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Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 01-15-18, 12:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By freestone1
Wow...congrats on the great fish! (Pics...

Wow...congrats on the great fish!

(Pics show up fine on the website but not in the Tapatalk app...maybe itís just my phone thatís wonky?)



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Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 01-14-18, 03:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By freestone1
Sounds like an awesome fish! (but all of your...

Sounds like an awesome fish! (but all of your pics are showing up as broken links...)


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Forum: Ask the Experts 01-13-18, 12:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 508
Posted By freestone1
It wasnít meant as a slight...donít get your...

It wasnít meant as a slight...donít get your mawashi in a twist. I only mentioned it as a moment that was burned into my memory from my limited experience dabbling with tenkara.


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Forum: Ask the Experts 01-13-18, 11:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 508
Posted By freestone1
Iíve landed several in the 15-18 range on the...

Iíve landed several in the 15-18 range on the tenkara with 6x tippet. And Iím sure you can land 20+ inch fish some of the time if the conditions are right. Iíll just never forget hooking a 20+ slob...
Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 01-13-18, 10:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,263
Posted By freestone1
Pulling in a few quality fish like those will...

Pulling in a few quality fish like those will make you all but forget about the temp...nicely done!



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Forum: Ask the Experts 01-13-18, 10:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 508
Posted By freestone1
I tried some tight lining with a tenkara before I...

I tried some tight lining with a tenkara before I got my nymphing stick from Big T. Tie on some 20lb maxima chameleon with your preferred sighter and youíll be good to go...until you hook a bigun...
Forum: Off-topic Discussion 12-31-17, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 587
Posted By freestone1
In a few years heíll finally understand why you...

In a few years heíll finally understand why you snicker every time he says he wants to tie on a morning Chubb. 😂


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Forum: Beyond Georgia 12-28-17, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By freestone1
Marcel

Nice fish!! My parents live about 10 minutes from the Guad so we always bring gear when we go to visit. My wife also likes to name them... I didnít really get it at first but now we have fun with it....
Forum: North Georgia Rivers--Trout Reports 12-17-17, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 949
Posted By freestone1
No joke! Those birds are fish eating...

No joke! Those birds are fish eating machines...made me think of this video of a heron catching/eating a good sized catfish. Itís pretty impressive. Iím guessing the cat is pushing 3 lbs:
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Forum: Swap Shop 10-27-17, 05:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,094
Posted By freestone1
Interested in the Crux...PM sent. Sent...

Interested in the Crux...PM sent.


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Forum: Beyond Georgia 10-13-17, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,111
Posted By freestone1
Looks like y'all had an awesome time . . . thanks...

Looks like y'all had an awesome time . . . thanks for sharing!
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 09-10-17, 11:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By freestone1
Didn't take too many pictures, but there were a...

Didn't take too many pictures, but there were a couple of Bartram's, a few that were likely hybrid, and the rest were more textbook smallmouth coloration. The Bartram's seem to like the shallower and...
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 09-10-17, 11:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By freestone1
My guess is that one is a smallmouth/bartram's...

My guess is that one is a smallmouth/bartram's hybrid


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Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 09-09-17, 10:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By freestone1
Savannah river smallies

I've been struggling to carve out time to make it up to the mountains so I decided to see if I could get my fix with some smallmouth bass here in Augusta... The wife said she was up for an adventure...
Forum: Fishing Tips and Techniques 07-12-17, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 466
Posted By freestone1
Last I heard, they do a "trout tournament" around...

Last I heard, they do a "trout tournament" around July 4th weekend and flat clean it out after they are done stocking for the year. We camped at dockery in late summer a few years back and there were...
Forum: Ask the Experts 06-23-17, 12:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 789
Posted By freestone1
The trout magnets come with 1/64 jig heads. I've...

The trout magnets come with 1/64 jig heads. I've personally only caught stockers with them but I've never tried them in streams with predominantly wild fish. I've talked with spin fishermen who claim...
Forum: Gear and Equipment 06-15-17, 05:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By freestone1
Based on Lamson's advertised weights, a 2.0 could...

Based on Lamson's advertised weights, a 2.0 could be too heavy or still too light (litespeed). My little experiment with the kitchen scale should get me in the ballpark, but I could find out that my...
Forum: Gear and Equipment 06-14-17, 11:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By freestone1
Got my new rod (10ft 3wt) in mail from Big T...

Got my new rod (10ft 3wt) in mail from Big T today :cheers: . . . can't wait to get on the water and test it out! I grabbed a few different cheapo reels and the kitchen scale to see what it will...
Forum: Beyond Georgia 06-13-17, 12:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By freestone1
That's a nice fatty brown...congrats! ...

That's a nice fatty brown...congrats!


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Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 06-11-17, 09:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 614
Posted By freestone1
Great pics! Can't ask for much more...beautiful...

Great pics! Can't ask for much more...beautiful scenery and some nice looking wild bows and natives!


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Forum: Gear and Equipment 06-09-17, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By freestone1
Sounds like there is a consensus...3wt it is....

Sounds like there is a consensus...3wt it is. Thanks for the advice! BigT, you happen to have one in stock?


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Forum: Gear and Equipment 06-09-17, 03:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By freestone1
Syndicate 10ft 2wt vs 3wt

I've been dabbling with euro nymphing my last couple of times on the water. Caught a bunch of fish despite having rookie level skills and using either my 9'5wt or a cheapo tenkara. I've proven to...
Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 04-08-17, 01:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 991
Posted By freestone1
Accidental natives is a good problem to have! I...

Accidental natives is a good problem to have! I echo your experience with the dropper...when we chased wilds this week, they all took the dry so I didn't bother to retie the dropper after one of...
Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 04-07-17, 08:18 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 146,306
Posted By freestone1
We managed to get a few in a shortened session on...

We managed to get a few in a shortened session on Weds...my first time, too. The water was stained (which may have helped) but I didn't see any fish prior to hooking up. Got a couple in runs and a...
Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 04-05-17, 10:03 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 146,306
Posted By freestone1
First time @ Dukes today - had a reservation for...

First time @ Dukes today - had a reservation for the morning session. Weather forecast was sketchy but we decided to go anyways...hoping for a few hours before things got nasty. No such luck. By the...
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