Monthly Archives: March 2012

Tying the Double Bunny

One of my favorite streamers is a Double Bunny.  It is simple and effective.  I have caught bull trout, rainbows, smallmouth bass, and steelhead on this fly.  Once fish get to a certain size they eat other fish.  If you … Continue reading

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Testing NRS packrafts on the Wenaha: March 4, 2012

Although I had heard of a packraft before, they did not really catch my interest until I saw Greg Topf with one on the Wenaha last year.  I was intrigued, but felt a little weary about their durability.  When I … Continue reading

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Winter rafting, camping, and a little steelhead fishing with the kids on the Grande Ronde: February 2012

Taking kids on outdoor adventures is usually fun and often rewarding in different ways, but it is always more work.  I had been hankering to take our boys on a winter steelheading, rafting, and camping trip down the Grande Ronde … Continue reading

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