Tag Archives: Salmon fishing

Destination Flyfishing: The Good News and the . . .

“There will be days when the fishing is better than one’s most optimistic forecast, others when it is far worse. Either is a gain over just staying home.”  ~Roderick Haig-Brown Few of us who enjoy flyfishing are fortunate enough to … Continue reading

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Why I Have Stopped Eating Farmed Salmon . . .

As a dedicated (my wife would say “fanatic”) flyfisherman, I love to fish and I also enjoy eating fish.  To me there is nothing better than fresh or saltwater fish poached, pan-fried, or even “sashimi style” (a taste acquired many … Continue reading

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2011 Flyfishing and Environmental posts in review

Time is but a stream I go a fishing in.   Thoreau Each year I try to get in a few “adventure” flyfishing trips to some interesting place on the globe where the country is wild and the fishing rugged. … Continue reading

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Fishing and Bad Weather . . .

For the man sound in body and serene of mind there is no such thing as bad weather; every sky has its beauty, and storms which whip the blood do but make it pulse more vigorously.  ~George Gissing When I … Continue reading

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Flyfishing with Jack Hemingway

“Time is but the stream I go fishing in. I drink at it, but while I drink I see the sandy bottom and detect how shallow it is. It’s thin current slides away, but eternity remains.”         … Continue reading

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