Who started the year OFF right?

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GDBrown

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I went to the NF Nehalem New Years Day in the afternoon and landed a beautiful Chrome Native.:D I was so excited that I almost slit it's gills when I thought I better check for the magic fin. I had the knife in hand and the gill plate lifted, I was that close!:rolleyes: I cut the leader at the hook and gently helped her resume her journey. I really need to replace my camera!

That one fish was worth the price of admission this year!:lol:

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Nice. All indications are this is going to be a stellar year for you.
 
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OnTheDrop

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I know i started the year off right.hooked 13 steels since yesterday! Im loving what 2011 has in store already : )
 
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Went 2-4 on a south coast stream...both natives. At least one of the fish I lost at the bank was a hatch buck ...oh well better luck next time.
 
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As soon as I get enough money to buy a lisence, I'll be on my way.
 
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Landed a 7lb Trout on the 5wt today with 4lb Flouroclear as tippet, it was a broodstock Trout, so it halfway counts. Good way to start the year, especially being on the fly rod.
 
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Went on a short duck hunt new years eve before I had to head to Eugene to visit the folks. Yesterday we had company over for dinner and drinks so I didn't get to fish, Way too hung over to even consider fishing today! I didn't start the year OFF right! Gonna get the boat ready tommorrow and do a float tuesday.
 
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I tried to start the year off right, got skunked. No hits for me or the mrs.

Tried my luck around dodge park on the Sandy.
 
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1 chrome hatchery hen yesterday mornin handed the rod off to my uncle he had no ink on last yrs tag so i shared and then he shared because i got all the eggs. fishin the n. fork nehalem we left around 9 am what a zoo went to the necannicum low and clear no fish
 
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Did you get any of them to the bank?

Yes, i got my limit both days. I was pick and choosing to get some hens. I have so much eggs. and some beautiful fillets !
 
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I fished the Netul River on Sunday, Jan. 2nd ... picked up nine fish and got three to the bank... lots of snags and brush....
All of the fish were mint bright, two hens and a buck, all small side of 9 pounds and really early for the river....
Run normally happens in late January and February, however there are always a few in during late December. Everything was on small jigs under a float.
 
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I fished the Netul River on Sunday, Jan. 2nd ... picked up nine fish and got three to the bank... lots of snags and brush....
All of the fish were mint bright, two hens and a buck, all small side of 9 pounds and really early for the river....
Run normally happens in late January and February, however there are always a few in during late December. Everything was on small jigs under a float.

Netul River? Where's that?
 
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