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    We had him as our featured tyer for the Texas...

    We had him as our featured tyer for the Texas FlyFishers Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival back on Feb. 1st and he did a great job. You'll enjoy his presentations.
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    Mark, If you have access to a lighted pier, you...

    Mark, If you have access to a lighted pier, you might was to do a little night fishing whiile your down there. Last Fridaynight, I was fishing off the end of my BrotherInLaw's pier and hammered the...
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    Clousers, wolly buggers, rattle rousers, bend...

    Clousers, wolly buggers, rattle rousers, bend backs and spoon flies work well. One key to getting a hook set in a flounder is not to set the hook until you have taken up all the slack line (slowly)...
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    Comment and a little bit of advice...when you...

    Comment and a little bit of advice...when you first look at this pattern, you might get the idea that it's a difficult fly to tie but it's not, it's Cordell's humor and some handy tips. What I found...
  5. 19th Annual Dr Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival - 2/5/11

    19th Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival


    Hosted by the Texas FlyFishers


    Fly tying for everyone?expert, novice or the beginner

    Everyone mark your calendar for Saturday, February 5th,...
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    Redfish on poppers are great. The key is to...

    Redfish on poppers are great. The key is to strike when you feel this fish, not when you see the strike. My favorite is a fly developed by Capt. Scott Sparrow for reds down in the Laguna Madre called...
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    Yes, and a lot of them too. Here is a link to our...

    Yes, and a lot of them too. Here is a link to our club's website. Come by for one of our meetings, the last Tuesday of the month... http://www.texasflyfishers.org/ . Look us up when you get down...
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    Isla Holbox, Mexcio - July 8th thru 13

    Isla Holbox, Mexico
    July 8-13, 2010
    Anglers: Chris Sumers and Jim Farley

    In 2009, with things as they were, I decided not to take a vacation and fished locally. But, I told my wife that in 2010,...
  9. Dupre' Spoon flies are good to have in your box...

    Dupre' Spoon flies are good to have in your box as are small foam poppers and bend back / rattle rousers.

    Good luck, Chris
  10. Thread: Flies

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    Try this one. There is a lot of great tying info...

    Try this one. There is a lot of great tying info and tutorials. Also, check out the the one BobPop has on the shapes of bait and flies.

    http://www.aswf.info/
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    Live on the south side of Houston, TX. Nowadays,...

    Live on the south side of Houston, TX. Nowadays, I fish the flats primarily for trout and redfish but, in the summer I'll go out past the breakers for tarpon, jacks, kingfish, tuna and anything else...
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    Watching the video. Kewl, a little tight, but...

    Watching the video. Kewl, a little tight, but still kewl. I brought back a similar situation from last summer when I was fishing the Chandeleur Islands, off Louisiana. We were drifting in about 6 ft...
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    Beautiful fish, Bob. A couple of years ago my...

    Beautiful fish, Bob.

    A couple of years ago my wife and I flew to Oahu for a week of getaway fun and I had the opportunity to fish Kaneohe Bay with a friend. When we arrived at our walkin point,...
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    I use 16# & 20# Hard Mason for my weed...

    I use 16# & 20# Hard Mason for my weed guards...mainly because they are easy to snip off after teh second or third cast.
    What I have done with some success on Charlies and Gotchas is add a little...
  15. Texas Flyfishers Fly Tying Festival - Feb. 7th, 2009

    FLY TYING FESTIVAL
    Hosted by the Texas FlyFishers

    Fly Tying for everyone......expert, novice or beginner!
    EVERYONE mark your calendar for February 7th, 2009 and plan to attend the Texas...
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    Good deal, JC! I quit back in August '95. I...

    Good deal, JC!

    I quit back in August '95. I was doing a pack / pack and a half a day of cowboy killers. Then, after a hard day's fishing offshore, fileting a mess of dolphin and helping my friend...
  17. I hope Gustav didn't put an end to that for this...

    I hope Gustav didn't put an end to that for this year.
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    When I go in for my annual, for some reason, the...

    When I go in for my annual, for some reason, the tests are run over the course of two days. I try to get them to take all the blood at one time, since I'm already plugged in, but since it takes 2...
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    I'm sorry to hear that. I'll remember him and the...

    I'm sorry to hear that. I'll remember him and the family in my prayers. I never got to meet Ed face to face, but I visited with him over the phone enough, when enquiring on his "specials", that I...
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    If you can plan a few days away while you are in...

    If you can plan a few days away while you are in Biloxi, you might want to try and book a mothership trip to the Chandeleurs or, later in the fall, the marsh. I've fished with Capt. Troy Fountain...
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    Kilroy, You might want to check out this site for...

    Kilroy, You might want to check out this site for your info.

    http://laflyfish.com/index.php

    Tight lines, Chris
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    Y'know, even at that size, you can see what makes...

    Y'know, even at that size, you can see what makes that fish special. Nice shots and pretty fish.

    Tight lines, Chris
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    I never leave home with out them...fishing or...

    I never leave home with out them...fishing or not. Thanks, Chris
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    Steve, I'll be fishing Marco Island the first...

    Steve,

    I'll be fishing Marco Island the first week in June and I'll certainly have some in my box. Any other advice you might want to pass along...I can keep a secret.

    Tight lines, Chris
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    Tony, I use the same stuff to make eyes. Also,...

    Tony, I use the same stuff to make eyes. Also, save the lids from coffee cans to make them on.

    Squeeze a drop of yellow, red or silver / gray for the iris and a smaller drop of black for the...
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