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Old 06-24-2013, 12:55 PM
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Default Re: Glutton for punishment...

Found the other guys working back to the trailhead and since they were working downstream, I decided to see if I could pick up any scraps they left upstream.
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Found several small mayflies coming off, but I still couldn't get any topwater love.
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As I came to this pool I decided I was going to catch a fish from it, so I just kept casting until I did.
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After about the 27th time I said, "last cast," my persistence paid off.
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Man these fish are something special.
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Thanked the little guy for making my hike down worthwhile and sent him back to the drink.
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This was the only fly of the 3 or 4 different ones I tried that got any love.
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As always, the scenery is worthwhile....
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Another cave
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Supposedly this is the base of the chair lift that used to be there.
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