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Old 07-05-2018, 05:22 PM
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Default Fly Times Are Here Again!

No. 2 son (9-years-old) has finally decided that it is time to learn how to fly fish!

I bought him his first fly rod six years ago, and Iíve been patiently waiting since then. He decided a few days ago that he wanted to learn.

Here are a couple of photos from his first casting practice.

Trying to untangle a birdsí nest in his leader:

Walking back to our campsite after snapping off his leader:

Iím so happy that this day is finally here. Iím planning to let him use fly (instead of yarn) tomorrow.

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Old 07-05-2018, 06:43 PM
Bigwoodsman Bigwoodsman is offline
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Sweet! Fishing buds for life!

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Old 07-06-2018, 09:55 AM
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Nice I like it.
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Old 07-06-2018, 10:13 PM
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Thumbs up

If he hooks one of those bow river bows that live around that bridge he will be hooked......
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