Amazing video of a 41.7", 35 lb brown trout

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by silvercreek, Sep 9, 2013.

  1. DimeBrite MA-9 Beach Stalker

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    I really liked the mime routine he does at the end as he hand lines the fish in the shallows. Too funny!
  2. Jim Ficklin Genuine Montana Fossil

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    Lends new meaning to the word "run" as it relates to fishing . . . credit where credit is due: a spectacular fish, a spectacular effort.
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  3. constructeur Active Member

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    You're on it Dave. La Mouching has ran a few stories about fish like this from the same area over the time I've been paying attention.
    Maybe someday I'll have a chance at taking an old beater rod and a piece of a weaving loom there myself...
  4. David Dalan 69°19'15.35" N 18°44'22.74" E

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    Sign me up. I'll bring the moth larva (apparently the bait).
  5. silvercreek Active Member

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  6. james.jimenez Active Member

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    Awesome video!! Awesome fish!!! If you listen at the beginning of the video I think he is saying he is using 9X tippet...
  7. james.jimenez Active Member

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    On yeah I also wanted to add... Just wait till Simms gets a hold of this video. We will all be waiting in line for the more athletic, light weight, and stylish white "SIMMS SNEEKERS".. With matching skin tight Simms athletic unibody short shorts.. Just you wait and see its gonna happen..
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  8. wadin' boot Donny, you're out of your element...

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    It's like a French version of the Cedar River when you look at it from the coordinates Dave put on, only a little more glacial looking in the water coloring, and bigger flows, and better streamside vegetation, actually way better streamside vegetation and what looks like mainly parkland for many, many miles upstream, and an absence of an airport, and there's no large jet manufacturing plant and definitely no Riviera apartments, although there is a housing development at the delta with artificial waterways that probably could be called the Riviera more legitimately than the "$50 dollar discount if you pay on time" Riviera in Renton.

    Ok maybe it's not like the Cedar in the slightest but for the industrial parks close to where it was hooked.

    Dranse d'Abondance
  9. Old Man Just an Old Man

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    What are you mumbling about.
  10. JE Active Member

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    Was he using one of them Tankara poles?
  11. G-spot4u Active Member

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  12. JesseC Active Member

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    That dude showed some serious patience. I would have wigged out, horsed it, and broken it off 20minutes ago.