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Lake: Antero Reservoir
Fish: Cutbow Trout

Antero Fishing Well

Post By: SGM      Posted: 9/21/2018 8:50:38 AM     Points: 14498    
A buddy and I hit Antero yesterday and caught a few piggies and had a ball. Tried to get out in our small kayaks but the wind and chop on the lake proved to be a bit to much for us so we shore fished it. Started fishing about 7 once we got the yaks back into the truck. Once in our spot it did not take long to hook into the first fish a nice fat 21.5 inch cutbow. We fished until 1 pm and ended up landing 13 with 4 being 21.5, 22, 22 and 23 inches. The rest where in the 17 to 19 inch range. Had several other fish on that jumped and tossed the hook. also had several other strikes that we just did not close the deal on. Oh well that is fishing. 10 of the fish caught where cutbows, the other 3 rainbows. Hit a few fish on Kastmasters but tube jigs where the ticket for us.
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: 9/21/2018 10:18:50 AM     Points: 262    
Nice catches! Those fish are chunky and powerful! 🎣👍🍻
 Reply by: not too old to fish      Posted: 9/21/2018 10:44:47 AM     Points: 5238    
Sounds like a great day in spite of the wind, congrats and thanks for sharing.I seldom have caught fish without some wind down there as long as it doesn't get too strong.
 Reply by: SGM      Posted: 9/21/2018 11:48:45 AM     Points: 14498    
Thanks, yes a little chop is always good at Antero.
 Reply by: skiman      Posted: 9/21/2018 3:37:27 PM     Points: 2355    
Iím beginning to think SGM could catch fish in a mud puddle!!!!
Good job, and really nice fish. Ski
 Reply by: bron      Posted: 9/21/2018 6:12:06 PM     Points: 38436    
Really nice chunky catches Russ!
 Reply by: Digginjiggin      Posted: 9/21/2018 10:09:16 PM     Points: 327    
Sweet fishes, Russ, Gotta love the pull of those cutbows! Tuesday we will put those other hogs in the net!
 Reply by: Kev-o      Posted: 9/21/2018 10:38:55 PM     Points: 64377    
Nice work man!
 Reply by: SGM      Posted: 9/22/2018 3:35:15 PM     Points: 14498    
Thanks all, ready to get back and get a few more. Should be good until ice up.
 Reply by: badextracab      Posted: 9/23/2018 9:31:07 AM     Points: 74    
Nice found my spot, J/K -)
 Reply by: A10FLYR      Posted: 9/23/2018 10:40:19 AM     Points: 44    
Very busy spot yesterday when we crused by!
 Reply by: SGM      Posted: 9/24/2018 8:39:02 AM     Points: 14498    
Thanks, looking forward to Tuesday for round 2.
 Reply by: badextracab      Posted: 9/24/2018 5:20:23 PM     Points: 74    
Hope your tues, round 2 goes well, considering wkknd onslaught and full moon LOL -)....

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