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Old 02-23-2012, 10:06 PM
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Default Cataloochee creek gray hackle

Anyone still fishing an old pattern something like this?

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Old 02-24-2012, 09:37 AM
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Anyone still fishing an old pattern something like this?
All the time...one of my favorite styles and one that works great in all aspects of fly fishing...
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Old 02-24-2012, 10:14 AM
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Looks like a great fly. Ought to work on the SoHo when the sulphurs are hatching.
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Old 02-24-2012, 10:29 AM
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saw this fly in a book that Roger (Lowe) has out showing fly patterns for the Smokies.
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Old 02-24-2012, 11:14 AM
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olesmoke...looks similar to the smoky mountain candy fly that paula named.
Lookin' forward to testing out those leaders you sent me.
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Old 02-24-2012, 12:20 PM
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hope a great biggun stretches your string....... I think Walter Babb had a Smoky mt candy pattern but it had groundhog tail and split wing I believe.Have to check when I can get home.
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Old 02-24-2012, 10:02 PM
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Peewee, why are you tying stuff that floats? You planning on giving 'em to Dean?
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Old 02-24-2012, 10:36 PM
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Hey there 5 x how you been?I'm going to put these floaters on point and bring a sinker down river on their 6 and start the fishin......
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Old 03-13-2012, 02:32 PM
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This fly is a traditional favorite of the Cherokees on the Qualla Boundary.

They call it a gray hackle yellow.

Best fished wet.
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Old 03-14-2012, 11:15 PM
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Yep, have several in the fly box.

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