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Lake: Prospect Lake (Colorado Springs)
Fish: Rainbow Trout

followed the truck?

Post By: jeff m      Posted: 10/30/2016 8:17:21 PM     Points: 51    
I think I might have inadvertently followed the stocking truck one day --- I caught (8) rainbows over 18" in about 90 mins. ... caught (2) more the next day ... haven't been able to repeat ...
 Reply by: elkinthebag      Posted: 10/30/2016 8:31:39 PM     Points: 1904    
Nice great trip where the pics of the 18"+
 Reply by: anglerwannabe      Posted: 10/31/2016 6:50:15 AM     Points: 36956    
there's no inadvertent to it, I simply put the GPS tracker on the truck.. that way no one KNOWS I follow it. Although that FishRangler guy has accused me of it.

looks like you had fun. Congratulations
 Reply by: bratfish      Posted: 10/31/2016 9:23:11 AM     Points: 1090    
dont try and eat them, it is prospect
 Reply by: jeff m      Posted: 10/31/2016 10:16:26 AM     Points: 51    
Thanks elkinthebag, I'll double check that attachment the pictures, I was using a Shakespeare ugly stik GX2 6'6" medium action # USSP664M..... It's a 4 pcs. travel rod, the 1st joint spanning from 18.75" to 20" from the end. You kind of caught me, I typically understate the size of my fish, the fish in the 1st picture is clearly over 20". The rest were more like this .... Because they were Prospect put-& takes, + I didn't have a camera on the water (had to borrow), I legally sacrificed some ..... Thanks for the check ....
 Reply by: FlyLady      Posted: 10/31/2016 1:27:13 PM     Points: 1433    
Nice job Jeff! That happened to me when I first when to the Delany lakes, but that's a norm at those lakes. Feels good don't it!