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Hook Your Own Rainbow Trout

Hook Your Own Rainbow Trout He’s hiding in there! As you wade upstream from the low water bridge, the rocks can be slippery under your feet, but if you’re careful with each step and don’t create ground vibrations, you can … Continue reading

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Cold, Clear Mountain Water

Cold, clear mountain water tastes good to most folks. The ones who live here sometimes take it for granted, that is, until they travel down to the flatlands. Beach water has a funny taste, not briny or brackish, but still … Continue reading

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The Colors are Calling

Bye Bye Hummingbird! The geese flew over a couple of days ago, honking the call for the hummers to come along. I’ve heard the little guys hitch a ride south. Maybe so. Maybe not. Usually around the 15th to 25th … Continue reading

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Forecast: Afternoon Showers

First, the leaves begin to rustle and whisper, “There’s a storm over the ridge.” Clouds filter the light to dim the shades of green around the yard. You reach for a sweater because the thermometer shows a drop of five … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Hot July Days

“And in the weather forecast for the Metroplex on this fine July day, nothing but sunshine that will bring us a hot 114 degrees and a low tonight of 92.” So what will you do to cool down? Take a break. Schedule … Continue reading

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Enjoy May in the Mountains

April ran off the calendar like the heavy rains washed it down the hill. It’s gone. With all the April showers the Pigeon River runs fat. The fish are well fed, but they still look for nymphs and Mayflies. May … Continue reading

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