Some Fishing Trips and Cane Rods
by Jerry Yesavage, Copyright 1996
These are photos from a series of trips done with
Kulick of Kane Klassics an expert in cane rods. This 6.5 lb brown
was taken on a dry in a small stream on the South Island. Boris
Cech was guiding. Doug used a 5 wt pack rod.
Iliaska Lodge Rainbow
Taken on an 6 wt cane rod during a float plane trip out
from the Lodge that is near Lake Iliamna. Let's just keep the name of this stream a tiny secret.
The End Result
This photo is from a small stream near Lake Rotoroa Lodge- Boris was guiding.
Fresh Silver on a Fly
Doug with a fresh silver on a float plane trip. Fish landed
under the watchful eyes of a family of bear. He used an 8 wt.
Dredging for Large Browns
Doug and Boris hauling a large brown out of a clump of
bushes on the Wairau River on the South Island.
Greyling Taken on Light Equipment
Many greyling taken like this on a small stream near Iliaska
Lodge. Taken with a 3 wt outfit..
Granger Rod Refurbished by Doug
Desolation Wilderness brookie taken with dry damsel imitation.
Rod about 50 years old given to me by my uncle.
A lot more information
on Cane can be obtained from Tony Young
in Australia. Return to Jerry Yesavage's