The March Rain Window

Sunday-March 18, 2018: The day after St Patricks Day was a cold and foggy.  I scraped ice off my truck windows and headed to the lake around 7am.  I was excited to get back out even if it was slow.   The last 5 years of February have been  slow but that was when there was…

Lefty Kreh- Legend

March 14, 2018 Dear friends, I am sorry to relay sad information to all of you. Bernard Victor Kreh “Lefty” passed away today in the presence of his family. He passed without pain. He told us multiple times during the worsening of his illness how lucky he was to have so many friends. During these…

San Luis Reservoir Fly Theory….

Over the last 50 years of fly fishing San Luis Reservoir,  I tried hundreds of different fly patterns  on this particular fishery trying to get the edge. Many of the old timers feel they have cracked the code on fly patterns for San Luis.  The many  really talented San Luis Reservoir  fly fisherman Ive come…

November is still great…

I had my doubt about today and almost fished the forebay but Vaughn convinced me that the lake wasn’t over yet and Im glad I listened to him. The mornings are getting cold so I decided to get on the lake a little later. Arriving at the lake at 8:00am, the absence of the Dam…