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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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275 1,520 Newbie trying to catch more stripes
by tryintolearn
May 10, 2022 8:47:03 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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860 6,359 Custom Rod Raffle for Reel Connections for Kids / SMSC
by mwardncsu
Apr 27, 2022 21:48:34 GMT -5
No New Posts Lake News

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

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278 1,845 SML Restaurant List
by BentRod
Jan 11, 2022 17:07:55 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

73 223 Message from Khris Bradley, outgoing SMSC President
by mwardncsu
Jan 21, 2021 11:57:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Fishing Related Links

Place to capture links to other useful fishing-related sites

8 21 Striped Bass Websites
by ghostcomanche©®
Feb 1, 2021 12:17:53 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 - 2 Viewing

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

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349 1,969 James River FoM, 11-14 MAY 2022
by 31Airborne
May 16, 2022 5:59:08 GMT -5
No New Posts Saltwater Fishing - Discussion and Reports

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156 912 Summer 2019 Cobia Review
by oliverjohm2030
Apr 6, 2022 21:08:36 GMT -5
No New Posts Hunting Discussion

Discuss all things hunting related here.

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50 275 Ol Deuce drops the hammer on his .410
by dnoell9
Apr 9, 2020 11:16:53 GMT -5

Equipment

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No New Posts Rods and Reels

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110 914 Another Set in the works....
by mwardncsu
May 11, 2022 17:41:03 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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342 3,289 35 Gallon SBT 2 for sale!
by stripersonly
Mar 16, 2022 17:55:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Terminal Tackle

Hooks, Line, Sinkers, etc.

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68 484 Redi rig
by tblspoon
Dec 25, 2020 20:25:52 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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27 157 Spring Striper in a fly
by johnr
May 1, 2022 19:22:24 GMT -5
No New Posts Electronics

Fishfinders, Trolling Motors, etc.

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342 2,653 Screenshots
by Bert
Feb 9, 2022 19:16:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Boats, Outboards, and Trailers - 1 Viewing

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228 1,743 First Bass Boat / DIY Jon Boat Build - Need the forum's help
by maiadash
May 17, 2022 17:37:10 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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49 441 Striker Ice cold water gear? Any other recommended gear?
by yellowdog
Mar 9, 2020 9:13:15 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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32 183 Mamma’s PB’s
by fatdaddy
Mar 3, 2022 21:20:10 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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54 221 Ol Deuce drops the hammer on his .410
by drag4striper
Apr 9, 2020 9:40:07 GMT -5
No New Posts Show Us Your Rig

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

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70 458 ChrisW 1994 HenryO 170DC
by chrisw
Apr 24, 2022 10:13:36 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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20 102 Smoked Venison back straps & hocks
by joytre
Aug 15, 2021 14:21:41 GMT -5
No New Posts The Market - 1 Viewing

Post your for sale or want ads here.

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560 1,639 I have a friend in search of a boat for striper fishing.
by R22
May 11, 2022 17:55:41 GMT -5

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