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The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) #14129827 09/14/21 09:48 PM
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Ok so we headed out Saturday night to one of our fishing spots and did some night fishing. We rigged up our gar gear and set out 4 rods then we jigged for crappie while we waited patiently for the gar to bite. Well we had 4 gar runs and landed 2 one 4ftr and one 6ftr. The pic is horrible but you can make out what it is lol.
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Weird thing we noticed when Leo brought him to the boat was that he wasnt hooked, it just had the line that was tied to the weight through its teeth.
I caught 3 crappie that night all dinks.
After fishing till about 4 am we set up tent and crashed for a few hrs.
Sunday, after a good nights rest and everything was back in its place we commence to fishing. Started working the bank with JIGLYF jigs.
First fish of the day was a rio and the rios just kept coming
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I say we caught about 35 rios most ranging from 7-9in and one was over 10in. Leo was pitching 1/32 oz and i was pitching 1/16.
We also caught channel cats, sunfish, bass and a gasper gou also caught on JIGLYF jigs.
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We had a blast! All fish except for the gou were released to swim another day.
On the way home we saw a rainbow, coudnt have ended the day any better.
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Hope yall enjoy the pics. No video Leo forgot SD cards at home bang

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Pot licker] #14129943 09/14/21 11:37 PM
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Wow!

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Pot licker] #14129985 09/15/21 12:19 AM
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Great job guys. Some really nice looking fish.

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Pot licker] #14129992 09/15/21 12:26 AM
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Awesome pictures! Y'all had a great time, again. thumb


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Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Pot licker] #14130040 09/15/21 01:17 AM
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Nice...Do you guys eat the Rios ?

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bow_down OUTSTANDING! bow_down


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Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Pot licker] #14130074 09/15/21 01:44 AM
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Awesome Rio haul ! Great pics PL. Such beautiful fish !


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That is amazing. breakdance

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Pot licker] #14130405 09/15/21 01:40 PM
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What a great day!


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Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: trapperben] #14130520 09/15/21 02:44 PM
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Originally Posted by trapperben
Wow!

Thanks for your reply Ben!

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Curt0407] #14130522 09/15/21 02:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Curt0407
Great job guys. Some really nice looking fish.

Thank you Curt0407!

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: F4Gator] #14130523 09/15/21 02:46 PM
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Originally Posted by F4Gator
Awesome pictures! Y'all had a great time, again. thumb

Thank F4Gator, it was a day to remember!

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: Vogey] #14130527 09/15/21 02:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Vogey
Nice...Do you guys eat the Rios ?

No Vogey we dont eat the rios. Thanks for your reply!

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: banker-always fishing] #14130529 09/15/21 02:50 PM
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Originally Posted by banker-always fishing
bow_down OUTSTANDING! bow_down

Thank you Chuck!! azn

Re: The BEST rio day ever! (Pic extra heavy) [Re: doctorxring] #14130532 09/15/21 02:51 PM
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Awesome Rio haul ! Great pics PL. Such beautiful fish !


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Thanks doc!:)

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