backdoc shared 2 photos in the Stream Photos album 6 days ago

Did a float on the J yesterday with Brian Shumaker. Brian is a top notch fly guide who targets smallies. We were not disappointed. Despite low,... Show more

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Frogman Nice! What area of the J were you? Went to Port Royal years ago and used punkinseed 3” mister twisters and couldn’t keep them off the hook! Idling upstream and 1 cast length any direction. 4 days ago
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backdoc We fished the stretch above the Amity Hall ramp. Took out at Amity Hall. 3 days ago
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Cooler weather cant get here fast enough. I have booked a float trip for 9/10 on the Susky with Brian Shumaker. Should be a good time.

Cooler weather cant get here fast enough.  I have booked a float trip for 9/10 on the Susky with Brian Shumaker.  Should be a good time.
Flyrob looks like smallmouth candy to me!!! 3 weeks ago
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My friends son has been wanting to fly fish the Susquehanna. He is 21 and just really getting into fishing. It is a joy to watch him succumb to the... Show more

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Flyrob 30 years and I'm still fumbling with my cast... think he would give some pointers? 3 weeks ago
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This is the new regs for stripers. I think. A bit confusing.
Here is how I read the new rules - don't hold me to fine print - it is confusing.

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Flyrob I agree the C&R and trophy seasons are VERY confusing. Biologist - can you chime in here? 7 months ago
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a Guest I cannot. Nothing is final till the press release goes out. Things could still change. Everyone simply needs to wait for things to be official. It should happen soon. 7 months ago
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Flyrob Understood and thank you for letting us know that the final decision is still pending! 7 months ago
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mer47 Also thanks for that comeback, we will await the actual changes 7 months ago
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Niagara steelhead....

Not much going on in Maryland so my brother in law and I headed up to the Niagara at Lewiston from Thanksgiving night until Sunday. Drifted the... Show more

Flyrob Excellent brown Mike... congrats on the PB!!! 10 months ago
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mike o Nice fish 10 months ago
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Unbelievable....
www.wbaltv.com/article/truck-crashes-into-conowing…

1 dead after truck crashes into Conowingo Dam

One person is dead following an early morning crash Tuesday morning at Conowingo Dam, Maryland State Police said.

Flyrob Wow mike that's really sad! As many times as I've crossed the Conowingo Dam in the past 30 years I often wondered how strong that south side concrete barrier was and if it could hold back a large vehicle and apparently not... 10 months ago
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porknose Dam was closed yesterday for repairs about 1 pm when we were heading down. Prayers for this guys family, I can't in my wildest imagination what went thru his mind when he went over, what a terrible tragedy. 10 months ago
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Found a cheap way to extend my fishing season.

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Flyrob Cool portable fishing lodge Mike, just back up to the water and you've got a room with waterfront view : ) 11 months ago
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backdoc shared 2 photos in the Stream Photos album 1 year ago

Fishing has been limited. Twenty two years ago today I got married. You can tell by the second photo that I married well.

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Flyrob Totally agree... congrats 22 year with any fisherman it a major accomplishment. However is that a White Rino?? if so I can't say the same for your rod choice : ) 1 year ago
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My brother and I packed up his NRS framed raft and headed up to the Yough at Ohiopyle. We drifted all day long. Ten hour float. Tiring but really... Show more

Flyrob Hey Mike sounds like a fun trip and you're absolutely right about finding the right bait selection. Sometimes you do have to go with the "hold my beer I'm going to try something" approach to fishing. Nice healthy looking smallmouth. 1 year ago
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There was an article posted today on the DNR page about snakeheads in the fish ladder at Conowingo. It is a good article. I tried to link it but I... Show more

Flyrob Thanks Mike I'll check it out... I'll take any fishing news at this point. 1 year ago
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Frogman Might try for some tonight. 1 year ago
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backdoc shared 2 photos in the Stream Photos album 1 year ago

Saturday 6/1. Delaware Bay. I went with a friend mine and spent the day on an old 1966 31' Bertram gasser. Slow at first and then we got on them... Show more

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mer47 Boy that's a lot of screaming meat on the deck, nice catch and I like those Bertram looks !! 1 year ago
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mudpuppy YAY....a fishing report Nice job backdoc, hopefully a good time was had by all. 1 year ago
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mike o Nice fish Backdoc. Were you on the Jersey side or Delaware? 1 year ago
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backdoc Mike, we left out of Lewes but got on them not far from Cape May. 1 year ago
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I think Abby gets the award for most creative fishing photos...

Abby is back at it. Out on her own hitting drainage ponds in HarCo. Nothing very big so far but I am happy to see her fishing. Simple things make me... Show more

It seems unfair after last year.

Flyrob Where is the dislike button?? 1 year ago
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mer47 I think that would blowup the post Rob :<((( 1 year ago
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Capt. Chris Not to worry...it is just starting. The fish are arriving! 1 year ago
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