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Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-25-2014, 04:11 PM
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Posted By Rog 1
2weight...Yes when I started fishing in the park...

2weight...Yes when I started fishing in the park I was 13 years old...that was 54 years ago. The hatchery was still located above the campground in the Chimneys Picnic area. This was a full blown...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-21-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,001
Posted By Rog 1
I love fishing the WPLP....started my trout...

I love fishing the WPLP....started my trout fishing there when I was 14 and the river was a Sportsman's Stream...those streams so designated required all fish under 16" be released and only one fish...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-20-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Rog 1
My buddy and I have always used small zip lock...

My buddy and I have always used small zip lock bags....place a small flat rock in the bag and leave it on a visible rock where you enter ahead of your partner...at the end of the day you can use this...
Forum: In The Backcountry 08-06-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,152
Posted By Rog 1
There is actually an island before you get to the...

There is actually an island before you get to the campsite....be sure to walk back down and fish up the right hand side...also, as you hike in there is a bluff where the trail narrows and you are...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 07-16-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 416
Posted By Rog 1
And it is just not the rivers...climbed out of...

And it is just not the rivers...climbed out of the stream at Greenbrier just below the footbridge to Ramsey...had been sprinking that morning...Sat. before Easter...stepped on a wet rock on dry land...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 07-15-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,182
Posted By Rog 1
I love reading these kinds of posts...it is...

I love reading these kinds of posts...it is amazing that there are so many different types of tackle and flies that have been adopted as favorites for fishing the same kind of water. I have used it...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 07-10-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 749
Posted By Rog 1
I too wish to add how sorry I am to hear of your...

I too wish to add how sorry I am to hear of your fishing buddy's passing. After my divorce I swapped out a set of golf clubs for a pure breed lab puppy...just a black fur ball with a little pink...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 07-09-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,007
Posted By Rog 1
Townsend is quieter but it generates a lot of...

Townsend is quieter but it generates a lot of tubers in the local waters of the Little River..best water is Tremont but it gets a lot of traffic along the road into that area.
Get off the main drag...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 06-10-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,007
Posted By Rog 1
What I have seen people do in the past is to...

What I have seen people do in the past is to check the reservation site for the campground for any available sites on a single day period...cancellations do happen.
Make a reservation for that one...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 05-29-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,455
Posted By Rog 1
The really big water is just upstream from where...

The really big water is just upstream from where the old "turnaround" used to be...now it is one mile beyond the trailhead. At one time you could drive all the way to the forks of the river...3.7...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 05-23-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,455
Posted By Rog 1
There may be some truth to statement about the...

There may be some truth to statement about the former stocking of the park waters creating some hold overs but most of the stocking was down lower in the "road waters" where the tourists had more...
Forum: Fly Fishing Around the World 05-13-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 591
Posted By Rog 1
OK...the trip is on. My fishing buddy has just...

OK...the trip is on. My fishing buddy has just made our reservations for 5 nights and four days of guided fishing on the Owen River on the South Island the last week of October. This is a brown trout...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-28-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By Rog 1
Just cannot ride them on any of the trails....but...

Just cannot ride them on any of the trails....but they will let horses travel these same trails to no end...go figure. Good advice about hiding the bike...this time of year with the foilage out...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-22-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Posted By Rog 1
Great choice of campground....absolutely love...

Great choice of campground....absolutely love Elkmont. If you want an overnight excursion I would hike to CS24 if not closed for bear activity. There is a new campsite at the Huskey Trail head which...
Forum: Fly Fishing Around the World 04-12-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 591
Posted By Rog 1
New Zealand

I may have an opportunity to do a dream trip in early fall to New Zealand to go fishing. I was wondering if anyone on here has had any experience way over there and if so where to start looking for...
Forum: In The Backcountry 03-20-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Rog 1
I have been fishing that area for over 40 years...

I have been fishing that area for over 40 years and have never had any problems with leaving my car there....but as with every where else....a little common sense works wonders. Not a hard walk to...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 03-14-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,433
Posted By Rog 1
I still have the collapsible plastic cup that my...

I still have the collapsible plastic cup that my grandfather carrying in his vest...I can still remember him standing in the middle of Tremont dipping water right out the stream to drink on a hot...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 11-14-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 924
Posted By Rog 1
I don't like to limit myself to always trying to...

I don't like to limit myself to always trying to match the hatch...not afraid to put something on the water that might make them curious...just don't ever know...one of my best afternoons was fishing...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 11-13-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 924
Posted By Rog 1
Last Hurrah....

I made one last trip to the Park before the end of my fishing season...I live too far away to drive all the way up there during the winter season to toss lead at trout-sicles!! My brother and I drove...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 11-01-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By Rog 1
While I don't get to do much fishing up there...

While I don't get to do much fishing up there after my usual trip in late September, in the past a lot has had to do with the weather. I will drown a few nymps early while waiting for the sun to warm...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 10-31-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 912
Posted By Rog 1
I got my first lab in exchange for a set of golf...

I got my first lab in exchange for a set of golf clubs....best deal I ever made. Her full name was Smoky Brook of Elkmont...just love the smoke like mist over the Little River in Elkmont. She has...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 09-09-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 770
Posted By Rog 1
Mad Dash to Elkmont

After having been rained out of two trips in July I decided to take an extra day while visiting my son at college. Left Florida Wednesday afternoon and got to Elkmont around mid-night. Camped in the...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-29-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,308
Posted By Rog 1
I can remember when there were no browns anywhere...

I can remember when there were no browns anywhere in the park....there used to be a lot of large rainbows that you could stalk like you are doing in some of the larger waters...WPLP used to be a...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-27-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,104
Posted By Rog 1
All very good information posted on this...

All very good information posted on this issue....from now until end of October don't be afraid to think "big" terrestrials...sometimes this will trigger some great top water action even during the...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 08-26-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,127
Posted By Rog 1
Like most of us I have too many rods and not...

Like most of us I have too many rods and not enough days to fish them all...for the smaller "cricks" I love to fish my Orvis original one ounce...6'6" 2 wt....smallest of my rods but have caught my...
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