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33 201 Moved: Help anyone? Hardy area
by mwardncsu
Sept 11, 2017 16:13:44 GMT -5
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New members please introduce yourself.

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246 1,420 Fish locations
by gregorie
Aug 16, 2019 16:53:32 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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799 6,070 Pre Tournament
by primetime
Aug 16, 2019 16:25:36 GMT -5
No New Posts Lake News

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

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259 1,740 Call to action to address stray voltage at Smith Mountain Do
by ghostcomanche©®
Aug 13, 2019 11:29:17 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 - 1 Viewing

Find a Fishing Club or Group to get involved with.

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Sub-board: Smith Mountain Striper Club

62 208 Summer 2019 Perch Jerk
by keninva
Jul 16, 2019 19:39:34 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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313 1,839 Popular Public Fishing Access Below Leesville Dam Has Been C
by ghostcomanche©®
Aug 15, 2019 15:48:48 GMT -5
No New Posts Saltwater Fishing - Discussion and Reports - 2 Viewing

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153 895 Summer 2019 Cobia Review
by bushwacker
Aug 15, 2019 7:01:45 GMT -5
No New Posts Hunting Discussion

Discuss all things hunting related here.

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44 239 Anyone
by linebait
Jul 24, 2019 5:49:05 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

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

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

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317 3,150 Electric question
by mwardncsu
Aug 13, 2019 17:35:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Terminal Tackle

Hooks, Line, Sinkers, etc.

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64 466 Pigtail swivels on boards
by mwardncsu
Jul 19, 2019 23:38:20 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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318 2,537 sonar question
by choochoo
Jul 14, 2019 16:49:46 GMT -5
No New Posts Boats, Outboards, and Trailers - 1 Viewing

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205 1,621 Outboard tuning/ prop set-up
by bushwacker
Aug 16, 2019 14:30:11 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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52 218 Another fun trip.
by bushwacker
Aug 5, 2019 16:37:58 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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19 99 Smoked 🚬🐟 Striper
by riverdawg711
Mar 31, 2019 12:30:51 GMT -5
No New Posts The Market - 1 Viewing

Post your for sale or want ads here.

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477 1,481 21 ft Pro Line Center Console
by va3dshooter
Aug 12, 2019 6:55:06 GMT -5

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