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utyer

Member Since 20 Aug 2007
Offline Last Active Today, 09:12 PM
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About Me

This year marks my 63th year of fishing, and my 53th year of fly-fishing. I have been tying flies to fish with for almost 50 years. I worked in various sporting goods or fishing tackle stores, for about 30 years. For about 20 of those years, I tied custom flies, for customers in the Western US. I tie mostly trout flies, but have done some salt water flies (mostly bone fish patterns,) and a lot of Pacific Salmon flies for customers heading for Alaska. I fish for anything that swims. Mainly trout, salmon, and steelhead, but I have been know to cast a streamer for musky, pike, and even walleye. I fish for both large and smallmouth bass as well as all panfish.

I moved to Orlando, FL in November 2012, so now I get to learn a lot more about Saltwater and warm water tying and fishing.


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  • Age 70 years old
  • Birthday July 20, 1944
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    Male Male
  • Location
    Orlando, Florida since November 2012
  • Interests
    Fly fishing, fly tying, floating rivers, guitar picking, and NOW learning to fish Florida (specially in the salt water.) Looking for the right boat to access the water.

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