The North American Fly Fishing Forum


Go Back   The North American Fly Fishing Forum > >

Coldwater Fly Fishing Trout, Salmon, Steelhead, etc...

Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Dislikes Dislikes:  0
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 08-14-2011, 08:22 PM
troutslayer's Avatar
troutslayer troutslayer is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Western Maryland
Posts: 360
troutslayer has a spectacular aura abouttroutslayer has a spectacular aura about
Default Re: Best/Worst Fighting Trout

Around here the rainbows are the strongest fighters, take the fly deep and hard and then come flying up out of the water. Pretty spectacular! The browns hit hard, go deep and try and stay there. Strong fighters but not like rainbows even though I like the browns better. The brook trout hit hard and you think you have a monster but they quickly give up strong fight and fairly easy to bring them in. Even the smaller ones hit like a fish twice their size.
__________________
"I fish because I love to; because I love the environs where trout are found; because trout do not lie or cheat and cannot be bought or bribed or impressed by power, but respond only to quietude and humility and endless patience...because only in the woods can I find solitude without lonliness..." Robert Traver 1964 (Judge John Voelker)
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 08-15-2011, 09:33 PM
Cool Hand Hodge's Avatar
Cool Hand Hodge Cool Hand Hodge is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: S.E Michigan
Posts: 238
Cool Hand Hodge has a spectacular aura aboutCool Hand Hodge has a spectacular aura aboutCool Hand Hodge has a spectacular aura about
Default Re: Best/Worst Fighting Trout

Yank a 40 lb Laker from 150 foot of water on light tackle and tell me they dont fight! They do!!!

For my money the hardest fighters are Steelhead/Rainbows. Worst goes to the fresh stockers...of any kind.
__________________
The best laid plans of mice and men...
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Your Worst Day / Calamities While Fishing Ard General Discussion 52 11-07-2012 08:19 AM
Worst damage you have done to yourself ......... Troutlassie124 The Lodge Den 17 06-30-2010 11:17 AM
I am the worst fisherman in the world... twfitw Member Introductions 8 04-28-2010 10:09 AM
What's the worst weather you fish in? Guest1 General Discussion 10 10-14-2009 03:58 PM
Overhead Rod position fighting trout racine General Discussion 24 07-06-2009 12:46 AM














All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:09 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO v2.0.40 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like v3.6.3 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
2005-2017 The North American Fly Fishing Forum. All rights reserved.