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Current fly fishing reports and conditions for pit river in oregon. About us southern california fly fishing expeditions. Still water fly fishing for trout getting started with simon kidd duration. Fishing guide california department of fish and wildlife.205 963 512 1508 376 224 1115 1012 574 964 1254 1593 327 733 639 1071 1544 1210 1601 229 524 103 837 1368 928 564 63 1163 341 26 1246 1 1047 1500 413 1122 1184 596 1626 1194 1081 386 701 350 1095 20 752