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OldredbarnNovember 2nd, 2013, 12:27 pm
Novi, MI

Posts: 2600
I was supposed to be on this trip but unfortunately couldn't make it. Darn!

A friend of mine is fishing the "Alley" the last few days and he sent me these to rub in the fact that he's having a blast, catching fish, and I'm here driving my nephew around looking at colleges for next year...Darn again!

Spence
"Even when my best efforts fail it's a satisfying challenge, and that, after all, is the essence of fly fishing." -Chauncy Lively

"Envy not the man who lives beside the river, but the man the river flows through." Joseph T Heywood
WbranchNovember 14th, 2013, 6:56 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2701
Nice brown. Was he planning on keeping it since his left hand is jammed under the gill cover. The last picture of the colored up fish is really gorgeous. That fish had been in the river a couple of weeks. That red cheek is awesome.
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
EntomanNovember 14th, 2013, 7:30 pm
Northern CA & ID

Posts: 2604
Yeah, I noticed that too. Very poor fish handling. It may survive release, but...
"It's not that I find fishing so important, it's just that I find all other endeavors of Man equally unimportant... And not nearly as much fun!" Robert Traver, Anatomy of a Fisherman
OldredbarnNovember 15th, 2013, 12:18 pm
Novi, MI

Posts: 2600
Not sure fellas if he was keeping fish or not...I believe not, but...who knows.

Spence
"Even when my best efforts fail it's a satisfying challenge, and that, after all, is the essence of fly fishing." -Chauncy Lively

"Envy not the man who lives beside the river, but the man the river flows through." Joseph T Heywood

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