Short stop north of the border

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Short stop north of the border

Postby jmdog2003 » Oct Sat 12, 2019 6:52 pm

It turns out that my week off coincided with parent/teacher conference week, so my little guy had a long weekend off with me. I took him up to our cottage to enjoy some fall festivities, similar to what I enjoyed as a kid. I did manage to stop by the Fox River up there. News flash that should surprise no one, it's blowed up. I only had two hours which really isn't enough time to try anything really new or play with presentations. I managed to squeak out a smally and a wally.

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I lost about a 30" pike at my feet or this would have been a more eye-appealing report. I have that nagging feeling that some of it may have been due to angler error. I hate those.
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Re: Short stop north of the border

Postby billebob5 » Oct Sat 12, 2019 8:21 pm

Still a great fish there dog. Nice job.
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Re: Short stop north of the border

Postby coyote » Oct Sun 13, 2019 3:40 am

Always love your Report , i always wonder why when driving thru that area i never see anyone fishing the River. Nice Fish as usual Sir
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Re: Short stop north of the border

Postby Rambler » Oct Sun 13, 2019 8:47 am

Nice going.
Keep calm and fish on...

There's a fine line between fishing and just sitting there looking stupid
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Re: Short stop north of the border

Postby cletedius » Oct Sun 13, 2019 9:03 pm

Nice fish!
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Re: Short stop north of the border

Postby badger75 » Oct Sun 13, 2019 9:17 pm

Those two are very nice!
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Re: Short stop north of the border

Postby Aux Pleins » Oct Mon 14, 2019 7:13 am

Yea that river is super high. Way to bag a few anyway.
Nature and shit.
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