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by lightenup
Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Bass in Pt Mnt and mayflies in PA
Replies: 3
Views: 336

Re: Bass in Pt Mnt and mayflies in PA

There is a nice one in the Gorge Hanging around the big rock in the Aquarium pool.
by lightenup
Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Bugs.
Replies: 13
Views: 865

Re: Bugs.

That last fly is a Cahill.
by lightenup
Sat May 25, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Thieves in KLG
Replies: 2
Views: 448

Re: Thieves in KLG

Trust people...NEVER!!!! Especially a place like the KLG, all sorts go down there. My favorites are the people who put dog shit in plastic bags and leave it there. FFS, if you are gonna leave it, don't bag it...and leash your animals, just like your gear, leash it to yourself...
by lightenup
Tue May 07, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: NJ Stockies
Replies: 13
Views: 1165

Re: NJ Stockies

With streamers I like to run the hook through the sharpener 4 or 5 times before I start fishing a new fly. Then again later if I'm nicking the bottom periodically. Sharp hooks increase hook ups and holds with the larger streamer hooks. I thought it was a hook issue so I even swapped out to new stre...
by lightenup
Fri May 03, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Shannon's One Fly
Replies: 10
Views: 638

Re: Shannon's One Fly

Be brave, go, tie an Adam's, and expect to win, even if you don't you may win a prize for big balls!!!!! :D
by lightenup
Wed May 01, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: poaching in Claremont section above the grist mill
Replies: 9
Views: 908

Re: poaching in Claremont section above the grist mill

Thanks. Just read your post. Sorry I didn't see it earlier. Could have used it yesterday. There were 2 guys spin fishing in the South Branch at the Arches in High Bridge yesterday, one above and one below, at about 2:30 yesterday. Hope the authorities saw them too. Maybe that area needs to be poste...
by lightenup
Sat Apr 27, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: poaching in Claremont section above the grist mill
Replies: 9
Views: 908

Re: poaching in Claremont section above the grist mill

I called the number on the signs in the KLG once as a couple of dicks were worm dunking after a storm...the lady who answered the phone sounded lost until I explained for a 3rd time, this is the number on the sign...she got it then, asked me my phone number, and to wait for a call back. I got a call...
by lightenup
Thu Apr 25, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Finally used my 2019 License
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Re: Finally used my 2019 License

He is sooo talented, he casts standing on his head? Nice fish!!!!
by lightenup
Sun Apr 21, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Lost fishing licenses
Replies: 9
Views: 739

Re: List fishing licenses

Call all local fly shops. Shannon's has reams of fishing licenses dropped off after being found by others, but few ever stop in the claim them. For NJ, it will cost you $2 to get a duplicate. it's free https://www.njfishandwildlife.com/duplic.htm Only if you buy online. I don't because I save a few...
by lightenup
Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Lost fishing licenses
Replies: 9
Views: 739

Re: List fishing licenses

I'm asking for help. I lost my NJ, PA and NY fishing licenses either near Saucon park or Point Mtn. Area. If anyone comes across them, would you kindly pm me. Much thanks. They are all together in a pinned plastic holder. Call all local fly shops. Shannon's has reams of fishing licenses dropped off...
by lightenup
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Lost fishing licenses
Replies: 9
Views: 739

Re: List fishing licenses

I believe you can go to the websites and reprint them, at least the New Jersey one can be. If you bought it online I am sure you can....PA and NY, not sure. Good luck..DALLAS SUCKS ;)
by lightenup
Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Out of State Trout Fishing
Topic: Felt Wading Shoes in NY Waters
Replies: 3
Views: 370

Re: Felt Wading Shoes in NY Waters

https://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/44848.html


Looks like they ask you to consider other options, but not a ban, unless I read it wrong.
by lightenup
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Who Wears A Vest?
Replies: 33
Views: 1687

Re: Who Wears A Vest?

who here fished with those crappy old zebco closed face button launchers....might have been the worst reel ever made. I was 5 and knew it stunk....still had fun though. 😁 Ron Popeil’s Pocket Fisherman, I still have mine. [url][https://images.app.goo.gl/T5k4EUqf9ySk56ZR7/url] Far superior product th...
by lightenup
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: 1st River Trip of the 2019 Trout Season
Replies: 5
Views: 732

Re: 1st River Trip of the 2019 Trout Season

I seed that fish on instagram....how are the frog's toggs working out? :D
by lightenup
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Who Wears A Vest?
Replies: 33
Views: 1687

Re: Who Wears A Vest?

who here fished with those crappy old zebco closed face button launchers....might have been the worst reel ever made. I was 5 and knew it stunk....still had fun though. 😁 Nothing has hurt fishing license sales more than those Dog Shit reels ..... I'd give up fishing if that's all I had ... I'm sure...
by lightenup
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Who Wears A Vest?
Replies: 33
Views: 1687

Re: Who Wears A Vest?

who here fished with those crappy old zebco closed face button launchers....might have been the worst reel ever made. I was 5 and knew it stunk....still had fun though. 😁
by lightenup
Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Who Wears A Vest?
Replies: 33
Views: 1687

Re: Who Wears A Vest?

I have 2 wicker creels. One was my great gandfathers and one was my grandfathers... I store things in them as they fit I to the corner of a closet well.
by lightenup
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Who Wears A Vest?
Replies: 33
Views: 1687

Re: Who Wears A Vest?

Drossi wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:24 pm
lightenup wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:59 pm

Fishpond pack..vests are for old men
Watch out about who you're calling old son.....
If you can call me son, you old!!!
by lightenup
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Who Wears A Vest?
Replies: 33
Views: 1687

Re: Who Wears A Vest?

I'll wear a vest under my sport coat on special occasions only. I prefer a nice patterned front and a silk or satin black back...Then on to some avocado toast and a good beard trimming.. ;)

Fishpond pack..vests are for old men and women.. :D :D :D :D
by lightenup
Thu Apr 04, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Anyone Hit A No Kill Stretch This Weekend?
Replies: 20
Views: 1638

Re: Anyone Hit A No Kill Stretch This Weekend?

Rusty Spinner wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:56 pm
troutfishing4life wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:45 am
Fished with Rusty Spinner after work and besides it being super windy it was a good night out
For you, I got the skunk. :lol:
Better than getting the "raccoon"!!!!