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Old 07-09-2008, 09:48 AM
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Default Tremont 7/9/08

When to go try out my first flies that I have tied at tremont yeststerday and smoked um. I caught some where in the teens of rainbows. I fished my size 16 sulphur parachute pattern as my dry fly and droped my size 20 zebra midge variation about a foot below. Most of my fish came on the midge I think mostly b/c the fish where looking for a smaller dry, but I did catch a few on the sulphur pattern as it started to get dark. I tied a 8 last night on a size 18 hook and I'll give it a try thursday. I took some pictures of a few fish and posted them on my website at http://pimpmyfish.wordpress.com/gallery/ they will be the ones labled tremont rainbow. On a few of the pictures you can see my midge in the top of the mouth.
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Old 07-10-2008, 11:53 AM
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Glad you had a good time and nice talking to you out on the water. Its always awesome to catch fish on flies you just tied up...
"Then He said to them, 'Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.'" Matthew 4:19

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Old 07-10-2008, 01:03 PM
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J Zimmerman

Congrates. glad you caught some fish on your flies. The first fly I tyed was a Male Adam. I caught some fish with it at Elkmont. I can still remember it like it was yesturday. I was 14 when this milestone occured. That was a long time back. These are memories to hold on to. Again great job and keep on tying and fly fishing...

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