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Posted 21 February 2005 - 06:49 PM
Posted 30 May 2005 - 09:47 PM
If I have a choice of takin my jon boat on a local river or wading in a local river over hittin flatwater for lmb, I seem to always go for the moving water.
Posted 30 May 2005 - 10:04 PM
but I haven't taken one on fly yet, so I
had to vote bluegill.
p.s. What's a smallmouth?
Posted 11 June 2005 - 11:48 AM
Posted 13 June 2005 - 09:24 AM
Posted 21 June 2005 - 09:54 PM
Tie for others as you would tie for yourself.
Posted 10 July 2005 - 03:07 PM
ok, I guess smallmouth then.
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Posted 26 July 2005 - 03:04 PM
|QUOTE (sparkleminnow @ Feb 21 2005, 06:49 PM)|
|I guess not many have caught these. ...SNIP... These three were my legal limit for the day, but I caught 24 others, of similar size, that same morning! These three are 12lb, 11lb, and 12lb. For phisical reference, the reel is a Tibor Riptide that is 4" wide.|
Yes indeed, I love those Ohio River wipers. Here is a fine 6lb fish taken on my spinning rod. They are quite tough and lot's of fun on the long rod. It almost makes me pine for the chills of October!
and resign yourself to the influences of each."
- Henry David Thoreau
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Posted 08 August 2005 - 02:18 PM
|QUOTE (Flies & Photos @ Jun 21 2005, 10:54 PM)|
|What not one for us saltwater types?? Here's a sample of species: Specks, Reds, Flounders, Drums, Bones. Snooks, Tarpons, Sharks, Mackerals, Tunas, Stripers and Oysters.|
You could always ask the same question in the saltwater section.
Posted 12 August 2005 - 10:36 PM
The week before I caught a lmb of about the same size and although a good fighter the smallie actually scared me a few times, thought my rod could be in trouble
man o man was that smallie a blast
wish I had my camera for the smallie
Posted 14 August 2005 - 08:05 PM
|QUOTE (OLB @ Feb 8 2005, 03:30 PM)|
|In my experience I've never seen a pike go airborn, seems like they always dive. Musky on the other hand will try some smallmouth like acrobbatics to get off your line|
I have had them follow a fly up over my head.
I was wading and at the end of a retrieve when I picked the fly up off the water, a pike followed it off the water, seeing it speed up and thinking that the fly was going to get away.
I've had this happen several times.
No, I didn't catch the fish.
Posted 06 September 2005 - 02:31 PM