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Old 04-04-2013, 09:14 AM
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Fished a favorite stream with my son and his friend this past Monday, April 1st, and no this is not an April Fool's prank...

Midges were on top and the cutties were all over them. I tied on a callibaetis thorax dry and a midge emerger dropper and I caught my first fish on dry flies for the year. Woo Hoo!

Believe-it-or-not they took the size 14 callibaetis:

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Great pics, you have to love cutty's, It is not often that they disappoint…
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Nice pics and fish Kelly...haven't caught my first trout on dry yet...too much rain and too high waters
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Nice pics and fish Kelly...haven't caught my first trout on dry yet...too much rain and too high waters
JP: Your going to have to move out of the Rain Forrest!

Kelly: Congrats on the great looking Cutties, must be really nice to have trout coming up to dries this early! Yahoo!
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Well done! Great pics and I too love my dries.

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Congratulations to that awesome trout
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Great pictures got to love the cutthroats.
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Outstanding pictures... and fish of course! I love the colors on the cutts.

How's the snow and ice up your way?
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Outstanding pictures... and fish of course! I love the colors on the cutts.

How's the snow and ice up your way?
Snow is all gone where I live in Rigby, but we hit the Box on Saturday (yesterday) and there was enough snow to make it difficult for me , but we hiked in and out and had a great day.

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Very nice pictures. What camera are you using?
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