First catch of the year

Post in 'The Inglenook' started by bfunk13, Apr 27, 2013.

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    This is my first trout of the year.
    I am not a superstitious man, but if i was i would think this may be a good season to come.
    Took the wife, kids and dogs out to the lake today. Finally a nice day here. Good times.

    BTW, the fish was released unharmed. :p

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    Dang...looks to me like you're lucky the fish released you unharmed! !!!
     
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    Beautiful fish bfunk!

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    Nice catch.
     
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    Why release a nice fish like that? I would have been BBQing it up right there on the boat! MMMMMmmmm!
     
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    No one in my house really likes trout.
    Sometimes we will cook a few brookies when camping.
    I will catch and clean a few for my Dad sometimes.
     
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    I am amazed at the lack of a tree or weed anywhere around that body of water. Completely opposite of my fishing areas.
     
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    Big Sky:cool:
     
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    But lots of water. Around here stuff grows like a giant chia pet. You could clear cut one week and poison the weeds to come back next week and have to do it again.
     
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    This area is a high desert 7100ft.
    A few miles down the road is a place called Miracle Mile, featured in field and stream for its blue ribbon trout fishing.
    Many pines in the area. Wyoming has a very diverse landscape, from mountains and trees to plains, prairies and deserts.
     
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    Nice fish Bfunk. Glad you had the time to spend with the fam.
     
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    Nice brown. Any guess on the weight?
     
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    i would guess 4-5 lbs.
    Very fat!
     
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    fantastic trout!. I'm a huge fan of trout fishing
     
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    Put em on a charcoal grill with some hickory bricketts for awhile,they are awesome.
     
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