Author: Vickie Loftus

Part 2 of 4: Stillwater Presentation Tactics I have observed that anglers who employ particular presentation tactics on lakes consistently outfish those who don’t. In Part 2 of this series, I share with you these presentation tips and tactics that …

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It’s been my privilege to introduce new as well as experienced female anglers to remarkable fishing this spring. This fishing report includes an update on two Oregon lakes as well as showcasing three extraordinary women. Hyde Lake, Oregon The fishing …

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This four-part series will provide you straightforward information on how you may improve your success fly fishing on lakes. Part 1 of 4: Water conditions dictate fly color selection Follow these guidelines to increase the fly’s visibility when you’re faced …

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Come check out a great place to fly fish close to Portland: Fly Fishing in the Vineyard…Wilder Lake! Enjoy a private and secluded fly-fishing experience on a pristine, 8-acre, spring-fed lake. The rich aquatic habitat supports trout ranging in length …

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To the Traveling Sedge Hatch! June 27, 28, 29, and 30, 2019 Monster Lake, Wyoming Attention to all anglers who love to catch fish on the dry: Experience the traveling sedge hatch at Monster Lake, Wyoming. Fishing Fee: $250 per …

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Anglers have been calling me eagerly waiting for the spring thaw to get back on the water. In anticipation for getting your lines wet, now is the perfect time to schedule your fishing trips for the year. I have just …

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Part 4 of a 4 part series Monster Lake Ranch is a premier fly-fishing destination offering 280 acres of fishing on two private lakes, Quick Lake and Monster Lake. Well named, Monster Lake Ranch offers anglers a chance to catch …

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Part 3 in a 4 part series Located 30 miles southwest of Evanston, Wyoming, lies a world-class stillwater fishery. It’s known by many names including, “Guild Ranch Reservoir,” “Hawg Heaven,” “Guild and Dean Reservoir,” and “Piedmont Reservoir,” but locals know …

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Part 2 in a 4 part series Hyde Lake is located on the historic Yamsi Ranch in southern Oregon. This lake is a hidden gem just waiting for you to discover its remarkable fishing. I enjoy fishing this lake in …

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Part 1 in a 4 part series The largest trout I ever caught was at Pronghorn lake. She was 30 inches in length and weighed in at 25 pounds! Imagine yourself hooking into trout of that size… This remarkable fishery …

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