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. […]