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Old 03-25-2010, 02:19 PM
Knothead Knothead is offline
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Location: SE Tennessee
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Default vest or chest pack?

It depends on the weather and where I am fishing. Hot weather gets the nod for the lanyard. Small fly box with enough flies selected for the day. If I'm fishing in cooler weather, I go with the vest. I don't own a chest pack. I find that I carry too much junk that I never use on the water.
The perfect example of a minimalist is a friend of mine. He fishes with a fanny pack with a bit of tippet and leader material and a couple of plastic snuff cans with some flies. And he catches trout!
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