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Lake Granbury Bluegill on a Fly Rod #13610216 06/27/20 06:24 PM
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It was to windy to do what I wanted today, so I ran over to Lake Granbury with my Jon boat. The water was a nice green color instead of the golden algae brown tea color observed the last time I was there. I used a fly rod to fish all morning and ended up with about 10 bluegill to 9”. I probably could have caught 100 with worms roflmao. I also landed a couple of carp.

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Re: Lake Granbury Bluegill on a Fly Rod [Re: Osbornfishing] #13610223 06/27/20 06:35 PM
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Worm and size 6 hook works on a fly rod also.
Nice job.

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Originally Posted by Ocelot
Worm and size 6 hook works on a fly rod also.
Nice job.


Baiting the hook works, but I am usually fishing for fly records when I use my fly rod. Adding bait or scent to the fly eliminates the chance at a record, since it no longer qualifies as fly fishing. However, it will greatly increase your success rate roflmao

Re: Lake Granbury Bluegill on a Fly Rod [Re: Osbornfishing] #13610267 06/27/20 07:32 PM
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Nice gills on the fly. Good job. thumb



Side Note: Also love the carp! cheers


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Re: Lake Granbury Bluegill on a Fly Rod [Re: Osbornfishing] #13610285 06/27/20 07:47 PM
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I know it was fun catchn those gills but I'll bet those carp put a big smile on your face with the fight they gave.....


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Re: Lake Granbury Bluegill on a Fly Rod [Re: SK.] #13610605 06/28/20 02:02 AM
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Originally Posted by SK.
I know it was fun catchn those gills but I'll bet those carp put a big smile on your face with the fight they gave.....


I have to admit that the 31.5 inch carp I caught on a bluegill fly, that took me 30 minutes to get in, was fun. breakdance

Re: Lake Granbury Bluegill on a Fly Rod [Re: Osbornfishing] #13610856 06/28/20 01:21 PM
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Love the fight on the fly. Nice fish. woot

Re: Lake Granbury Bluegill on a Fly Rod [Re: Osbornfishing] #13610909 06/28/20 02:25 PM
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Bluegill Fatties. Nice fish.

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