Lower Columbia Flyfishers
Your Latest FlyFisher Edition...Feburary Edition
by Ron Pihl
Meeting: Carriage Restaurant, 1334 12th Ave, Longview, WA
Time: Wet Fly 6:30 pm
Dinner 7:00 pm
Program: Fly Fishing for Tiger Muskie
with Mike Sturza, of Lost Creek Fly Shop
Muskies are called “the fish of 10,000 casts.” The Tiger Muskie is a hybrid of Northern Pike and Muskie. It is a aggressive predator, that has a long snout filled with sharp teeth, dark tiger stripes on a light body and may grow to 30 pounds or more. Their minimum size limit is 36 inches and the state record is currently 281/4 pounds.
Mike Sturza, of Lost Creek Fly Shop, Onalaska, WA is one of a few guides in the area that offers a unique experience of fly fishing Mayfield Lake for Tiger Muskie. Since most Tiger Muskie are caught during the warmer months, Mike 0ffers guided trips starting around June through late October.
Join us on February, 6th for this program.
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