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Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 03-26-2015, 05:53 PM
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Views: 632
Posted By volfisher
Sorry that I'm a little late on this, IMHO,...

Sorry that I'm a little late on this,

IMHO, I would head over the ridge to Tellico... Browns on NR, Brookies on Sycamore, a little of it all in the Bald, and my favorite, 18+ inch stockers in the...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 03-26-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By volfisher
[QUOTE=Kris;114660]Vol, the scenery is the best....

[QUOTE=Kris;114660]Vol, the scenery is the best. What are you waiting for!?


I was planning to head up this weekend (or the past 3 weekends) but the temperature and rain gods just can't seem to...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 03-26-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By volfisher
Gorgeous fish and scenery! Can't wait to get my...

Gorgeous fish and scenery! Can't wait to get my Spring on :biggrin:
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 03-26-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 427
Posted By volfisher
I think you have a pretty good arsenal of rods....

I think you have a pretty good arsenal of rods. If I fish strictly dries, I'm usually after brookies in right places. My dry-specific rod is an Echo 6'9 3 wt. I also have and Orvis Superfine 7'9 2 wt...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-21-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,331
Posted By volfisher
A Chicago Bears cap on Cosby Creek.

A Chicago Bears cap on Cosby Creek.
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-14-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,518
Posted By volfisher
Don, I purchased an Echo Glass 6'9 3 wt. It'll...

Don, I purchased an Echo Glass 6'9 3 wt. It'll flex right down to the cork! I paired it with an Orvis Battenkill II reel with 4 wt line. Absolutely a blast! And I've not even fished it yet!
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-13-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,518
Posted By volfisher
Just a side question: has anyone here ever fished...

Just a side question: has anyone here ever fished Kantai Fork? What's the best access for brookies?
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-12-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,518
Posted By volfisher
:biggrin: Cosby is a lot more open than many...

:biggrin: Cosby is a lot more open than many believe, so walking isn't very difficult. Now the actual size of the creek is another story...
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Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-12-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,518
Posted By volfisher
I park where the Nature Trail Loop begins. You...

I park where the Nature Trail Loop begins. You can begin fishing there but I walk upstream via streamed for a ways to make sure it's brookies only.
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-11-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,518
Posted By volfisher
I frequently fish upper Cosby Creek. Is Leconte...

I frequently fish upper Cosby Creek. Is Leconte Creek similar in size?
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-10-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,518
Posted By volfisher
How do you access the park section of Leconte...

How do you access the park section of Leconte Creek? I've fished the area around the Ober Gatlinburg Tram but don't know how to get to the upstream parts. Do you start going towards the Roaring Fork...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-10-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,518
Posted By volfisher
Winter Question

I recently purchased a 6'9 3wt and can't wait to fish it. I was wondering what the best brookie stream in winter is. Hikes of 1 mile or less are preferable. Some of my ideas were: Sams Creek, Kantai...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 01-07-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,781
Posted By volfisher
Not my favorite fish, but my favorite one with...

Not my favorite fish, but my favorite one with photographic evidence :rolleyes:

http://i1367.photobucket.com/albums/r799/Volfisher/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zpsc75ee777.jpg...
Forum: General Fly Tying 01-07-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 452
Posted By volfisher
The Mara Bugger

http://i1367.photobucket.com/albums/r799/Volfisher/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zps2609737a.jpg (http://s1367.photobucket.com/user/Volfisher/media/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zps2609737a.jpg.html)
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Forum: General Fly Tying 12-31-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 790
Posted By volfisher
I really like straight eye hooks on bushy dries...

I really like straight eye hooks on bushy dries because I find that I can't always get the tippet through the eye due to hackle barbs. I prefer down-eye hooks for BH nymphs, but that's just me. I...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 12-30-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 700
Posted By volfisher
Like Ducky said, The West Prong goes to...

Like Ducky said,

The West Prong goes to your left and it's very flat where you see it going to the backcountry. A half dozen #14 yellow stimulators and a 2 wt rod on the West Prong in the summer...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 12-30-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By volfisher
Thanks for all the help everyone! My usual...

Thanks for all the help everyone!

My usual destinations are The Little River, Tremont, and The West Prong of the Little Pigeon. I mainly fish nymphs in pocket water. Is a particular leader length...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 12-30-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,550
Posted By volfisher
I made one using medium Wapsi Stretch Tubing,...

I made one using medium Wapsi Stretch Tubing, orange polypropylene yarn, and a pair of forceps or hackle pliars.
Forum: Tackle and Gear 12-29-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By volfisher
I've heard that 12 ft is a good length. It seems...

I've heard that 12 ft is a good length. It seems like 11-12 ft of leader + tippet is standard. Is there any reason to go with a level line over a furled leader (I would use a furled leader anyways I...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 12-29-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By volfisher
Tenkara Question

I'm interested in starting Tenkara fishing and have eyes several "kits." My major players are the Tenkara USA Iwana Kit, The Tenkara Rod Co Sawtooth Kit, and The Tenkara Rod Co Teton Kit. It says...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 12-03-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,972
Posted By volfisher
Great report! Christmas Break sure could come a...

Great report! Christmas Break sure could come a lot quicker :frown:.


Tenkara-smara :biggrin:
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 12-03-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 895
Posted By volfisher
Sorry for the late reply, I love Cosby Creek and...

Sorry for the late reply, I love Cosby Creek and since most of my family lives in Newport I fish it very often. If you want to catch some truly big fish there, there's a pull-off across the road from...
Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 12-03-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,275
Posted By volfisher
Thanks for all of the help guys! I'll definitely...

Thanks for all of the help guys! I'll definitely have to pick some of these up! Now I just learn how to catch the fish...
Forum: General Fly Tying 12-03-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,196
Posted By volfisher
I use Whiting 100 packs. You buy them by hook...

I use Whiting 100 packs. You buy them by hook size. They're very quick to tie with because they are pre-sized. The feathers come in sizes 10 to 20 I believe, but there are smaller "midge packs."...
Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 12-02-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,275
Posted By volfisher
It might just be me but I've found Surgeons Knots...

It might just be me but I've found Surgeons Knots to be hard to tie using tippet 5X and smaller. Improved clinches have never failed me be it 5 inch brook trout or 25 in smallmouth. I can also tie...
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