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Old 08-28-2012, 07:02 AM
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Default Massive Small Stream Brown

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Derek Brown from Lake Delton, Wisconsin caught this small stream monster in Southwestern, Wisconsin on a
Rod: 7' 4wt cabela's fiberglass 3X leader, 4wt Hardy line
Caught on a size 6 or 8 olive crystal orvis wooly bugger with strike indicator set at about 5' at 8am Sunday morning.

The male brown measured out at 27 inches even. Derek also caught a 22 male brown that same morning.

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What a fantastic Browntrout CONGRATULATION!!!!!!!
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That is a beauty,congrats.
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We all dream of someday catching a Brown like that, congrats!
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Nice fish! You had to be looking for a big fish running 3x.
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Old 08-28-2012, 10:34 AM
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he had a little help...

I told him about it
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Is he gilling it?
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Wow is that thing gorgeous!
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Old 08-28-2012, 03:22 PM
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Is he gilling it?
yes to your first question and yes to the next that logically comes.
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That is one fine Brown! A fish of a lifetime.
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