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Pyramid Lake Clinic- 3-14-15

Doug O and I will be holding a Pyramid Lake Clinic at Pyramid Lake in Nevada on Saturday March 14th. This may be the last of our clinics at Pyramid this year.

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Sage Fly Rods

I got my first “real fly rod” on a trip to the Upper Sac when I was 13.

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Spey Fishing Truckee River

Switch Rod- Swing Clinic- Truckee River 1-24-15

Slow and low that is the tempo. Got a two hander?  Welp, winter is a great time to use it on the Truckee River.

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Hirschdale Fire Truckee River

Hirschdale Fire

We had a little scare here in Hirschdale, the land of trout and clear blue waters. Thankfully, we came out unscathed.

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Hoot Owl Closure

Flows are still fine on the Truckee River, don’t panic, but check this out if you fish the river.

Da Dean

Snapshots

I’m around a lot of different people and trout every day. I meet lots of characters, may as well take photos of them. I started taking the photo thing a little more serious of late, I’ll put a weeks worth of photos up here. That’s the direction I see this blog going. The site will be real plain, just random photos from the week. If you come up, there’s a good chance you’ll get a snapshot.

Fly Fishing the Truckee River

On Photography

I’ve used a lot of crappy digital point and shoot cameras over the years, nothing over a few hundred bucks, and they’re fine for goverment work, but you can only do so much with them.

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Truckee River Fly Fishing

Nymph Clinic-August 9th

Doug O and I are at it again. Tight line nymph clinic on the Truckee River, Saturday August 9th. If you want to learn some short line nymphing techniques, that is nymping without indicators, this is the class. 

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Working the Banks

Nymph Clinic 6-14-14

Doug O and I are at it again. Tight line nymph clinic on the Truckee River, Saturday June 14th. If you want to learn some short line nymphing techniques, that is nymping without indicators, this is the class.

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NRS Freestone Drifter Drift Boat

The NRS Freestone Drifter

The NRS Freestone Drifter/ inflatable drift boat is here. Inflatable drift boat technology is not new. NRS came out with the Clearwater Drifter a few years back.

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