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by BillSmith
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Conservation Issues, Groups and Projects
Topic: Raritan river 9/16/18:
Replies: 2
Views: 6313

Raritan river 9/16/18:

9/16/18: It was one stop shopping on the Raritan river in Piscataway. Along with rice, flowers, limes, coconuts, bamboo and other creative offerings.
by BillSmith
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Columbia Dam removal
Replies: 42
Views: 18363

Re: Columbia Dam removal

Central Jersey Stream Team and volunteers are slated to clean that stretch of water October 27th weather permitting, you can join us if you like.
If you get more photos of tires in the water there I would love to see them, thanks.
by BillSmith
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Conservation Issues, Groups and Projects
Topic: Rahway river 9/8/18:
Replies: 5
Views: 7640

Re: Rahway river 9/8/18:

Tidal section by the municipal building and library.
by BillSmith
Sun Sep 09, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Conservation Issues, Groups and Projects
Topic: Rahway river 9/8/18:
Replies: 5
Views: 7640

Rahway river 9/8/18:

Central Jersey Stream Team clean up Rahway river.
by BillSmith
Mon Aug 20, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Good fishing after (another) round of rain...
Replies: 7
Views: 3586

Re: Good fishing after (another) round of rain...

Is this a WTS. I take it you were using barbless hooks also.
by BillSmith
Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Good fishing after (another) round of rain...
Replies: 7
Views: 3586

Re: Good fishing after (another) round of rain...

My question to you is where are these "native" Brook Trout the State keeps going on and on about ? Should they not be where you are fishing ?
Nice trout BTW.
by BillSmith
Fri Aug 10, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Other Fishing
Topic: Raritan river 8/10/18:
Replies: 0
Views: 8148

Raritan river 8/10/18:

Floated from Raritan Borough to Piscataway, roughly 10 miles in just a little over 6 hours. The high water had us moving ! No shortage of smallmouth bass from start to finish, just none really photo worthy. Hook a smallmouth bass and they fight like crazy, get it to the canoe and it's only a 12" fis...
by BillSmith
Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: Columbia Dam removal
Replies: 42
Views: 18363

Re: Columbia Dam removal

Yes the tail waters from dams are a good spot to fish, but what most fail to realize is the miles of water above the dam where the water is a bathtub of hot silted water. Tear all the dams down for cooler free flowing water. A video was made during the water release just prior to the dam being taken...
by BillSmith
Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: SMB
Replies: 17
Views: 8643

Re: SMB

Taking fish out of a foot of water is really incredible. Casting small swim baits along any weed line or shady area. Find the shade find the fish. Saw 3 bald eagles on the S Branch float. Look into Kietechs on jig heads, deadly. We caught so many small bass we quickly lost count. Float trips are the...
by BillSmith
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: SMB
Replies: 17
Views: 8643

Re: SMB

Both the N and S branch are amazing to explore, we are lucky.
by BillSmith
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: SMB
Replies: 17
Views: 8643

Re: SMB

A few more
by BillSmith
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: SMB
Replies: 17
Views: 8643

Re: SMB

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by BillSmith
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: New Jersey Trout Fishing
Topic: SMB
Replies: 17
Views: 8643

SMB

N and S branch