Month: July 2014

The thunderstorm was marching straight towards Bend as we set out Sunday evening with Dustin’s alumaweld in tow.  My smart phone even informed me of up-coming intense storm activity – while nickel sized hail hammered down on the truck at the gas station.  But like everything in life, storms pass by quick. A slight breeze was […]

  We spent a lovely weekend with friends camping up at East Lake.  Between family time, we did manage to get out on the water a little bit.  Winds kept much of the dry fly action at bay during the day, but we did have one nice evening this past Saturday where the water glassed […]

Last Friday a plan was in the works to fish somewhere that weekend.  Many options were passed around via all forms of electronic pulse.  Texts and emails all conjuring images of throwing line through the air – but the targets varied from the Cascade Lakes above Bend, to urban streams with steelhead over the mountains. […]