Announcing, "The ’08 O.P. Bash"

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by Matt Burke, Feb 5, 2008.

  1. Allison

    Allison Banned or Parked


    WBs and Bunny Leeches, weighted, then?

    I can do that.:thumb:
     
  2. PT

    PT Physhicist

  3. Andy

    Andy Workin in a sweet mullet

    ohhh boy, 20+ hours of driving.... sounds like fun. Hopefully I will see you there, maybe Rowdy and I can rally out there together, representin' ID fo sho.
     
  4. Matt Paluch

    Matt Paluch Member

    agreed... I'd probably want to team up and follow someone who is on the river a bit for the first few days... thanks for the heads up
     
  5. Davy

    Davy Active Member

    aint a short hop for this one either, but I will be there, I'll be almost there Friday but with the bus
     
  6. Davy

    Davy Active Member

    I'll bring my boat, but with the big personal 200 qt beer cooler I carry these days I ain't got no room for riders


    Any Oregon riders? I got room for 3 out of the Salem area. I assume I will be outta here and drive friday night


    clean ? yeah, sober? questionable at best
     
  7. William B.

    William B. Member

    Can I play too.I would like to meet you all and go for a float I will bring my raft out 2 empty seats.Can't party I don't know when to stop.3years clean @sober so I just fish hunt.see ya out there
     
  8. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man

    Man, if I could get somebody to tend the kids I would show up just for the party. But 800 plus miles is just tad bit to far.

    Jim
     
  9. rainbow

    rainbow My name is Mark Oberg

    I'll try and make it. I got two pontoon boats. and I don't drink ether. 22 years sober. If I go ill bring the two boats and all the wood I can carry in my f250.Also a bunch of rods and reals.
     
  10. Davy

    Davy Active Member

    hey !!! wood!!! I got some downed seasoned oak I will bring from my yard
     
  11. Mark Bové

    Mark Bové Chasin tail

    I am bring the Hyde. I think I have one seat open. PM if you need a ride.
    Mark
     
  12. rick matney

    rick matney Active Member

    Bove, You ready for the new and improved cat/griz showdown. Blake and me vs. you and andy. We will be judged on # of fish, #of beer, and and overall physical appearence.....because if you don't look good fishing, why are you even out there. Oh yeah I have the new G-5000 prototype simms/gucci hybrid waders and tie combo. :rofl:

    Clack VS. Hyde

    PS you will lose points for fishing glue eggs or beads and there is a minimum fly size of 3". so it has to be longer than that. Will be out there early more than likely. :Dptyd
     
  13. James Mello

    James Mello Inventor of the "closed eye conjecture"

    All your driftboat are belong to us....
     
  14. Ringlee

    Ringlee Doesn't care how you fish Moderator Staff Member

    I will bring my hyde as well. I will have an open seat and a few extra rods.
     
  15. Nick Riggs

    Nick Riggs I've been known to fish from time to time...

    I have a previous engagement, but it's on the O.P. also, so I might stop by later in the week.
     
  16. Mark Bové

    Mark Bové Chasin tail

    Good I just tied up some cdc tube flies. They will meet the 3" minimum with the stinger hooks I put on them. They work rather well dead drifted.

    As for style, gucci has me beat.
     
  17. Ringlee

    Ringlee Doesn't care how you fish Moderator Staff Member

    Glue eggs or 5" flies only in my boat...
     
  18. Jerry Daschofsky

    Jerry Daschofsky Moderator Staff Member

    Well as of right now, I'm a probable go for the weekend. Have a few strings to try to sew up, but should be a go. I probably will just bank it. Was gonna tow the driftboat or bring the steelheader. But may just spend the weekend cooking and relaxing (yes, I'll bring all my grills with). So will be showing up with my truck/camper that Friday after work. Unless by some miracle I can get that Friday off (doubt it but we'll see).
     
  19. Dave Hartman

    Dave Hartman is tired of trout

    Wow, this is a big party.
    Ima'proly have to go fish it the week prior. . .

    There is also camping on the Lower Hoh Road, on the west side of the highway. Take that road west and head in a few miles, the campground is marked. In fact, the OP is heaven when it comes to campsites: they're everywhere.
     
  20. Jerry Daschofsky

    Jerry Daschofsky Moderator Staff Member

    The camping on the lower Hoh is Cottonwoods. I personally never liked that campground. But I always had a love for the Oxbow and the ones up the upper Hoh road.