Author Archives: ozarkenglishman

Ray Krouscup

Anyone who has fished Crane Creek over the last fifty odd years is certain to have encountered a local character sporting a battered fishing hat, a walking stick and a huge .357 Magnum strapped to his hip! This was Ray … Continue reading

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A Common Bond

Some years ago I wrote a short story based on my time in the Falkland Islands and recently a friend reminded me of it.  I decided to post it on my Blog because it encompasses a lot of things dear … Continue reading

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3 Days Dry Fly Fishing for $300 – Is it possible?

My fishing partner recently renewed his subscription to a particularly well known Fly Fishing publication and mentioned how disappointing it was to find the majority of articles focused on exotic locations where fly fishing came at a premium. So we … Continue reading

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Crane Creek Update – 18 April, 2013

A report was recently released by the Missouri Department of Conservation on the current state of Crane Creek, Missouri and I will endeavor to précis’ it below although you may access the complete report by clicking on this link: CRANE … Continue reading

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White River Fishing Report

White River stream report 15 April, 2013 Having decided that the mid week weather was looking rather dodgy we ignored the proposed generation forecast and headed for the White at Rim Shoals. Generation had been roughly 1100cfs throughout the night giving … Continue reading

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Guest Blog – Are you missing an opportunity? By William St Clair

Recently I was fishing on the White River during a marvelous caddis hatch.  Bugs were all over the water and there were splashy caddis rises visible as Rainbow and Brown trout rose consistently for nearly the whole day.  Fishing with … Continue reading

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White River Fishing Report

White River stream report 8-9 April, 2013 After our experience on the Norfork River last week we were pleased to find that generation was going to be in our favor for another trip down to see if our Caddis friends … Continue reading

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