Giant salmon swimming down the freeway.

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  1. Thomas Williams

    Thomas Williams Habitual Line Stepper

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    On my way home from JBLM spotted what looked to be about a 25ft giant salmon. I tried to get a better shot but traffic wouldnt let me.

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    Upton O Blind hog fisherman

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    It's a native fish, too, can't wait to hear the gallery rant on his keeping it.
     
  3. McNasty

    McNasty Canyon Lurker

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    you just made my day!!! like 2 years ago that thing was in selah at a gas station and the guy driving it let me climb inside of it (the whole thing is hollow). i still got a pic somewhere of me hangin out of its mouth.
     
  4. dryflylarry

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    I think it's a Chum Salmon.
     
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    Scott Salzer previously micro brew

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    In B-Town about a week ago.
     
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    KerryS Ignored Member

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    Wonder what wieght rod he was using to land that thing?
     
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    McNasty Canyon Lurker

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    if i remember right there were a bunch of paintings showing the salmon life cycle on the inside walls.
     
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    gearhead Active Member

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    If they would Triploid some Blackmouth, we might see a few more that big.:)
     
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    Alex MacDonald Dr. of Doomology

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    Holy lateral lines batman!! It's the finned version of the Weinermobile!!
     
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    Bob Triggs Your Preferred Olympic Peninsula Fly Fishing Guide

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    This is "FIN", the mascot of the North Olympic Salmon Coalition, our North Coast Olympic Peninsula Regional Fisheries Enhancement Group. They do rent and loan Finn out to various fisheries elated ecological and environmental promotional efforts. Finn has traveled all over America. Spraining necks coast to coast! For more, see here: www.nosc.org/

    here is an article from a few years ago:
     

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