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Fly rod carp and buffalo

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The day started out gloomy and I was afraid it was a sign of how the day's fishing would go. Luckily I was proved wrong.

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San Juan Worm with wire body, and a rubber legged antron nymph were the flies du jour.

More photos on my blog.

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Where and how are you fishing them? Little flies?

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What did you fool them with on the spinning rod? Catch many buffalo on spinning gear?

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What did you fool them with on the spinning rod? Catch many buffalo on spinning gear?
Caught the carp on half a crawler, bottom bouncing across current.

I have caught the occaisional buffalo on a crawler, and even on a white twister tail, but the majority of my fish come on flies.

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ok i gotta ask since im obsessed with buffs what part of the ottertail below orwell im guessing? i have hunted by were it leaves ottertail lake for 2 yrs now and never seen a buff. looks like that one has dodged a arrow in his lifetime

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