From Mary Orvis Marbury's
Favorite Flies 1892
Plate AA No. 258
"The fly is calculated to be effective for large trout in deep, strong waters and ought to be taking for bass."
I've been wanting to tie this fly for some time. Something about wood duck, peacock and gold that just might draw a big brown out of his slumber.
“I have loved her,
my little wanderer,
with a mind full of
wild forests and
eyes that await
Waters Meet at Ricketts Glen State Park | 2018
Daniel Swanson is our current artist on exhibit in the gallery. Daniel offers a unique perspective and tongue in cheek subject matter. An opening reception will be held this Friday from 5-8PM and the exhibit will remain on display through November 10. #localart #pawilds #youngartist
Hiking with kids can be great fun, or great stress. You never really know til you're in the middle of the woods and can't turn back. My daughter took this photo, a moment after her brother fell and was picked up for cuddles, and seconds before I was accidentally jammed in the face by his Popeye-strong arm/hand. Trail breaks are sometimes far more work for moms than just keeping on hiking on...