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#11907632 - 10/29/16 10:50 PM Caught my first fish on the fly!
Wayfaring Texan Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 05/31/16
Posts: 17
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
So, I was gifted a Winston Nexus fly rod back in July for my birthday. I finally went and got a reel for it a couple of days ago, picked up a sage 3250. And, today I got out to give fly fishing a try for the first time. Needless to say, I'm "hooked" big time! Caught a handful of panfish. The feeling of catching that first fish on the fly is a feeling I won't soon forget. No turning back now!

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#11907668 - 10/29/16 11:13 PM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
Capt. Mac Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 02/06/13
Posts: 759
Loc: Sanger
Congratulations! My first fly rod fish was a bluegill also. Maybe it's just me but I always find myself drawn back to them.
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#11907739 - 10/30/16 06:09 AM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 37125
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Nice post. First with many more to follow. hooked
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#11907765 - 10/30/16 06:59 AM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
karstopo Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 05/22/16
Posts: 108
Loc: Brazoria County
Very nice. Beautiful fish those bluegills.

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#11907942 - 10/30/16 09:55 AM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
Mateo Clemente Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/28/12
Posts: 244
Loc: Fort Worth
Keep it up! Flyfishing is one of the finer things. Always remember, fly rods ARE conventional, spinning tackle is the innovation.

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#11909501 - 10/31/16 07:20 AM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
fray Offline
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Registered: 08/23/16
Posts: 71
Loc: Commerce, TX
Nice

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#11909606 - 10/31/16 08:44 AM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
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Registered: 06/19/06
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Loc: Central Texas
Congrats! Nothing like that first on a fly rod! Mine was a big ol 8" shad eeks


but it was a fish thumb
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#11909991 - 10/31/16 12:48 PM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
Texjbq Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/10/15
Posts: 47
Loc: San Marcos, Tx
Congrates!! Welcome to the addiction!!

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#11910086 - 10/31/16 01:28 PM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
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Outdoorsman

Registered: 08/22/16
Posts: 22
Congratulations, I've found it very difficult to transition back to conventional tackle after taking up fly fishing. Glad you're hooked!

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#11910097 - 10/31/16 01:30 PM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: MassAction]
KurtActual Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/25/16
Posts: 52
Originally Posted By: MassAction
Congratulations, I've found it very difficult to transition back to conventional tackle after taking up fly fishing. Glad you're hooked!


Same here! I would sell my conventional stuff if I thought I wouldnt regret it down the road. (Or if it were worth as much as the fly setup Id like)

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#11910344 - 10/31/16 04:04 PM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
RonL Offline
Angler

Registered: 07/09/14
Posts: 429
Loc: W.Texas
Congratulations again ! I know that feeling your talking about however it's been many many years ago when I fly fished on a regular routine but just now getting back into it .
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#11910360 - 10/31/16 04:14 PM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
Bruce Mc Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/25/16
Posts: 22
Loc: Edna, Tx
I'll add my congratulations. Good luck on the ones yet uncaught.
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#11910746 - 10/31/16 09:11 PM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
Mitt78 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/20/16
Posts: 20
Loc: Irving
Congrats on your first fish. The only thing to get you more addicted to fly fishing than your first fish is your first fish on a fly you tied yourself.
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#11910900 - 11/01/16 12:51 AM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
McKinneyLonghorn Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 05/31/13
Posts: 615
Loc: McKinney
Nice fish. My first catch on a fly rod was also a bluegill, and I still love catching them!

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#11910913 - 11/01/16 05:42 AM Re: Caught my first fish on the fly! [Re: Wayfaring Texan]
Hunter498 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/12/12
Posts: 179
Loc: Huntsville, Texas
Its all over now, welcome to the club!

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