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MuskyBug85

i get to go fishing again!!!!!

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I am coming home for a few days and get to get out for probably the last time in open water!!!! i plan on fishing mantrap fri, sat, and sun and probly hunt a big 'eye on monday and tuesday. and of course shoot some ducks in the mornings with my bro. i hopefully will have picts to post on wednesday for you guys. Jonah

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I hopefully will have picts to post on wednesday for you guys. Jonah


Looking forward to the pictures!!! (Keep warm!)

How's school? Have you come across any new "game" to pursue?? wink.gif

OmahaBob

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no new game just studing hard and trying to get some kind of employment oppertunities lined up. hopefully we will be catching plenty of fish and the keeping warm thing isnt an issue. hahaha i wish. Jonah

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You wouldn't happen to want a partner out there by chance? I'm coming back for break too and plan on trying to snag into something on friday. Let me know if your interested.

Nate

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Good luck Jonah, I will be up on Potato this weekend with a group of guys doin some bassin', hopefully the weather and the fish cooperate.

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sorry i have my uncle from AK here so and my roommate is coming up with me.. sorry if we still have open water at thanksgiving will you be able to go then?

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It's a possibility, depends on how many deer are in the bag by then. I'm muzzleloading then too, but maybe a short trip cool.gif

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