NGTO Message Board
Welcome to NGTO!
Home ] [ Membership ] [ Donations ] [ Feedback ] [ Stream Reviews ] [ Stream Reports ] [ Maps ] [ Events ] [ Articles ] [ Rules and Regulations ] [ Archives ] Message Board ] FAQ ] [ Hall of Fame ] Sponsors & Supporters ] About ] [ Witticisms ] [ Distinguished Members ]
Welcome to NGTO!

Go Back   NGTO Message Board > Search Forums
Register Blogs FAQ Members List Calendar Photo Gallery Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Windknot
Forum: General Information 07-12-18, 12:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 158
Posted By Windknot
Dredger's Weekly Report - GAWRD North Georgia Fishing Report

Summer’s heat and afternoon thunderstorms continue up here. At least we have plenty of water to play in! Reservoir sport fish are in summer mode, so go deep or arrive early (dawn) to catch a...
Forum: Events & Happenings 07-12-18, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,265
Posted By Windknot
If you've ever noticed a timber structure in a...

If you've ever noticed a timber structure in a creek, and wondered how and why it got there, this is your golden opportunity! :cheers:


Meet experienced folks, have access to trout biologists,...
Forum: General Information 06-28-18, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By Windknot
Dredger's Weekly Report - Holiday Edition - Big Bass and Lots of Trout

Welcome to the July 4th Holiday Edition, and congratulations on making it to a little time off from work. Despite the heat, there are still a lot of good fishing opportunities across north...
Forum: General Information 06-21-18, 02:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 195
Posted By Windknot
Dredger's Weekly Report - Full Summer Mode

According to our calendars, summer has officially arrived. According to our home air conditioning bills, it’s already been here at least a week or two! North Georgia is finally drying out from...
Forum: General Information 06-21-18, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By Windknot
I hope it wasn't anything ominous! ...

I hope it wasn't anything ominous!



Welcome back. We kept some trout wet for you! :cheers:
Forum: General Information 06-08-18, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 169
Posted By Windknot
Continued! 50,000 character maximum. Who knew?

· Got a Shovel?
Rain is good. It brings high, cool flows into our mountain hatcheries and helps to us to grow some plump rout for stocking. But heavy rains carry a lot of junk with ...
Forum: General Information 06-08-18, 12:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 169
Posted By Windknot
Dredger's Weekly Report - Sunny Recovery

Welcome to flood recovery. The sun is shining, air temps are soaring, and our northeast Georgia streams are very slowly receding. While mountain trout streams are full and high, nearly all are...
Forum: Ask the Experts 06-05-18, 10:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 887
Posted By Windknot
Exclamation For Wading Anglers....

Sustained releases from Buford Dam (and Morgan Falls) can really re-organize the river bottom. Sand bars, holes, tree root-balls, shopping carts and other debris may replace the smooth bottom you...
Forum: General Information 06-05-18, 10:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 617
Posted By Windknot
Trout Camp started this week, which reminded me...

Trout Camp started this week, which reminded me that there was no activity on this thread about the rod raffle!!


Mack Martin does beautiful work, and it's a Winston blank...8.5', 4wt BII-X,...
Forum: New Members! 06-03-18, 03:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By Windknot
Here's a wish for all our retired lurkers to...

Here's a wish for all our retired lurkers to register and join the fun! :cheers:
Nothing like a good discussion of fishing on Thursdays! :D
Forum: General Information 06-01-18, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By Windknot
Exclamation Dredger's Weekly Report - High and Unsafe!

Wow, we got whacked by Alberto! All of north Georgia received at least two to four inches of rainfall, with my home county, White, exceeding 14 inches!
...
Forum: Environmental Issues / Conservation 05-30-18, 05:24 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,568
Posted By Windknot
In Days of Old, When Anglers were Bold

I have no knowledge of bug stocking on the Hooch.


I DO have knowledge of fishing the Hooch in the early 70's. WRD stocked fingerling trout from Morgan Falls downstream. That section of water was...
Forum: Fishing Tips and Techniques 05-30-18, 02:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,158
Posted By Windknot
1. Use the non-slip mono loop knot on the...

1. Use the non-slip mono loop knot on the streamer.


2. Slide the bullet weight up the line. Then slide a bead up the line. Then tie the streamer with the loop knot.
Forum: General Information 05-30-18, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By Windknot
One More!

CANCELLED - Foothills Workshops on May 30, 2018.
Forum: Fish Tales! 05-30-18, 02:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,070
Posted By Windknot
Seven-year old Camden Rinckey of Commerce had a...

Seven-year old Camden Rinckey of Commerce had a day to remember over the holiday weekend. Fishing with his father, Joel, young “Cam” dropped a blueback herring into the depths of Lake Burton at dawn...
Forum: General Information 05-30-18, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By Windknot
This is probably just the first postponement or...

This is probably just the first postponement or cancellation.


Business owners in Helen were pressure-washing the sidewalks and bottoms of buildings!
Forum: General Information 05-30-18, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By Windknot
HIGH WATER - June 2 USFS Tallulah River Kids Fishing Event- POSTPONED

For those who missed the morning weather reports.........Dredger sends:


We’ve had flooding up here in north Georgia.

...
Forum: General Information 05-25-18, 09:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Windknot
And, Speaking of Small Lake Opportunities....

Our federal friend, Steve B with the Forest Service here in town, just gave me the good news about Lake Russell Recreation Area in Mount Airy (Habersham County, near Cornelia) reopening just in...
Forum: General Information 05-25-18, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Windknot
Dredger's Weekly Reports are always loaded with...

Dredger's Weekly Reports are always loaded with gems....this one is from Tiffany's! :cheers:
Forum: General Information 05-25-18, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Windknot
Dredger's Weekly Report - Holiday Rays of Hope!

We almost entitled this week’s report, “Broken Record.” It’s not that some huge fish shattered a Georgia lake record or state record, but simply the darn weather reports. For the last couple of...
Forum: Environmental Issues / Conservation 05-24-18, 02:40 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,568
Posted By Windknot
May I suggest y'all take this basic suggestion to...

May I suggest y'all take this basic suggestion to the USFS and WRD via the General Info Forum thread titled:
"USFS Foothills Landscape Community Collaboration"

...
Forum: General Information 05-23-18, 05:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 176
Posted By Windknot
USFS Foothills Landscape Community Collaboration

Part IV.


Dredger passed along this note:


FYI. Consider staying engaged in this federal planning effort for roughly 150,000 acres of national forest, including significant aquatic ...
Forum: Suggestion Box 05-23-18, 03:56 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,208
Posted By Windknot
We try - I say again, we try - to monitor...

We try - I say again, we try - to monitor activity on the message board, but sometimes crap squeezes thru. Breaking the stones of a newbie is as low as an angler can get, and we do not want those...
Forum: General Information 05-17-18, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 186
Posted By Windknot
Dredger's Weekly Report - Rain Plan B's

It’s rain, rain, rain, and more rain in the forecast as I write this on Thursday (5/17).
http://www.intellicast.com/Local/Weather.aspx?location=USGA0267
And at GAWRD, we’re singing in the...
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 05-16-18, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By Windknot
3wt, poppers, and RLDs.... You're set, my friend!...

3wt, poppers, and RLDs.... You're set, my friend! :cheers:
As trout water temps climb this summer, don't forget about those freshwater permit! :D
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:26 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vB.Sponsors
Copyright 2010 - North Georgia Trout Online - All Rights Reserved