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General RegionNortheast
Time of Day2:00 - 6:15 PM
Fish CaughtWILD brown trout!
Conditions & HatchesBeautiful 40 degree day! The water was nice and chilly, and the flow was about right (maybe a little low).

No insects coming off of the water, save a midge or two; I did not seine the stream.

Details and Discussion

Chris_3gApril 16th, 2008, 5:29 pm
Posts: 59The extent of my experience with wild trout is unfortunately limited (save a trip to Colorado last year), but I have to say that a full day spent catching wild browns brings on a new appreciation for trout. The coloration exhibited by these fish is amazing, and they fight as hard, if not harder, than stocked trout double their size (holdovers included). Anyway, I really just wanted to share a few pictures with you guys. Later!

It worked out that I couldn't attach pictures to the post, because I've been wanting to put together a Flickr page for a while. It's only a start, but here are some of the pictures from the outing I spoke of above. Enjoy.

Wild Browns

Chris.
WbranchApril 20th, 2008, 1:03 am
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2294
Did you change the upper case
(User tried to post an image here without an source.)
to lower case?
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
TroutnutApril 20th, 2008, 1:34 am
Administrator
Fairbanks, AK

Posts: 2429
I think there's a bug in the photo uploading code. I really don't have time to find it right now.

One thing that should work, which Wbranch hinted at, is that you could upload the images elsewhere (like Imageshack or Flickr) and just use the img forum code tag to insert them here. That's not ideal but it might work for you in until I can find the other bug.
Jason Neuswanger, Ph.D.
Troutnut and salmonid ecologist

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