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Old 10-25-2011, 11:38 AM
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Originally Posted by duckypaddler View Post
You really should have gone into the local fly shop for some flies. The insect hatches there are so prolific that the fish really know what they are looking for, and if you don't match it perfectly you can be out of luck.
We did go to the fly shop there, just didn't want to mention it on another fly shop's board! I used mainly the sulphur flies I bought there. There were the same size and color as the flies I managed to catch and look at. I think my drift was less than stellar. The stimulator was only used before we found a hatch. I should have had the sulphur on as a locator instead of the stimi first thing though. Oh well, I'll know better next time! Thanks for the comment!
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