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1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright #13196165 06/25/19 11:48 PM
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I had an evening trip with Eric yesterday, my main focus was to learn not necessarily catch but both happened. I'm a bank beater so when it starts getting hot I stop catching fish and I got sick of it. I was blown away to be honest about the on water experience with a professional as opposed to watching videos or reading. Not only would I highly recommend Eric but I'll be back in his boat myself the 1st chance I get.. I fish Fork a fair amount, I stress fishing as opposed to catching, and learned more in 4 hours than the previous 20 trips alone. I'm not sure why I waited so long to book a guide trip based on yesterday's experience. I feel very confident I became a better angler yesterday because of Eric and as we all know confidence is a very tricky deal in fishing, I had no confidence out deep yesterday but I can't wait till Monday to go fish out deep and try to apply what he taught me.

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Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196188 06/26/19 12:10 AM
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Congrats on a great day

Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196193 06/26/19 12:13 AM
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Excellent. Glad you picked up some knowledge about deep water. This is why I do the GPS Contour Chips. I love that 20ft. Contour.


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Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196235 06/26/19 12:31 AM
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He doesn't want to buy your chips. He's just happy to have gone out with a good guide and have a good trip.

Jesus.

Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196247 06/26/19 12:38 AM
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Eric is an awesome guide! Glad you had a great day!


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Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196254 06/26/19 12:40 AM
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Great guide. Heard other guides talk about how good he was and had to see for myself. Wasn’t disappointed. Had a great day and like the OP learned as well as caught fish.

Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196303 06/26/19 01:26 AM
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cheers Good times!

Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196457 06/26/19 03:45 AM
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Nice post and fish. Good job. cheers




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Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: RedEar12] #13196656 06/26/19 02:01 PM
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Originally Posted by RedEar12
He doesn't want to buy your chips. He's just happy to have gone out with a good guide and have a good trip.

Jesus.


So you are offended by Donald’s post, but yet you chose to use a name that millions of people believe to be sacred as an exclamation?

Donald is a fine man and a friend. And he has helped me become a better angler.

Congrats on a great trip and don’t become frustrated if you don’t immediately enjoy the same success you had fishing with a good guide. Learn to fish off the bank and you will eventually catch more fish because you will have more areas to fish.

Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196672 06/26/19 02:15 PM
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Congrats DNewt!. Ive known Eric a long time, great guy and even better fisherman and guide! Congrats again bud.

Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13196796 06/26/19 04:19 PM
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Eric is one of the best drop shot fishermen I know... You'll never hear of a bad experience with him... He as good as it gets on Fork!

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Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13197440 06/27/19 02:20 AM
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Never heard a bad word about Little E EVER!


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Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: txmasterpo] #13197498 06/27/19 03:30 AM
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Originally Posted by txmasterpo
Never heard a bad word about Little E EVER!



this ^^^

Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: txmasterpo] #13197499 06/27/19 03:30 AM
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Originally Posted by txmasterpo
Never heard a bad word about Little E EVER!


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Re: 1st time on guided trip Fork, Eric Wright [Re: DNewt] #13199290 06/29/19 02:04 AM
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Don't know Donald Harper, but do know he's always helpful to other fishermen on here. Don't get the smart remark. I'd be glad to see more on here like him and a lot less like RedEar12. Eric's a great guide and may be the best dropshotter on Fork.

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