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Old 04-27-11, 06:29 PM   #1
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Who's been fishing lately?
What'd ya land?

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Old 04-27-11, 06:36 PM   #2
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Nothing lately

Nice largemouth there.
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Old 04-27-11, 06:39 PM   #5
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Wife texted me on the way home today to stop at the creek and check for our boys. Wade was still there, Ryan had walked home. There were two bass about the size of the larger one above in the bucket that Wade wanted to show me. He said Ryan caught the larger one! Did not have my cell or camera with me.
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Old 04-27-11, 07:29 PM   #6
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Nice largemouth there.
From my neighbor's pond. Nice little bass pond. Landed three 2 pounders like that one.
Had one break a 5x tippet with the strike; had to be an 8 pounder or so.
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Wife texted me on the way home today to stop at the creek and check for our boys. Wade was still there, Ryan had walked home. There were two bass about the size of the larger one above in the bucket that Wade wanted to show me. He said Ryan caught the larger one! Did not have my cell or camera with me.
They each caught you a delicious bass? It's not even your birthday!
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Old 04-27-11, 07:48 PM   #8
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I was supposed to go bass fishing while on course in Virginia. Got too busy though.
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I've not fished for about 25 years. I hope to pick it back up this summer. Or next. Or the one after that.
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Keep your bait in the water men.
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If you want some fishing stoke, see this film!!! I saw it last week at the touring Banff Film Festival and I loved it!! It was filmed in an Eastern Russian wilderness on some of the best trout rivers in the world. They were using lures that mimic mice swimming across the river, amazing film! Here's the trailer.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yignZc2JtoE
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A 58 inch sturgeon.
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I love bass fishing..haven't went any this year yet...
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From my neighbor's pond. Nice little bass pond. Landed three 2 pounders like that one.
Had one break a 5x tippet with the strike; had to be an 8 pounder or so.
Is that a bamboo fly rod?
If so...pics! Details!
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Old 04-28-11, 08:03 AM   #17
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Is that a bamboo fly rod?
If so...pics! Details!
It is, it's an Asian made one though because the Oyster, or Carlin that I really want have the same price and longer waiting lists than a Richard Sachs frame.

Pop taught me how to fish with his father's fly rod and it's about the only way I fish.
But the details on that one are: 8 1/2 foot length 8 weight Dickerson taper. I also have a 7 1/2 foot 5 weight Dickerson taper, and a 6 foot 3 weight Payne taper, cane rods (also Asian made).
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Dang Uphill Climb, we have to walk a block to the end of our street to fish, you have to walk into your backyard. I suspect the same of AllenG. You guys are lucky.
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Uphill has better fish in his backyard than I do.
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This seldom seen shot was snapped in my parents backyard:

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Not yet, but will hit the mountain reservoirs soon. Don't think they've had ice out yet.
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The scout camp we are camping at this weekend has a pond stocked with Tilapia!
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Ever time I have time to go out, we have a flooding rain. Hard to get on the stream when it's 6 feet past flood stage, and muddy.
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