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Fish: Cutthroat Trout

Cutties up in the Mountains

Post By: Team CO.F.F.      Posted: 8/11/2022 6:55:43 PM     Points: 315    
GF and I grinded out some nice looking cutthroat up in the mountains. Was a tough day, as we spent the whole afternoon/evening fishing but we managed to get the skunk out for both of us!

Didn't pick the best time to go as it was early afternoon when we started and it was a very bright and sunny day out...Few clouds here and there but mostly just sun and little wind. Did some dry fly fishing, nymphing, vertical jigging, jerk fishing, swimbaits, and some cranking. ALL my bites and my fish came on jerk fishing the HD trout and a lot came on the pause. My GF had similar results. At least it was a fun day out for both of us in the bellyboat and her kayak. Pictures and video link below🎣😀

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 Reply by: SirGreg88      Posted: 8/11/2022 8:09:30 PM     Points: 410
Pretty fish! Just being up there is a treat though. Hot in town!!!
 Reply by: Team CO.F.F.      Posted: 8/11/2022 9:23:56 PM     Points: 315

It was nice to cool off and be in the belly boat. Glad we got the skunk out too lol
 Reply by: Wmdunker      Posted: 8/12/2022 6:05:31 AM     Points: 475
Nice to see that lake still so full this late in the summer. All those rainstorms on the mountain have really made a difference this year. Nice fish and video.
 Reply by: Team CO.F.F.      Posted: 8/12/2022 5:03:26 PM     Points: 315
Wmdunker .

First time fishing it, glad to at least get something lol. Ya hopefully they keep good levels until winter🤞🏽 Appreciate the kind words man!
 Reply by: bharper      Posted: 8/14/2022 10:17:08 AM     Points: 471
Looks beautiful! Thatís one healthy Cutt in the first pic!🐖🎣🤙
 Reply by: Team CO.F.F.      Posted: 8/15/2022 3:06:44 PM     Points: 315

Thanks Harper! Good to get out and relax for the afternoon/evening. Glad we got some fish too lol
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