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Re: Tr-May 2012 We may be old but we're slow!

Postby Shawn » Sun Apr 07, 2013 9:12 pm

Really enjoyed the TR; but that photo with the machine gun takes the bait (no pun intended).



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Re: Tr-May 2012 We may be old but we're slow!

Postby oldhikerQ » Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:09 am

Great TR. Looking forward to the next two and to posting mine after this summer.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I — I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.
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Re: Tr-May 2012 We may be old but we're slow!

Postby Troutdog 59 » Wed Apr 10, 2013 7:31 am

Very nice TR Mike and a machine gun to boot. You two are too funny!! Ive seen plane wreckage in the mountains, but never a machine gun. Pretty cool. With it looking like another low snow year, I'm thinking of a 3/4 day warmup into Givens/Royal Arch or maybe taking a look at a nearby stream for some Paiute Cuttys. Who knows, maybe a trip into Woodchuck country. Only time will tell. No problems with the road intel. I love exploring that area and it just gave me another reasonable excuse to tell my wife I was going fishing :D . Looking forward to the other TRs and the "Mosquitofest" this summer!!!!!.
If you stand in the light, you get the feel of the night, and the music that plays in your ear......
In your mind you can hear, a voice so sweet and clear, and the music that plays in your head......
As it flows up from the ground, taking all that hear the sound, close your eyes, it’s about to begin.

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Re: Tr-May 2012 We may be old but we're slow!

Postby sparky » Wed Apr 10, 2013 9:34 am

Thanks for the TR guys! what a trip finding that wreckage :snipe:
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True happiness is the absence of striving for happiness.
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Re: Tr-May 2012 We may be old but we're slow!

Postby markskor » Wed Apr 10, 2013 12:08 pm

Couple of Old Fart thoughts -
Re my horizontal fishing stance/ subsequent comments -
Picture taken at the inlet waterfall and was at the same place that the year before had landed (but nobody ever saw :crybaby: ) a 5-pounder - right there. I was jigging a wooly bugger under the rocks and BAM!
(and bite me!)

Many have probably noticed the green (realistic as hell), trout included in Mike's first segment pictures.
Hard to believe that the 15-inch imitation 'Bow isn't real - used for size comparison...mostly.

Good times.
Mountainman who swims with trout
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Re: Tr-May 2012 We may be old but we're slow!

Postby rlown » Wed Apr 10, 2013 6:23 pm

your machine gun is documented. your log catch at middle chain and wade to recover your lure is documented but not shared. 5lbs out of middle.. nope..
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