Finally got one!

Discussion in 'Steelhead' started by GANDERWITZ, Jul 15, 2014.

  1. Did a day on the Cowlitz with Mike Sturza yesterday and lost my Virginity. Amazing day of swinging flies. Thank all of you that sent me to Mike. He was a great guide and huge help.

    It has taken me a year and 4 months to find this fish. He fought me all the way in...

    I am in Awe....
     

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  2. Congrats!

    #danielocean
     
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  3. Duuuuuuude. Fuck yeah. I genuinely love seeing guys "earn" there first fish. Good for you and congratulations.
     
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  4. sorry, thats a resident rainbow too.......HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
     
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  5. Nice work, that's a bright one!
     
  6. Nice, bright fish!
     
  7. Swinging too; nice job, awesome fish. Congrats man!
     
  8. Awesome fish! That's a great first steelhead!
     
  9. Nice work!!!
     
  10. Thanks fellas. Still on cloud nine!!!
     
    Chris DeLeone likes this.
  11. That's a shiny fish, good work
     
  12. That's a beauty!!! Nice work.
     
  13. Right on man! What fly did you take it on?
     
  14. Red maribou
     
  15. Very nice first steelhead!
     
  16. Yes, it is very Badass.
    Nicely done. I fished with Mike a couple of weeks ago and he had me using the red 'boo too. I however, went fishless. So congrats to you!
     
    David Dalan likes this.
  17. Great fly to catch your first steelie on! A modern day classic made famous right here in the PNW. Beautiful fish... not a bit of color on her. Doesn't get much better than that ;)
     
  18. Nice finger in the gill picture I hope that was dinner
     
  19. it was delicious!!!!
     

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