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by High Stick
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Group apathy
Replies: 66
Views: 13164

It's clear all attempts to nudge this whole discussion toward gratitude have been unsuccessful. Gratitude for? I think this thread is more about what's wrong with the state of the state and how to get membership numbers to move forward. Call it an airing of grievances, if you will, but clearly some...
by High Stick
Fri Apr 13, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Group apathy
Replies: 66
Views: 13164

Re: Group apathy

It appears MTA also has problems getting members who are active. Your right, and for "some" of the same reasons, nobody wants to take on a leadership role and put in the long hours of work required to keep an organization running on all cylinders! Exactly, but don't bad mouth those who do. Like I'v...
by High Stick
Tue Apr 10, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Group apathy
Replies: 66
Views: 13164

Until TU takes a stand against some of the recent stream work implementations that are being forced upon them, which I realize they won't due to Ecological Services holding all the cards, then I am out. The leadership at the state level leaves a great deal to be desired. You're right: Protect clean ...
by High Stick
Tue Apr 10, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Best Waders Under $200
Replies: 3
Views: 1362

Redington Palix River pants. $119.
by High Stick
Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Fly Line Recommendations
Replies: 34
Views: 7551

SA WF Amplitude. I was a Sharkwave fan until SA evolved to Amplitude. A sidebar to this, I do clean my lines every month or so. My goal is to get two years out of a line and then start over. I used to be a an avid Rio user but found the Scientific Angler lines cast better for me. There are some thin...
by High Stick
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Rod Repair / Replacement Suggestions?
Replies: 11
Views: 3539

I had the same problem with one the original Redington RS2 8' 2 weight rods. Broke an inch off and had it repaired at Wild Goose for a few bucks. Ultimately broke more of it off and had no choice but to mail it back. They sent me their next best things which was not in the same class as the RS2. Sol...
by High Stick
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: You'll Like This (total lunacy)
Replies: 4
Views: 2423

Bluestem always has some interesting articles. Congressman Drazkowski made some unscientifically backed comments about clean water issues in the past year or two. You can go back in the archives and read their logic.