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Germany 30-05-2014

Germany 30-05-2014

It had rained continuously for several days so when we decided to go fishing after the rains stopped we where not sure what we would find. As the stream had a floor generally made up of sand any high water situation usually resulted in a coffee colored mess. A look at the river gage downstream showed that the flow was still double of the normal rate but upstream the situation usually was different. When we drove past another small stream…

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Harz 05-2014

Harz 05-2014

Allthough I am very happy with the local stream there are sometime moments when you are drawn to fish a little more exotic locations. In my case fishing a mountain stream is one of the things I love to do and luck had it that I was able to go on a short road trip with my fishing buddies to the Harz mountains. As usual a lot of fun, survived the thunder and lightning and caught my fair share of…

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Germany 18-05-2014

Germany 18-05-2014

Since it was raining cats and dogs last week fishing the stream was not possible. As I looked at the online rivergage I found it odd that the waterlevel had not receeded even though it had been dry for a couple of days. So I decided to take a gamble and had to the river anyway, a wise choice as the stream looked just fine. My first port of call was off course the roach hot spot and well it…

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Germany 04-05-2014

Germany 04-05-2014

The last few fishing sessions on the stream had been kind of slow even though temperatures had picked up and insect life gathered more speed. At the last venue I was out with some of the local flyfisherman and even though it was more of a social event quite a few fish where caught … but not by me. I struggled somewhat especially in the trout department. The last weekend was weather wise a bit dissappointing as it turned out…

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