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Mercury and Trout
This is not a worry to me at all if I understand the problem correctly. My understanding is that the warning applies to big brown trout from lakes. I typically eat little trout from mountain stre...

In Fishing » Cooking Trout
October 28, 10:16am

Leaving them in the lakes
I leave them in the lakes myself, but only because I prefer to fish rivers and streams especially small ones. I think it is perfectly reasonable to harvest a few trout where it is allowed. I am...

In Fishing » Cooking Trout
October 27, 3:52pm

Re: cooking trout
"You could poach easily in a Ziploc bag." I wonder how well the following would work: 1. Boil some water. 2. Place trout in ziploc 3. Add some butter, herbs, salt, pepper, and maybe...

In Fishing » Cooking Trout
October 25, 10:21am

Cooking Trout
I did a trip in the Sierras last Summer and did a lot of fly fishing. I used a MSR Blacklite pan to fry the trout that I ate. I have been thinking that it might make more sense to poach the trout...

In Fishing » Cooking Trout
October 25, 8:02am

Rigid MTB
For that use a rigid MTB would be fine IMO. It could well be an older one. I am still using my 1990 Cannondale rigid MTB for fire roads, single track, and bike packing. I actually think it is mo...

In Bikepacking & Bicycle Touring » Trail Bike Recommendation Please
October 23, 8:44am

It was great fun.

In Fishing » Gear thoughts after a Sierra trip
September 08, 2:13pm

"Getting wet from sweat is not a durability issue. If you get wet from sweat it simply means you chose a material that cannot keep up with your sweat output." In my experience the list...

In GEAR » Ultralight dream clothing, what would you buy
September 02, 7:00am

Re: REI Flash 45 - Another review - Lots of pictures
>"One caveat with this pack is it really doesn't compress down well. If you have it only half full it flops around a lot." I just let my sleeping bag and clothing expand to fill...

In GEAR » REI Flash 45 - Another review - Lots of pictures
August 27, 5:28pm

REALLY Fresh Fish
I notice the same thing with really fresh fish. On my recent Sierra trip the fish were sometimes not even minutes, but seconds between killing and hitting the pan and the curling was pretty extrem...

In Fishing » fish related questions
August 20, 7:17am

Old Loggers Path
Thanks. That sounds like a good suggestion. I have actually hiked the OLP before and enjoyed it pretty well. I wasn't really in to fishing at the time so I didn't even think about fishin...

In Fishing » MD, VA, PA, and WV small stream fly fishing?
August 14, 5:25am

All Reader Reviews by Pete Staehling

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Thermarest Neo-Air
I love my NeoAir (size regular). It is light, comfy, and packs small. I agree that for the price a patch kit should be included, but I don't miss the stuff sack. I have been using a ziploc ba...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 23, 12:04pm