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by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Thu Jul 09, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Larry Gavin
Replies: 10
Views: 667

Re: Larry Gavin

hey, whiteglovedhowdy IS a good guy. I was never so sure about Larry Gavin. Here’s what he’s told me. He knew there was a problem when he missed 2 turkeys at ten yards with his bow. He also fell down a lot. One night at four o’clock he could stand up at 5:00 he couldn’t. Had surgery. Spent many many...
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: What is it about this year?
Replies: 11
Views: 1302

Re: What is it about this year?

I’ve found remembering has flaws. I keep track of numbers. Frequently when I think things are slow they really aren't. 25 fish over 8 hours may seem slow but still 25 fish. Fishing pressure is high. Going deep is good idea. I’ve been fishing with tenkara, picking apart each current seam. Every pocke...
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Wed Apr 22, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Tomorrow 70 Degrees+
Replies: 13
Views: 1144

Re: Tomorrow 70 Degrees+

April 22. As predicted. Fished south of 90. Some midgy things at 11:00 until 12:30.caddis began. Fished them until 2:00. Used a screaming banshee and they seemed to love it. Mrs. Howdy used a Bartz pg caddis it was all she had I guess. She was upstream hooting and laughing catching fish too. It was ...
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Wed Mar 11, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Stream Conditions
Replies: 14
Views: 1603

Re: Stream Conditions

Jrs I have a three Weight Scott rod you can use for as long as you need one. Having trouble with pm’s or would have used that. Let me know.
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: fishing report Jan 6
Replies: 10
Views: 1268

Re: fishing report Jan 6

I use bio strike. A half inch, slightly larger than leader width, casts great, adjustable, no splash highly visible.
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Sun Dec 22, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Logging WMA’s
Replies: 3
Views: 1105

Logging WMA’s

Great article by Tony Kennedy on plans to log wma’s. Well worth a read. I believe Wendy gave a heads up on this a few months ago. Can’t find the post however.
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: 2020 Tenkara Wisconsin Campout
Replies: 1
Views: 522

Re: 2020 Tenkara Wisconsin Campout

Cool idea, I guess it’s a tradition. I think it is great when people get together around fish and fishing! Advanced planning is my weakness.
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Wed Oct 30, 2019 5:53 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Skinny season
Replies: 2
Views: 684

Skinny season

Anyone fishing the skinny season? I fished a park last Thursday. Caught a bunch of fish. Black stonefly deep and slow. By noon every spot had fisherman so some folks are getting out! Sunny but chilly day. Tomorrow I’m putting on my nurse costume and hitting An as yet undetermined town. Then trick or...
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Sun Oct 20, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Not just us old guys fly fishing
Replies: 3
Views: 807

Re: Not just us old guys fly fishing

Millennials are like unicorns, not sure either exist. Fish away, I say! Enjoy! Don’t drop your backcast, learn to double haul; oh, and stay away from my carp.
by WhiteGlovedHowdy
Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Fish kill on Garvin?
Replies: 23
Views: 5057

Re: Fish kill on Garvin?

how about we keep the subject fly fishing.