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Lake: Horsetooth Reservoir
Fish: Hybrid Striped Bass(wiper/palmetto)

Second time fishing the tooth..nailed this 27 incher!

Post By: Walleye Assassin      Posted: 7/25/2007 2:12:47 PM     Points: 110    
Went to fish for some walleye, was catching plenty but all under 15 inches. So, tried a little bigger lure (X-Rap) and nailed this huge whiper!! Very fun catching this guy, took about 15 minutes to finally get him in. Hearing that drag is such a nice sound. First big catch on my shimano walleye combo.

10lbs 27 inches :D

First fish I have decided to keep all season.
 Reply by: kawigreen1      Posted: 7/25/2007 2:19:20 PM     Points: 1244
Nice keeper !
 Reply by: Fishful Thinker      Posted: 7/25/2007 5:51:11 PM     Points: 12812
Nice fish and a good one to eat! There aren't many wipers in there - you must have had beginner's luck...at least at the 'Tooth. CL
 Reply by: RonnyCast      Posted: 7/25/2007 6:03:32 PM     Points: 2307
Very nice. Well done. I have yet to fined a wiper up at the Tooth.
 Reply by: dave-jamwerx-267      Posted: 7/25/2007 6:04:51 PM     Points: 51
wipers have to be about the funnest fresh water fish to catch, nice one!
 Reply by: Evan-2290      Posted: 7/25/2007 6:25:25 PM     Points: 33
Nice. I live so close to horsetooth but I have yet to fish it. I'm close to 2 miles away.
That fish begs me to fish there... nice catch.
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