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Jerkbait Dominated Trout

Post By: bharper      Posted: 11/15/2019 9:16:50 PM     Points: 208    
Good day of fishing the River with my friend Chet!I ended up catching 28 Trout all on a Fire Craw Dynamic J-Spec and Chet caught all of his 30 Browns on a Brown Trout Rapala Countdown. My last fish of the day was my biggest fish a decent 25 Lake Trout in strong current! I mostly caught decent Browns in the 16-18 1/2 range.
 Reply by: anglerwannabe      Posted: Nov. 15, 10:06:17 PM     Points: 53105    
that's a myth! We all KNOW trout don't like jerk baits. Especially browns.

Well done
 Reply by: skiman      Posted: Nov. 16, 9:26:23 AM     Points: 2290    
b,
I didnt know you could catch a laker in the canyon! Nicely done,
Congrats. (You both sure have them critters dialed in). Ski
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Nov. 16, 9:45:58 AM     Points: 208    
Jim- Lol,Thx! I love a downtown Brown slamming a Jerkbait in the strong current!



Ski- I had an approximate 7+ lb pull off 10 ft out from shore last year then I caught a skinny 24 + Laker! Ive hooked and seen four but only caught two in about 20 outings! I talked to a WS local and hes had a 32+ Laker that he fought for quite a while bust off real close shore! I can imagine what it would be like to hook a 10+ lb Laker in the River current! Lakers are only in Morrow Point and Crystal Res! Nothing from Portal down to Pleasure!
 Reply by: bron      Posted: Nov. 16, 6:25:40 PM     Points: 31619    
Thats really cool about the laker Harper! All nice fish! Morrow is amazing...we did the boat tour there.
 Reply by: skiman      Posted: Nov. 16, 6:35:48 PM     Points: 2290    
Thanks b. Good to know!
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Nov. 16, 6:56:02 PM     Points: 208    
Bron-Thx,love that place! 🍻


Ski-🤙🎣
 Reply by: riper69      Posted: Nov. 16, 7:12:16 PM     Points: 2652    
Nice laker
Always fun to catch them out of a river
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Nov. 16, 7:26:28 PM     Points: 208    
Riper69- Thx! Definitely! Im hoping to hook a 10+lber but I know Id better be on my toes! I had to maneuver my way along down the rocky shoreline on this smaller one because of the strong current! 🤙
 Reply by: team FMFO      Posted: Nov. 16, 9:12:40 PM     Points: 3343    
WTG !!! And the pics in the canyon are AWESOME.
 Reply by: SirGreg88      Posted: Nov. 16, 9:32:24 PM     Points: 31    
Now my feelings are really hurt....................
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Nov. 17, 7:38:12 AM     Points: 208    
FMFO - Thx! One of my favorite places to fish! 👍


SirGreg - This was my view from the office today! Lol! JK! Come over next year and take a trip down memory lane! But Im sure you get back up out of here is a difficult way to end a long day? 🍻
 Reply by: SirGreg88      Posted: Nov. 17, 7:48:56 AM     Points: 31    
I appreciate it. I might just surprise you and do that!! This year just got away from me. Seemed like I could never get away. I know exactly here you guys were with these pics. Now youre catching all the ones I missed back in the day. Those are my fish!!! I want mommy.....Waaaaaaaaaa!!!!!!
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Nov. 17, 11:51:25 AM     Points: 208    
SirGreg- Lol! Im sure youve got your share of some good ones! 👍
 Reply by: anglerwannabe      Posted: Nov. 17, 2:46:17 PM     Points: 53105    
how many times I gotta tell you.. trout DO NOT like or bite on jerk baits
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Nov. 17, 2:50:20 PM     Points: 208    
Beautiful chunk!🎣👊🥃


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