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Monthly Archives: April 2013


North Georgia Trout Going For The Gold

By Chris Shaffer | 04/29/2013 For three months I’ve listened to a few friends brag about how good trout fishing is on Georgia’s Chattahoochee River. After flying 2,000 miles from Southern California, to The South, I was eager to tackle this urban Atlanta fishery. Fortunately, Mother Nature wasn’t as ready as I was. With the [...]

Virginia’s Big Stoney Creek Yielding Big Numbers of Rainbows

By Chris Shaffer | 04/25/2013 My fishing buddy Robert Fix and I were trying to persuade each other. Fix, who lives in West Virginia, hoped to convince me to drive north and trout fish near Princeton, West Virginia, an area he knew extremely well. I, on the other hand, wanted to fish a scenic mountain [...]

Learn How To Brine – And Troll – Herring

By Paul LeFebvre | 04/23/2013 I find myself prepping gear and converting the jet boat in a state of frenzy as improving reports of spring salmon echo throughout Oregon. Whether you live in Eugene and fish the Willamette, in Portland and fish the Columbia, or perhaps near the Southern Oregon coastline where the Rogue can [...]

Pautzke TV Returns From Trout Fishing – In Virginia!

By Chris Shaffer | 04/21/2013 I can’t tell you how many times in the last week I’ve been asked, “What are you doing in Virginia?” “Trout Fishing,” I’d reply. “In Virginia?” Having been planted in the Northwest for more than 75 years, I too, was shocked a few months back when I booked Pautzke TV [...]

You Wanted Green – You Got It!

By Duane Inglin | 04/19/2013 There is no better field test than to have product in the hands of fishermen and let them weigh in on how effective it is – or isn’t. In a mere two years Fire Brine has passed through the hands of tens of thousand of anglers in from the West [...]

Veteran Guide Share Secrets: Curing Prawns For Salmon/Steelhead

By Lee Barkie | 04/01/2013 I’ve been using prawns to catch salmon and steelhead for 20 years. It’s pretty simple: if something small and white comes down those fish are going to smell it and bite it. Over the years I’ve dyed my prawns red, orange and pink, but this year I didn’t have any [...]