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by Vance
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: B’kill
Replies: 6
Views: 204

Re: B’kill

Hi, You really have to fish that area from around 7:00 to dark. The biggest one I ever caught there was 201/2 inches long and put up a great fight. I released it and hopefully some else caught it and released it. If you park at the bridge and walk up the road you will see a path to the river. Start ...
by Vance
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: B’kill
Replies: 6
Views: 204

Re: B’kill

Theroe, We were fishing below the old Hansel and Gretle. Do you know where Baxter Hole is? We parked at the bridge on Old 17 and walked upstream aways. We were the only ones fishing that area and it is a great area to fish. From Baxter’s down to the bridge must be close to 1/2 mile and just great wa...
by Vance
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: B’kill
Replies: 6
Views: 204

Re: B’kill

Theroe, Thanks for the advice, but now I am back home in Manahawkin,n.j. I spent 31/2 days fishing the Beaverkill and now wife has me working at home. Cutting lawn, power washing the house etc. We went to dinner last night to celebrate our 52nd. anniversary. Just checked the flow on the B’kill and i...
by Vance
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: March Brown
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: March Brown

Ed, Thanks for the feed back. At least I am not the only one that has days where every thing you throw at them is wrong. Catch you later in the week. Bill
by Vance
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: March Brown
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: March Brown

Ed, Look at my other post called B’kill. Maybe you could clue me in on what they were taking? It was so frustrating that I could not catch one or even have one on for a few seconds. Bill
by Vance
Fri Jun 07, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: B’kill
Replies: 6
Views: 204

B’kill

Hello Folks, OK, This is my trip on Thursday. My last post was for Tue. and Wed. See MarchBrowns. Had another good day on Thursday. Only caught one in the morning but by 2 PM the fish opened there mouthes and I caught 7 good size fish and missed three. Went back to the house where I was staying with...
by Vance
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: March Brown
Replies: 5
Views: 210

March Brown

Hello Folks, Well finally made to the Bkill yesterday afternoon. Missed the first 4 trout that took a swipe at my fly then after swearing at myself caught 4 in a row. That was Tuesday and today Wed. Caught 7 and missed 3. All trout caught were on a March Brown except for one Wed. evening which I cau...
by Vance
Mon Jun 03, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: May fishing
Replies: 10
Views: 773

Re: May fishing

Hello Ed, My son is a Capt. on the Fairfax County fire dept. in Va. The colors on that picture of the Brook Trout are amazing. They don’t get any better then those colors Just so pretty. Bill
by Vance
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: May fishing
Replies: 10
Views: 773

Re: May fishing

Hello Ed, Ed, Aren’t you fishing? I really enjoy your posts on SGM. I am going up this coming Tuesday thru Friday morning. I’ll be mostly fishing the Beaverkill and the East Branch. You or anyone will know me by my wading staff made from a rake handle and crooked in the middle. Good fishing everyone...
by Vance
Sat May 18, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: The Dry Fly
Topic: Dry Fly Proportion
Replies: 8
Views: 258

Re: Dry Fly Proportion

Boat dog, I have not fished in Mass. but you are not that far away from the Housatonic River in Conn. it has mucho hatches. If by any chance you can get to the Catskills for a few days you will be hooked on fly fishing. You have all of the great rivers. Beaverkill,Willowemoc,East Branch andthe famou...