Category Archives: Oregon Fishing

The Mule and I attempt to tackle litterers, but lack the right tools

While salmon fishing last weekend, Karlos and I came across some wilderness littering bastards. We picked up their trash on the trail, assessed which vehicles the trash belonged to with a little detective work and wrote a semi-threatening note to … Continue reading

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Fern Ridge, maiden voyage of the Boston Whaler

My bro just showed up in Oregon (*see previous posts) and he’s brought the boat. An old 1960s, 14-foot Boston Whaler skiff. We plan to do quite a bit of tidewater and bay fishing on the Oregon coast with the … Continue reading

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Footwear challenges, town run steelhead

After spending the past couple years in NYC, my brother hasn’t acquired the proper footwear for Eugene, Oregon: We spent the evening with Rob from Angler’s Book Supply on the Eugene town-run, fishing for steelhead. We tried swinging flies, but … Continue reading

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Time to pull the trigger folks: Get signed up for the tournament

The first annual McKenzie River Two-Fly Tournament will take place October 3-4, 2008 on the McKenzie River. Organized by The Caddis Fly Angling Shop and Trout Unlimited Chapter 678 (McKenzie River, Upper Willamette Chapter), proceeds from this inaugural event will … Continue reading

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Nate is here now

My little bro just moved in from the East Coast — living the Lebowski life. We got the lines wet yesterday with The Mule (who is no longer allowed to call me “plus thirty”).

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Quality time with the Mule

Spending some quality time with the Mule these past few days — partying down at Wild Bill’s Nuptial Extravaganza, swimming at Fall Creek, escaping the Oregon heat wave by heading to the foggy coast, and crashing into boulders on Martins … Continue reading

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Wildflowers, bear bait, BBQ and hidden lakes

Pretty good headline, eh? Well, it was a pretty good weekend. It started out with a keg of Ninkasi at my house on Friday night. I did what was expected, grilled food, drank beer, pitched horseshoes and eventually busted out … Continue reading

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