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River: Colorado River Granby to Byers Canyon
Fish: Rainbow Trout

Who knew that pigs could swim?

Post By:      Posted: 8/27/2012 8:43:28 PM     Points: 290    
Made it to the Granby area for a wedding this weekend and snuck away a few different times to get in my fix with the tug-drug!

Fished above Grand Lake at Adam's Falls and did well in the short amount of time I fished with several Brookies on Baetis and Midge imitations (sorry, so pics).

On Saturday we were on our way to Monarch above Granby, but saw some stranded anglers - I pulled over and jumped them as they told me that there were some BIG fish down there. I told em that I happen to be a fan of big fish and made my way down the hill. The smallest fish I had on was 14" or so, but the rest were 18-22" and fat!

More pics and info: [log in for link]
 Reply by: VINNIE      Posted: 8/28/2012 6:41:25 AM     Points: 768
Well done-- Nice lookin bows.. Try the Kemp Breeze section??? Thanks for the info.. Vin
 Reply by:      Posted: 8/28/2012 9:38:31 PM     Points: 290
Kemp Breeze? This was my first time fishing that river in the general area, so i'm not too familiar w/ that... I did notice that private property was just downstream of me about 100 yards from the dam. Is it below that?
 Reply by: JKaboom      Posted: 8/28/2012 11:24:59 PM     Points: 703
Nice Rainbows :)
 Reply by: VINNIE      Posted: 8/29/2012 9:25:34 AM     Points: 768
K-B is the gold medal water below the canyon where the Williams Fork R. enters the Colo.-west of Granby.. Never fished above Granby but looks like a quqlity area WTG
 Reply by: WavyGonzo      Posted: 8/30/2012 7:47:47 PM     Points: 125
Beautiful Bows Mr. Kastanza!!!!!!!!!!!

 Reply by: catchn      Posted: 8/30/2012 8:45:39 PM     Points: 218
that middle pic of the release is gorgeous, you should put that on your wall.
 Reply by:      Posted: 8/30/2012 9:07:01 PM     Points: 290
VIN - i've gotta give it a shot, sounds like a blast!
Cole - thanks buddy...MORT!!!
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