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33 201 Moved: Help anyone? Hardy area
by mwardncsu
Sept 11, 2017 16:13:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Introductions

New members please introduce yourself.

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250 1,432 Greetings from latest new guy
by 31Airborne
Nov 27, 2019 9:19:39 GMT -5

General

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No New Posts The Rockfish Dock Party - 1 Viewing

General Discussion. Grab a beer and let's shoot the breeze!

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806 6,085 Let's get some last-minute love for the Hoos!
by bigun3
Dec 7, 2019 23:49:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Lake News

Discuss important news and issues related to the Smith Mountain Lake fishing community.

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261 1,745 Rain?
by westonhar00
Oct 20, 2019 18:39:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Meet N Greet

Annual Get Together at SML. All are invited!

21 566 New, wanna say HI and where do ya'll go??
by greywalls
Sept 22, 2018 16:16:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Need a Partner or a Ride?

Do you need a partner to help split costs? Maybe you need to bum a ride to get your fishing fix for the week? Post those requests here.

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No New Posts Fishing Clubs

Find a Fishing Club or Group to get involved with.

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Sub-board: Smith Mountain Striper Club

62 210 Summer 2019 Perch Jerk
by johnr
Aug 23, 2019 6:37:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Fishing Related Links

Place to capture links to other useful fishing-related sites

6 16 Interesting live bait invention
by westonhar00
Jul 25, 2019 20:56:31 GMT -5

Smith Mountain Lake Fishing

Other Fishing or Hunting Discussion

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No New Posts All Other Freshwater Lakes and Rivers - Discussion and Reports

Discuss fishing and post reports from all bodies of water other than SML.

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316 1,842 Lake Anna, Veterans Day Fising Tournament 2019
by 31Airborne
Nov 11, 2019 19:40:07 GMT -5
No New Posts Saltwater Fishing - Discussion and Reports

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153 902 Summer 2019 Cobia Review
by Gator
Sept 11, 2019 7:48:56 GMT -5
No New Posts Hunting Discussion

Discuss all things hunting related here.

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48 264 Public Land Buck
by getlinewet
Dec 8, 2019 9:46:53 GMT -5

Equipment

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No New Posts Rods and Reels

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82 790 What is the Best Baitcast Reel for beginners?
by 31Airborne
Jul 30, 2019 14:32:48 GMT -5
No New Posts Fishing Lures - 1 Viewing

Artificial Lure Discussion

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45 249 Rusty tackle!
by buckeye
May 12, 2019 10:04:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Live Bait Equipment - 1 Viewing

Bait tanks, cast nets, planer boards, etc. Discuss it here.

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323 3,191 Filters for your bait tank
by coheasion
Dec 6, 2019 7:15:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Terminal Tackle

Hooks, Line, Sinkers, etc.

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67 478 Beads
by Yam
Oct 9, 2019 15:03:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Fly-specific

Section to discuss gear specific to fly-fishing for any species on SML (or elsewhere)

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26 155 Local fly shops? Pointers for a newb?
by fly
Dec 1, 2018 23:22:34 GMT -5
No New Posts Electronics

Fishfinders, Trolling Motors, etc.

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322 2,561 Jigging question
by FishON
Nov 25, 2019 19:11:31 GMT -5
No New Posts Boats, Outboards, and Trailers

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209 1,640 Outboard Engine Problem and Resolution
by Yam
Dec 3, 2019 7:43:42 GMT -5
No New Posts Other Misc Fishing Gear

Place to discuss other fishing related gear that does not fall cleanly into a category above.

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49 439 Rain bib suggestions
by 31Airborne
Dec 14, 2018 14:26:15 GMT -5

Miscellaneous

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No New Posts The Rockfish Collection

Share your special memories on the water or on land through stories and/or pictures. Let's create a collection of memories that will never be forgotten.

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20 185 In Memory of StriperJohn (John Hall)
by stripersdaughter
Mar 15, 2017 9:02:49 GMT -5
No New Posts Bragging Board

Post up that pic of your best catch and show your ugly mug to the world.

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30 174 Hillbilly
by hillbilly
Mar 17, 2019 9:03:51 GMT -5
No New Posts Take a Kid Fishing

Please use this section to post those awesome pictures of kids enjoying the outdoors also.

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22 117 Wyatt’s Spring Fling. 1 Proud Papa!!
by mwardncsu
Apr 16, 2019 21:06:59 GMT -5
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If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video says more than mward can ever type!

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53 219 Couple Striper for the Grill!!!
by bushwacker
Aug 22, 2019 7:14:40 GMT -5
No New Posts Show Us Your Rig

Show us your boat so we can wave on the water!

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65 426 24 years new.
by fatdaddy
May 29, 2019 12:54:54 GMT -5
No New Posts The Cook Book

The grill's hot and the beer's cold, so share your favorite recipes with everyone here.

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20 101 Smoked Venison back straps & hocks
by fatdaddy
Oct 20, 2019 14:01:22 GMT -5
No New Posts The Market - 1 Viewing

Post your for sale or want ads here.

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488 1,502 Need a bait tank
by dnoell9
Nov 21, 2019 21:52:21 GMT -5

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