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andrew chadwick

lost- black Ice rod and reel combo- FOUND!

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I know this is going to be a long shot-

but if any one is out fishing on (lake name removed), and lands a fish (probably a pike) that is pulling this rod and reel, It would be greatly appreciated if it were returned.

thanks- Now Im sure you all want the story.

I out today, and had set my rod down, bail open in order to go drill a few holes. once I finished the holes, I returned to where the rod once was, and it was GONE! somewhere out there a poor fish is dragging a pretty decent rod and reel combo behind him.

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Those northerns can be a pain in the wallet.Had it happen to me on caribou but it was in a spear house and it was right below us wrap around some weeds.

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funny story, i was with him when it happened. Just wait until chadwick comes on and tells about todays fishing trip. I wasn't with today, but i heard all about it. funny what can happen.

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Well, today I was out, in about the same spot.

I hooked into a nice fish on my jigging rod, and I had my friend go pull up a tip up that was close by to prevent a tangle.

attached to the tip up ( which had not been set off) was a 13 inch perch. tangled around the hook is some blue fishing line, and my rod!

ten minutes later I landed the fish.

here is a parting shot of the release, the recovered rod is clearly shown in the background.

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Now thats a crazy story man! What are the odds of that happening? Go buy some Lotto tickets before your luck runs out.

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Great story - and with a happy ending! \:\)

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nice pike too!

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Now thats one for the books.If it would have been meI thinkI would have ate that pesky varmit on second thought nope I would have to clean it.

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