May 1997

May 1997

Ode to the North Umpqua

Topics: The North Umpqua River in Oregon Fish: Steelhead Location(s): Oregon Water(s): North Umpqua River

  • By: Jim Repine

The Trouble With Tailwaters

Topics: Against tailwaters Fish: Trout

A Huck Finn Fantasy

Topics: Floating Montana's Smith River Fish: "brown trout, rainbow trout" Location(s): Montana Water(s): Smith River

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Freshwater Striped Bass

Topics: Freshwater stripers Fish: Freshwater stripers

  • By: Gary LaFontaine

Bank Water

Topics: Techniques for fishing bank waters Fish: Trout Dealer/Manufacturer(s):

  • By: Dave Hughes

For The Love Of Tailwaters

Topics: Pro tailwaters State Sector: Colorado

  • By: Ed Engle

Wild Thing

Topics: Fishing for landlocked salmon in Upstate New York and Maine Fish: Landlocked salmon Location(s): "Maine, Upstate New York" Water(s): "Bouquet River, Kennebec River" Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Climax Leader System, Orvis Super Strong Leader Kit, Rio Powerflex Leader Kit, Umpqua Leader Tying Kit"

  • By: Will Ryan

The Disaster That Didn't Happen

Topics: The 104th congress and what they did for the environment

  • By: Ted Williams

Bodio's Valedictory

Topics: Stephen Bodio steps down as Books editor

  • By: Stephen Bodio

Imitative Tying And The BWO

Topics: Imitative tying and the Blue Wing Olive Flypattern(s): Blue Wing Olive

  • By: Darrel Martin

Exploring

Topics: Finding new waters close to where you live

  • By: John Gierach