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Old 06-20-2008, 07:45 PM
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First largemouth

Cuz of gas prices Ive been hitting the sweetwater close to my house for a while now.
Finally got a Largemouth! Two actually at the Turner res. in Seekonk/Pawt.

About 2 pounds each on a topwater foam frog fly. From the scanoe on a six weight ebay special. I was afraid to bring my nice 4wt and the 10 wt probably would be overkill. lol

Looks like I'm gonna buy a decent 6wt

Awsome time. wish I brought the camera. I put them back. afraid to eat anythin from the ten-mile river system Although the DEM cleared it last NOV from the Bacteria, I still sw lots of green stuff floating.
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Old 06-23-2008, 08:52 PM
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Good job! I've found that it's tough to go back to FW fishing after catching those hard pulling SW fish, but a couple of nice largemouths will always help revive my interest. Carp are another good target if you need to catch something that can really pull.

The farther you can cast, the easier it is for a fish to take you into your backing. I seldom see my backing . . .
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Old 06-23-2008, 11:33 PM
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Very nice! I just relocated away from there to CO. I miss all the great LMB down in that area. Since I don't live there any more, I'll be happy to share some spots if you're interested. Just let me know and I'll send you a PM. I don't like to post locations on the forums since anybody can see them then.
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Old 06-28-2008, 10:29 PM
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Thanks guys, I caught another largemouth today! fun stuff. Love those little froggy foam frogs.
I picked up a couple of mouse flys. Gonna try those next week.

Carp eh? I'll have to look around for those. I imagine shallow warm waters near bridges?

PM sent Scott, thanks
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