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Old 04-10-2008, 09:06 PM
FishNHunt FishNHunt is offline
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Default Full house up on the Middle Prong today

I fished the Middle Prong this evening and manOman was it crowded. About the time I had to leave 6:30 it started to clear out alittle but there were still quiet a few people fishing. The fishing was great. I put 17 to hand in hours. I had to portage 3 times because someone came in ahead of me but that's fishing. I talked to 2 fellas and gave them some flies to help them out since they weren't doing any good. All were caught on a #16 adams. Most were in the 8 inch range but I saw one really nice bow feeding ontop from the road but as soon as I made my approach a car stopped right over the fish to take a picture of me. I'm pretty ugly so I don't know why they wanted a picture of me. I spooked what I am thinking was a brown out of some shallows (3-4 inches of water)and he had some mass to him. He was a VERY good fish. The highlight was a little otter that swam so close to me I tapped him with the end of my rod. He wasn't amused and hightailed it to a hole in the bank. I wonder if it's really true that they eat their body weight a day in fish cause I fished some ways before I caught another trout. I hope this Dogwood winter doesn't last long and I can get back and fight the crowd. I hope everyone had a good day fishing.
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Old 04-10-2008, 09:57 PM
Flying Trout Flying Trout is offline
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My day fishing was nice. I really did not catch to many fish though. I fished Anthony and really think that I that I hit it at a bad time. I found it to be a hard creek to get to and around. It was a beautiful creek. I did not see another fisherman. Maybe I'll get another chance to fish next week or early Sunday.
"The gods do not deduct from man's allotted span the hours spent in fishing." Babylonian Proverb
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Old 04-10-2008, 10:21 PM
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Default The Law of Unintended Consequences

OOPS...I posted on the wrong thread...sorry y'all

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