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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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by hotdog
Mar 22, 2020 16:49:42 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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816 6,116 Oak Grove Ramp Yesterday ....
by choochoo
Mar 29, 2020 17:32:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Lake News

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

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263 1,753 Gasoline issues on the BW side....
by coheasion
Jan 24, 2020 19:55:29 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

70 220 March club tournament
by KB
Mar 28, 2020 18:52:08 GMT -5
No New Posts Fishing Related Links

Place to capture links to other useful fishing-related sites

7 17 Changes to my websites
by ghostcomanche©®
Feb 22, 2020 10:05:42 GMT -5

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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319 1,855 Rural Retreat Lake 3/21/20
by 31Airborne
Mar 25, 2020 14:30:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Saltwater Fishing - Discussion and Reports

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154 903 Seal attacking a shark....Video
by ghostcomanche©®
Mar 8, 2020 7:58:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Hunting Discussion

Discuss all things hunting related here.

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49 272 Virginia's soon to be enacted new gun laws
by lund1
Dec 16, 2019 12:19:54 GMT -5

Equipment

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No New Posts Rods and Reels

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87 809 What should I use this rod for?
by mwardncsu
Mar 25, 2020 11:14:37 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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328 3,229 The Circle of Life
by mwardncsu
Mar 29, 2020 17:45:10 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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328 2,593 Sidescan Transducer on Step Hull Recommendations
by Don
Mar 4, 2020 9:08:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Boats, Outboards, and Trailers

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216 1,684 Carolina Skiff DLV 219
by johnr
Mar 16, 2020 6:48:02 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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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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66 438 Bentrod - 2007 Carolina Skiff 218 DLV
by 31Airborne
Feb 17, 2020 7:27:52 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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499 1,533 10 Ugly Stick Striper rods with Okuma Magada s
by va3dshooter
Mar 29, 2020 18:38:25 GMT -5

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