Hotel De Oro
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... enable a rope to be
strung across to hold up the bag of water for the shower and a plastic sheeting
for a screen. Being an experienced woods man armed with a chainsaw he had sawn
up a dead tree to make a platform to stand on and multiple thin slices of tree
trunk to act as stepping stones and a bath mat. Trouble was I am too tall so
you end up with the shower at waistline and lifting it to head high stops the
water. Despite this a shower was had ...
... I had been fishing for about an
hour when I got the tug.
The tug is the drug, they say. I struck and the fish was on, and not pleased.
It roared off downstream taking most of the 750 yards of line. Then he stopped.
This was my chance to winch him back a bit, before the fish decided to go round
the corner. We now above it by 200 yards and round a bend with fallen trees.
Curt was issuing gentle encouragement, now said we have to follow him down
stream. So ...
... an hour the big green/ yellow fly with legs and eye balls
had a massive tug. Just a pull, I virtually jumped out of my skin, I struck but
almost fell over with no resistance on the other end. This gave me confidence
that maybe I was doing something right. So in another hour I was like a coiled
spring when it happened again. Chad and Curt say they were watching and I was
actually still half asleep, but this time it was ...
... br> it was more the wrist joint. So I treated him as if he had gout and hoped this
would help. It did enough to let him get back to sleep, but I couldn't so I got
up and sat by the river in my pyjamas watching the sunrise.
Sometime later he appeared clearly in pain once again so more pain killers and
a difficult decision.
He was going home.
Chad was lemoned to take home back to Chilliwack no small adventure now ...
... through all the roaring white water the boat
bouncing up and down and you doing much the same. Meet the seat on the way down
during its upward trajectory.
The sun by this stage was beating down and it was the most beautiful day, and
the warnings I had been given about suntan cream all started to come back,
sunburn in April, but there it is, typical fisher and tan, bright red face and
My guide, Curt, followed me at every stage giving ...