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  1. Thread: May 19, 2024

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    At our last spot, we fished a swamp that was...

    At our last spot, we fished a swamp that was flooded and muddied up from recent rains. I beached but lost a Spotted Gar, but caught a Warmouth and 2...
  2. Thread: May 19, 2024

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    May 19, 2024

    Before leaving Arkansas on Sunday, I decided to try for some species I don't normally get near home. My buddy that I fished with the previous day for Snakeheads, fished with me. He knows so many...
  3. Thread: May 18, 2024

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    May 18, 2024

    Met up with a buddy in Arkansas to try to get Northern Snakehead added to my fly rod life list. He'd already gotten one on fly rod, and a few others on spinning gear.We fished from a canoe, and it...
  4. Thread: 2 foam flies

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    Very good, Rick!

    Very good, Rick!
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    Thanks, fellas! :)

    Thanks, fellas! :)
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    May 1 and May 5, 2024

    I just realized I should have been putting my fishing reports HERE, instead of under the "Warmwater" forum. Well...here we go.After work one day last week, I was killing time waiting on my wife, and...
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    Jumbos! Nice fish, Rick! :)

    Jumbos! Nice fish, Rick! :)
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    Yes, Bighead Carp. First one I've ever caught.

    Yes, Bighead Carp. First one I've ever caught.
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    April 27, 2024

    First visit of the year to this spot. Its a not insignificant drive, but very doable for a day trip. I didn't catch big numbers of fish, but managed 10 species, and some nice individuals.I caught...
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    Thanks fellas! :)Gar have been around a REALLY...

    Thanks fellas! :)Gar have been around a REALLY long time. They aren't particularly fast or agile predators (except once hooked!), more of a sit-and-wait or slow ambush style... or easing up close to...
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    April 25, 2024

    Went looking for Orangespotted Sunfish again. Went to a spot where I caught a single one last year. Found some! Caught 5, a few others flipped back into the water before I could "land" them. Also...
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    April 23-24, 2024

    I don't often fish during the work-week anymore, but my wife is out-of-town for her work. So.....After work on Tuesday, I did some errands, and then fished for a bit after the rain passed. Saw a...
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    Next day, after work, I went looking for...

    Next day, after work, I went looking for Orangespotted Sunfish. Did not see/catch any.Did catch some Green Sunfish, Bluegills, Hybrid Sunfish, a Black Crappie, and a Grass Carp. Had another Grass...
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    April 21, 2024

    Didn't have a lot of time... got out fishing around mid-afternoon. Air temp upper 50's. Wind speed @ 15mph.Caught 7 fish, 6 species. Cool, but also was unable to string together successful...
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    Good snake. Haven't seen any poisonous ones in...

    Good snake. Haven't seen any poisonous ones in the area, as far as I know.
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    April 14, 2024

    Nice warm day in the 80's, with stronger wind than I would have preferred... but it helped keep me cool.I fished 2 spots that require a significant amount of walking. I ended the day with over...
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    Sounds like a great day, Rick! Glad you got out!

    Sounds like a great day, Rick! Glad you got out!
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    Thanks fellas! It's fun to catch new-to-me fish....

    Thanks fellas! It's fun to catch new-to-me fish. Ah, who am I kidding...it's fun to catch ANY fish! :) Some of these little creek species can get very colorful when they spawn. The Bleeding...
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    April 6, 2024

    A flyfishing buddy and his flyfishing wife, from Iowa, whom I've fished with before, came down to the Saint Louis area for a weekend of fishing before staying to glimpse the Eclipse in that path of...
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    Well, that's a good question, so I checked out...

    Well, that's a good question, so I checked out what the going pay rate is. Turns out, what I do isn't appreciated financially. But, I COULD earn up to $19.99/hr if I was, instead, a Snake Rescuer...
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    There were some large schools of Mosquitofish /...

    There were some large schools of Mosquitofish / Gambusia, so I switched to micro flies to try for them. They'd hit, but couldn't even get hooked on the tiny Tanago fly!I caught some Green Sunfish,...
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    March 30, 2024

    Nice warm day in the mid-70's.... kinda windy. Had a good outing, lots of walking.... I need better shoes. I caught 7 Bowfin, and lost a number of others. I got to sight-fish some of them, which...
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    March 29, 2024

    Took off work a few hours early on Friday...nice weather, did a couple hours of fishing nearby.Caught some Bluegills, Green Sunfish, a Longear Sunfish, and a couple White...
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    Ouch! I deserve that. I don't condone it. :) ...

    Ouch! I deserve that. I don't condone it. :) Since they are considered non-native invasives, snagging is a legal way to catch them. I still hate that I did it, but I did it. It did eat the fly...
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    March 16, 2024

    Left the Micros alone. Went to try for my first Bowfin of the year. Caught one, lost one.:https://s9.gifyu.com/images/SUogy.jpgCaught some Green Sunfish and a Bluegill. Tried for Common Carp for...
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