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by mwinkels
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:47 pm
Forum: Fly Tying & Entomology
Topic: Hooks?
Replies: 14
Views: 8950

Hooks?

I am using a TMC 921 size 16 and TMC 2487 size 18 hooks to tie prince and hare's ear nymphs. I don't remember what the number for the 14s were. I through out the package. They all seem to be to short and scrunched. What hook size and brands would you suggest?
by mwinkels
Wed Apr 20, 2011 12:32 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Winona S.H. Fly Fishing Club
Replies: 7
Views: 2706

It is a good concept, but it is going to take a lot of time and effort to move forward. My best advice is to find a core group of kids and they move it forward with minimal guidance from you. It will only take off if the kids want it to. My other advice is to make sure you cover your butt! How is th...
by mwinkels
Tue Apr 19, 2011 12:41 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: 5+" of snow.
Replies: 25
Views: 11031

Around Rushford/Peterson area there is more accumulation. The roads were a mess of slush and improved as I headed North. For those of you with the severe itch you might be better off trying a stream North of 90. Hope that helps!
by mwinkels
Sat Apr 09, 2011 3:54 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Knee Jerk Reaction?
Replies: 6
Views: 3416

I am not sure what to think. I am thankful meat is being used. I understand the aggressive approach, but should the DNR of required the game farm to remove soil after their animals were found to be infected since it was their business? The soil can become toxic just like a spill of chemicals. Did th...
by mwinkels
Sat Apr 09, 2011 7:16 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Knee Jerk Reaction?
Replies: 6
Views: 3416

Knee Jerk Reaction?

So was the killing of roughly 900 deer a knee jerk reaction or a necessary evil? I am glad to hear only the 1 deer tested positive. Does anyone know why the fawns were not tested? I am amusing they would not be exposed long enough?? Also, What is happening to all the meat from the deer harvested by ...
by mwinkels
Sat Apr 09, 2011 7:04 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Streamer Fishing April 6th
Replies: 6
Views: 3731

Nice lookin fish! I need to get out as soon as the health allows.
by mwinkels
Sat Apr 09, 2011 7:02 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Conflicting Management -- VA vs. Feds
Replies: 17
Views: 8252

Re:

I'd like it if man just tried to simplify things and left everything alone, go back to gardening and hunting/gathering. I think that might require more effort than most would be willing to put in....If I could I would love to fade away into the deep woods from April until November...not going to li...
by mwinkels
Wed Apr 06, 2011 4:31 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Conflicting Management -- VA vs. Feds
Replies: 17
Views: 8252

bring on the TAIMEN!! on a 2wt!!