Sometimes It Pays Off..

Discussion in 'Steelhead' started by dreamonafly, Mar 20, 2012.

  1. dreamonafly

    dreamonafly Active Member

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    I been telling myself today is the day! For the last couple year.. Definitely there are days wanted to toss my rods in the river many times and give up. But somehow I end up in the same spot... This is a bad drug.. I glad I didn't stop...
     

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  2. kamishak steve

    kamishak steve Active Member

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    EXCELLENT!
     
  3. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    Well played. Well played indeed.
     
  4. Freestone

    Freestone Not to be confused with freestoneangler

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    Congrats Jimmy!
     
  5. Mark Walker

    Mark Walker Active Member

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    That's beautiful fish!
     
  6. papafsh

    papafsh Piscatorial predilection

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    I would say that is the fish we are all looking for.
    Congratulations!

    LB
     
  7. Dan Cuomo

    Dan Cuomo Active Member

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    YIKES! Well worth the wait, and then some. Congrats. You earned it.
     
  8. Ian Broadie

    Ian Broadie Flyfishing is so "Metal"

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    Way to go Jimmy nice steelface!
     
  9. flybill

    flybill Purveyor of fine hackle, wine & cigars!

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    Awesome Jimmy! Congrat's!
     
  10. Skysoldier

    Skysoldier Trout Hunter

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    Outstanding! Congrats!
     
  11. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    I have heard about those fish.... and seen them in other's hands.
     
  12. dreamonafly

    dreamonafly Active Member

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    Thanks so much for the kind words and pm.....

    Here's couple little guys along the way..

    Thanks for the trophy points.. please keep it coming..
     

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  13. Steve Saville

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    Nice looking fish, Jimmy. Way to go.
     
  14. Ringlee

    Ringlee Doesn't care how you fish Moderator Staff Member

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    Please keep those wild fish in the Water. Getting some minus trophy points for breaking WDFW rules.
    WAC 220-56-118 Fish Handling Rules
     
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  15. Mark Juranek

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    Beautiful, worth the wait.