Soyokaze Therapy

by Alan Luecke
(Kansas City, MO)

Brush Creek near the Country Club Plaza

Brush Creek near the Country Club Plaza

Brush Creek near the Country Club Plaza First fish of many Fish with bug, only fly of the day

Despite the beautiful weather in Kansas City the season is winding down. A week ago I spent Sunday on some wonderful creeks west of town but mainly enjoyed the fall colors. I found some small longear sunfish on Cedar Creek and the chubs were still out on Mill creek but things are getting slow.

This past Sunday I didn't want to invest in a drive to the country so I went down to Brush Creek at the Country Club Plaza, the famous shopping district. True urban fishing but with really nice views. I think all the concrete may act as a heat sink. I walked along the wall casting ahead of me with my Soyokaze 27 and a sunset killer bug and caught a fish literally every cast for almost an hour. This maybe the last hoorah of the season but what a nice way to spend the day.

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Oct 28, 2014
...never expected that!
by: Dennis

Alan, I've got to hand it to you...of all the places to fish around KC, I never expected to hear a fishing report from Brush Creek. Even Harold Ensley would of been surprised.

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