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Eric’s 11/26/11 Trout, Brown

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Fish Information

Fish: Trout, Brown

Size: 32" 15 Lbs

Lure Information

Lure: Aglia & Dressed Aglia

Size: #4

Color: Blue Platinum

Angler Information

Angler: Eric Samulski

From: Amherst

Country: United States

My Story

I was fishing near Wilson, NY Thanksgiving weekend and checked the East Branch of 12 Mile Creek almost on a whim to see where the water levels were. It's been very low much of the fall, and since it rained a fair amount recently, I thought, "Why not?"
A short walk off the road found several deeper pools that were swarming with spawning Browns, so back to the car for my gear I went. It took quite a while, but eventually this guy swam up in front of me and I flipped my Mepps spinner just past him and gave it a twitch. The trout whirled on it and smashed it immediately and the fight was on. At 15 pounds this Brown marks a personal best for me.

Catch Information

Caught at: East Branch, 12 Mile Creek

State: New York

Country: United States

Caught On: Saturday November 26, 2011

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