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rschmidt  
#1 Posted : Friday, June 15, 2018 5:15:32 AM(UTC)
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This fish wallowed once and struck once before devouring my lure. It peeled drag ferociously for 30-40 seconds and then rolled. He tied himself up like a bow on a Christmas present.

A 23" 4#+ Brown Trout

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I had tightened up my skull cap so I did not get a great pic.

Safely released.

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Happy Fishing! Ron

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stan b  
#2 Posted : Friday, June 15, 2018 10:17:34 AM(UTC)
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Very cool!
"So what is big is not always the Trout nor the Deer but the chance, the being there. And what is full is not necessarily the creel nor the freezer, but the memory." ~ Aldo Leopold
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rschmidt on 6/15/2018(UTC)
shebs  
#3 Posted : Friday, June 15, 2018 2:05:28 PM(UTC)
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Third...this year. LOL
A bad day of fishing is better than a good day of work. ~Author Unknown
Modern Translation, with respect for the Notorious B.I.G. : "Fuck Money, Get Fishes"
WI-fly  
#4 Posted : Friday, June 15, 2018 6:20:16 PM(UTC)
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Great fish Ron. Did you get that one on video? That would be fun to watch.
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mmalyuk  
#5 Posted : Friday, June 15, 2018 6:40:11 PM(UTC)
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Nice Ron! Don't hook too many of my fish there😂
ZP6  
#6 Posted : Friday, June 15, 2018 7:03:03 PM(UTC)
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Nice! You're having a great season Ron!

rschmidt  
#7 Posted : Saturday, June 16, 2018 10:59:41 AM(UTC)
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Thanks everyone! Any season is great!! Ron
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