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Bipolar Balanced Leech Fly

Bipolar Balanced Leech Fly Pattern .. Ahhhh night shifts! 3:30 AM and all kinds of crazy shite is going through my head. Every now and then a balanced leech flashes by and then is gone … lost in a smorgasbord … Continue reading

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UV Leech Fly Pattern

UV Leech Fly Pattern … The UV Leech fly pattern is my favorite starting and finishing fly on any lake. The tungsten bead gets it in the zone quick and keeps it there during windy days. You can play around … Continue reading

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The Triple F Comes Through in the Crunch

July 9, 2010: Well tis that time of year so we packed up our fishing gear – heavy on the caddis patterns – and hit yet another gorgeous Kamloops area lake.  Today’s lake sits at just over 4000 feet and … Continue reading

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Mid May 2010 Kamloops Area Lakes Fishing Report

 May 17, 2010:  Ok the weekend reports are in and here’s what we know:  This past weekend, in general, has fished slower than the week leading into it, especially at the lakes between the 3500 – 4000 foot elevation mark. Not sure if … Continue reading

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Roche Lake Kamloops Early Spring Fishing Report

April 27, 2010: Roche lake is located about 40 minutes south of Kamloops on Highway 5A (the old Merritt highway) and was our fishing destination for today. Roche lake sits at about 3800 feet and has been ice free for no … Continue reading

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Triple F Leech Fly Pattern

Triple F Leech Fly Pattern … *** just updated with a step by step instructional video of the “Olive Red Head” version of this effective & durable fly pattern! The Triple F  (Fat Furry Foker) was originally designed, hence its … Continue reading

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Low Elevation Kamloops Area Lake Fishing Report

  Sunday April 18, 2010:  Sunny & clear with a bit of wind on this low elevation (approx 1800 feet) Kamloops area lake. The water temperature was 53 F and the lake appeared to be in turn over. There were lots … Continue reading

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Another Kamloops Area Lake Report

Today’s Kamloops area lake found us at about 3000 feet where, like yesterday, there was nothing hatching, the water temprature was just under 40 degrees and the air temperature felt about the same! Unlike yesterday, however, today was sunny, the wind was fairly … Continue reading

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Kamloops Area Lake Fishing Report

Another cold wet day but this time with a bit more ‘to the boat’ action than our last trip! This particular Kamloops area lake sits at about 2900 feet and has been ice off for almost 3 weeks.  Within these … Continue reading

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Edith Lake – Take 2

Well it was cold and it was wet but we just had to get out so …. off we went to fish the ‘almost’ ice off Edith lake! And although we did finally manage to key in on what they were taking … Continue reading

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Edith Lake Report

Well it was a lazy Easter Sunday so I decided to take a drive and check out the status of Edith Lake. Edith is famous for it’s large rainbow’s and brookies AND it’s close to home so needless to say I … Continue reading

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Kamloops Area Lakes Fishing Report

OK according to my sources ……. Jocko Lake is ice off and has been fishing well on chironomid pupa, bloodworms & micro leeches. Try to get in on the action as soon as you can as we can expect about a … Continue reading

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