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goblueM

opener reports?

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help a brother out, I was going to make it down near Rushford for opener but then my buddy bailed and a party at my house kept me up too late to make it worth driving down on no sleep.

How was the fishing? Anything hatching? I bet the pressure was nuts given the nice weather...

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wish I knew, I was going to fish a stream in north central part of the state, but my neibor had a roofing project, that I got sucked into. there went my day.

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help a brother out, I was going to make it down near Rushford for opener but then my buddy bailed and a party at my house kept me up too late to make it worth driving down on no sleep.

How was the fishing? Anything hatching? I bet the pressure was nuts given the nice weather...

on thursday there was a big hendrickson hatch goin on the south fork of the root..

i wasn't able to get out either.. i had to work all weekend.. im probably goin out tomorrow.. monday everyone will be working.. i'll have streams all to my self.. though i usually do have streams to myself cuz i fish lesser fished areas

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we fished the root.caught some nice browns,biggest was about 15".There was some kind of hatch going on later on in the morning and only caught one brown on a floating rapala in that time period.pretty slow but had a good time

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I fished the Vermillion yesterday. Nice rapala hatch going on.:) Caught two 19 inch browns and lost one much larger. Very nice day to get out.

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I caught a 21" female brown on a worm yesterday. Lip hooked and released to catch another day. Also caught a 13" rainbow stocker and kept that for the frying pan.

Sunday's catch

Might take my son to the Vermillion after dinner. Check out a new stretch that has been on my mind for a while.

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nice fish you got there. must do a lot of SE MN fishing... i need to get down there more often!

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nice fish you got there. must do a lot of SE MN fishing... i need to get down there more often!

Honestly I spend more time in Western WI but felt compelled to fish MN for the opener. Set a tradition. Now that we have Jan 1 pre-season, perhaps the opener is less of an ordeal? I get to southeast a couple of times each month Jan-Feb, then the first Saturday in March rolls along and I go play in western WI more.

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