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AlbzOctober 4th, 2008, 7:01 pm
Posts: 1had a 30 fish day just browns.
7-12 inches on zug bug under a indicator up a foot
OdamarkJune 7th, 2009, 2:57 pm
Auburn, CA.

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Went late afternoon, overcast and about 52 degrees. No water coming down from the spillway. Lots of little fish (5 inches). Used a "zub bug" (#18) with an indicator. The hike was fun but not really worth making an out-of-the-way trip.
MartinlfJune 10th, 2009, 7:14 pm
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Palmyra PA

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Never fished it; were they stockies, or wild?
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
OdamarkJune 11th, 2009, 10:06 am
Auburn, CA.

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Martinlf,

I am not going to blow smoke, I am so new to identifying fish I'd probably get it wrong anyways! LOL I am going to guess wild in the sense that their color and size weren't of the "stock" type I found at "Forebay" Reservoir (which is located write outside the main road {Carson Road} across from the Safeway in town).

A biologist friend told me at one time there were some big Browns down there, that was not the case for me.

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