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Round Two Browns On The River

Post By: bharper      Posted: 10/8/2020 10:38:26 PM     Points: 262    
Good day fishing the Colorado River with my friend Chet! We both stuck a real nice Brown in the same spot within 10 minutes of each other on a 1/4 oz Crappie/Marabou Jig! I also landed a couple chunky Bows back to back! We ended up landing 46 Trout between us!
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Oct. 8, 10:46:02 PM     Points: 262    
A few more Browns & Chunky Bows!
 Reply by: ass bass or cash      Posted: Oct. 8, 10:49:28 PM     Points: 1993    
Beautiful color on those browns especially. Awesome!!!
 Reply by: SirGreg88      Posted: Oct. 8, 11:20:42 PM     Points: 68    
Hero worship all over again!! You guys are hurting my feelings!!! Great job. Those jigs are such a trouble free way to fish.
 Reply by: Golfprogreg      Posted: Oct. 9, 9:25:55 AM     Points: 15    
If you guys keep practicing, you might just get the hang of it...

😜👍
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Oct. 9, 11:11:12 AM     Points: 262    
Thx Guys! 🎣👊🍻
Love throwing Jigs!
Hang (up) of it can be a good thing or a bad thing (Golfpro) Greg!😜
 Reply by: nparker      Posted: Oct. 9, 4:17:01 PM     Points: 2047    
My buddy has a drift boat, lucky me I guess. We have floated above State Bridge but not below. Any suggestions for some streamer fishing?
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Oct. 9, 5:06:07 PM     Points: 262    
NParker- I usually check River Reports and see what flies are working to match my marabou/deer hair colors to those flies! Lately anything in Brown,brown/orange,and grasshopper colors are working! Brown/Orange have produced well the last two trips.We havenít even had to go to the trusty black colors but I would try that if the other colors arenít working for you! Havenít tried white combos but you might want to give that a shot as well? Good luck! Catch a bigginí! 🎣🤙
 Reply by: bron      Posted: Oct. 9, 6:09:44 PM     Points: 38411    
Looks like another exceptional trip guys! Great looking fish and alot of them.
 Reply by: nparker      Posted: Oct. 10, 9:36:37 AM     Points: 2047    
The River Reports are helpful. I think we will float in the Glenwood area. Sounds like an Autumn Splendor may be the ticket?
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Oct. 10, 10:03:43 AM     Points: 262    
Bron- Thx, we had a few decent doubles as well!
NParker- 👍
 Reply by: FishHuntNow      Posted: Oct. 10, 8:04:52 PM     Points: 413    
Beautiful trout guys! Thank you for sharing.
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Oct. 10, 9:52:13 PM     Points: 262    
FishHuntNow- 👍
 Reply by: SGM      Posted: Oct. 11, 3:32:06 PM     Points: 14439    
Great fish and colors. Got to love fall browns.
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Oct. 11, 9:17:59 PM     Points: 262    
 Reply by: nparker      Posted: Oct. 12, 8:06:06 AM     Points: 2047    
My buddy and I are headed for the Colorado River today and fishing for 4 days, mostly floating. Suppose I should take my Crappie Jigs? I have tied some nymphs on jig hooks used mostly for Euro nymphing.
 Reply by: Team CO.F.F.      Posted: Oct. 12, 11:48:03 AM     Points: 57    
EPIC! Good work man!!💪🏽🎣🍻
 Reply by: FishHuntNow      Posted: Oct. 12, 2:04:26 PM     Points: 413    
Been trying to chase my own browns, man the water being calm doesn't help i needed this wind last week!
 Reply by: nparker      Posted: Oct. 16, 12:08:51 PM     Points: 2047    
We did float the river yesterday with a guide and got about 75% Rainbows and 25% Browns. The biggest Rainbow was 21 inches. I learned a lot and will be back.
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: Oct. 16, 9:20:56 PM     Points: 262    
FishHuntNow- I hear ya! Sometimes I get more wind than I want!!! 🎣🤙


NParker- Awesome! We caught more Bows than Browns the other day as well 🎣👊


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