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Flyfishing NYC Style
July 14th, 2012

A Pictorial Recap

I actually have been doing some fishing, quietly.  There was an excursion to the wilds of Westhampton to see my friend Kat and fish from her flats boat.  I didn’t take my camera along, so I’ll just use these hijacked images to tell the story.

Here are the fish that Kat caught:

A Fluke.

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A Bluefish.
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Another Bluefish.

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Another Bluefish.

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Here are the fish that I caught:

A wtf is That.  Also known as the Sea Robin.

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Here is a representation of Kat’s fly line management skills while simultaneously twirling a boat around the inlet in pursuit of feeding fish:

Mainstream MSF & MDT

 

Here is a representation of my fly line management skills while simultaneously trying not to fall out of a boat:

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I’m not keeping score though.
April 23rd, 2012

Surf & Inshore Flyfishing 2011

The full 35 minute version of Peter Laurelli’s 2011 season fly fishing the inshore waters of the Northeast is now on YouTube. Scenes focus on Western Long Island Sound, Breezy Point & NJ, flats of CT and New York, Block Island and Montauk.

 

March 14th, 2012

Blitzing Urbanites – Capt. Ken Jones

March 14th, 2012

Surf & Inshore Fishing 2010 – Peter Laurelli

March 13th, 2012

Saltwater fly tying workshop at Orvis NYC

Mega Clouser

 

Orvis fishing manager Rob Ceccarini will host a free saltwater fly tying workshop in the store on Saturday, March 31st.  Participants will learn how to tie Clousers, Deceivers and some of Rob’s favorite patterns.