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#11249541 - 11/28/15 12:35 AM Wednesday Fishing
j_hirn2 Offline

Registered: 01/21/04
Posts: 99
Loc: Mansfield, TX
I hadn't had any luck the last few times I went to the pond I fish. I had Wednesday off and spent most of the day running errands. I got through about 3:30 and since it had been warm for a couple of days I decided to try my luck for an hour or so.

I got to the pond a little after 4. It was kind of windy and my casting stinks, but I did manage to fool this guy with a beadhead woolly bugger

I didn't have my tape measure with me but I lined it up on my rod and checked when it when I got home and it was about 13".

I had to play the fish some to land it. If I would have caught it on a baitcaster it would of looked like it was on a jet ski when it got reeled in. Thats one of the things I like about fly fishing.

#11249594 - 11/28/15 05:43 AM Re: Wednesday Fishing [Re: j_hirn2]
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Registered: 07/12/10
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Loc: Universal City Tx.
Looks like a good day. Nice fish. Good job catching em on the fly! cheers

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#11250166 - 11/28/15 01:09 PM Re: Wednesday Fishing [Re: j_hirn2]
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Registered: 04/04/14
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Loc: Brenham, TX
Well done, I love pond fishing with my fly rods.

#11252063 - 11/29/15 12:58 PM Re: Wednesday Fishing [Re: j_hirn2]
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Registered: 02/23/06
Posts: 1032
Loc: Richardson TX
With the casting, a little instruction and a lot of practice will get you there. You did well enough to catch a nice fish well done! What weight rod is that?

In the beginning God created. Gen. 1:1
All things were made by him and without him was not anything made. John 1:3

#11252135 - 11/29/15 01:27 PM Re: Wednesday Fishing [Re: j_hirn2]
Capt. Mac Offline
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Registered: 02/06/13
Posts: 739
Loc: Sanger
Pretty fish. I like the dark, mossy green color those pond bass get. Good work.

#11255529 - 11/30/15 10:35 PM Re: Wednesday Fishing [Re: Linecaster]
j_hirn2 Offline

Registered: 01/21/04
Posts: 99
Loc: Mansfield, TX
5 wt

#11255885 - 12/01/15 08:29 AM Re: Wednesday Fishing [Re: j_hirn2]
txmark1959 Offline
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Registered: 07/19/12
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Loc: Onalaska, TX
Good job!!
Mark Cooper
Onalaska Texas


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