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#1 eborraga

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Posted 16 October 2018 - 02:25 PM

Fairly new fly at fly tying. Been fly fishing for a few years, but recently got into tying. Live in Louisville



#2 mikechell

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Posted 16 October 2018 - 05:23 PM

Welcome to the site, eborraga.  WAY back, when my Dad was a conductor on the railroad, I used to ride with him to Louisville once every other month or so.  Is there still a paddle boat running on the river?


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#3 rstaight

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Posted 17 October 2018 - 10:51 AM

Welcome,

I have an old friend who is now in Louisville. He loves his fishing, name is Dustin.

"Scholars have long known that fishing eventually turns men into philosophers.  Unfortunately, it is almost impossible to buy decent tackle on a philosopher's salary." - Patrick F. McManus


#4 eborraga

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Posted 17 October 2018 - 03:31 PM

Welcome to the site, eborraga.  WAY back, when my Dad was a conductor on the railroad, I used to ride with him to Louisville once every other month or so.  Is there still a paddle boat running on the river?

Yes Sir, The Belle of Louisville!! They do River tours on it Daily! A lady I work with works on the weekends on it. Pretty cool little tour!



#5 eborraga

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Posted 17 October 2018 - 03:32 PM

Welcome,

I have an old friend who is now in Louisville. He loves his fishing, name is Dustin.

Is he a fly fisherman?



#6 eborraga

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Posted 17 October 2018 - 03:35 PM

Here's a pic of the River Boat

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#7 mikechell

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Posted 17 October 2018 - 04:17 PM

Ha ha ha ... I'VE BEEN ON THAT BOAT !!!  45 years ago !!!

 

Thank you for the picture ... and again, welcome to the site !!!


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#8 rstaight

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Posted 17 October 2018 - 05:00 PM


Welcome,

I have an old friend who is now in Louisville. He loves his fishing, name is Dustin.

Is he a fly fisherman?

Yes he is. He's a school teacher.

"Scholars have long known that fishing eventually turns men into philosophers.  Unfortunately, it is almost impossible to buy decent tackle on a philosopher's salary." - Patrick F. McManus


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Posted 17 October 2018 - 07:00 PM

Welcome from PA.





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