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tennswede 09-08-2011 08:20 PM

Ruuna River Grayling, Northern Karelia Finland

BlueRaiderFan 09-08-2011 10:32 PM

Very nice, Hans! I would love to fish Sweden!

tennswede 09-09-2011 07:40 PM

Yes Sweden probably has better opportunities than where this picture came from. This fish was caught in Finland. I was born in Sweden, mom is from Finland, hence our trip there, it's all confusing lol.

BlueRaiderFan 09-11-2011 01:09 AM

Oh ha ha! Just caught that :redface: I would love to fish Findland as well :biggrin:

MBB 10-24-2011 11:04 AM

Beautiful fish. Did you catch the grayling on a dry?

I have caught grayling in Alaska, but nowhere else. In Alaska, they loved hitting dry flies.

tennswede 10-24-2011 06:34 PM


It was on a Red Tag wet, old English pattern.

PeteCz 10-25-2011 02:12 PM

Dry Flies??

Did you catch the grayling on a dry?
From personal experience I can assure you that Mr. George Edward MacKenzie Skues (aka Tennswede) does not fish with dries....


tennswede 10-25-2011 05:55 PM

Funny you should say that Mr. Halford or do you prefer Gordon? I just received Paul Schullery's compilation of Skues writings "Skues on Trout". I will be deadly now. LOL.

Missed you on the HI last Sunday. Didn't make it to Tellico due to sinus problems on Saturday. Did catch a nice brown and a very nice bow, lost another Brown pushing 13". I think the HI might pick up if the poachers leave it alone. Call me when you get a chance.

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