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Got this 10 1/2" gill working a mayfly tungsten fly.  Love it when you set the hook and the fish doesn't move an inch.  😁

Suspended 10ft  off bottom, over basin area. 4mm black tungsren with white finnesse style body

Hit a north metro lake for panfish and stuck this 16" white crappie.

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Beast Jeff!

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DANDY Jeff ! ! 

smokin time here. :) 

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couple from today :)    @Rick G  @monstermoose78  decided to dye my hair

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15 minutes ago, AlwaysFishing23 said:

LOVE the fast mask eyeguy!.... whats up with that?!?!:lol:

He's trying to not give up his lake spot if people see him out there everyday! :grin:

This wasn't working anymore! ;)

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Mask??   what Mask??? 

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2 minutes ago, eyeguy 54 said:

Mask??   what Mask???

Dork, change your Avatar pic if your going to hide behind a mask with the same hoody on! :lol:

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16 minutes ago, leech~~ said:

Dork, change your Avatar pic if your going to hide behind a mask with the same hoody on! :lol:

They sell those hoodies to the public up there silly.  Could be a famous person behind that mask...

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I hope I catch this guy when he's an inch bigger, a big pumpkin with a big ole forehead would be awesome.

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Crappie time

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Lucky Girl! Pike sure must be feeding well0404181800.thumb.jpg.935078bec856b037340afe0f66b78ff5.jpgThumbnails wanted to play today.....5ac5715a1c446_0404181727a1.thumb.jpg.bb4e72c39e53a454b0dfea588b6bf18e.jpg

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Gold 3mm and part of a natural impulse mayfly worked good today. not as many fish in the area but managed a couple dandies. 

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Had to get out and grin and bare, more prefrontal April snowstorm conditions...0407181442.thumb.jpg.880459b1119f46327c7b6e5c3d144ba7.jpg0407181526a.thumb.jpg.0b4ab38ca4bfbd06cbe269bd897ebedc.jpg

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Crazy day today!  Iced many nice crappies and they are swimming to get bigger. Back at it Tuesday. Fished 6 to 10 FOW and they were 3 to 5 foot off bottom.  That 3MM gold tungsten was hot today. No 13 inchers this trip. 

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Wow, nice pics Tom!!!

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