skips on flyrod

Discussion in 'Skipjack Herring' started by efrith, Apr 2, 2009.

  1. efrith

    efrith New Member

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    I like to use a flyrod to catch skipjack after all they are a poor mans tarpon.:smile2::smile2:
    Anybody Else use a fly rod to catch skipjacks?:cool2:
     
  2. metalman

    metalman Well-Known Member

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    Never done it but it sounds like a heap of fun...W
     

  3. tnvol

    tnvol New Member

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    That sounds pretty cool. What kind of flies do you use?
     
  4. stumpjumper

    stumpjumper New Member

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    That would be a ton of fun!
     
  5. efrith

    efrith New Member

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    I use small jigs and flies that I make from deer hair and some from marabou in pink, yellow, and white.
     
  6. tnvol

    tnvol New Member

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    I'm gonna have to try that. I have a fly rod that I've never even used.
     
  7. efrith

    efrith New Member

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    Break it out and give it a try you'll love it.
     
  8. brother hilljack

    brother hilljack New Member

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    Sounds like a good time Eddie
     
  9. efrith

    efrith New Member

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    Shane- I will get you to cathing them on fly rod this summer.:smile2: