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Old 05-25-2012, 11:36 AM
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If any of you are familiar with how much snow we have had here in Colorado the last couple of years you know we have had some unusually high muddy run-offs given all the low water years.

Well this year its just the opposite...we don't have much snow pack to speak of and so I figured I would bypass the still water and take the kids to a good nearby stream that would normally be too high to cross let alone be able to fish.

The fishing wasn't gang busters but was good enough! The kids had a ball and the weather was perfect.

These creek fish were not really eager to come to the surface so I set them up with a good bobber and nymph rig that seemed to do the trick...needless to say we had trout for dinner and the boys were on cloud 9. (me too)

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looks like a really fun day with your sons! Congrats to all
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Awesome! Love seeing the young guys fishing. Looks like a great day and they enjoyed it. Way to go!
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I'm writing before I Rep your post but I'll send the rep soon as I post this............ Beautiful!

I always enjoy your posts here

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Very nice! I always enjoy fishing with my boys, but they are teens now.


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Sounds (and looks) like you guys had a great time! Thanks for sharing!
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great looking area and a nice little stream to take the lads. Looks like Gunnison area? Maybe near Currecanti? No need to verify, I just like to guess from the pics.
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My sons are 36 and 31. We enjoy fishing together, but life and distance are our enemies these days. Enjoy your sons while you can... as often as you can...
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What a great treat for you and your boys!
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Nice Pics with the Boys,next step is to give them each a Rod,get them keen ,then let them Tie all your Flies.
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