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#244713 - 08/09/07 08:47 PM Hey,,, I caught One.
Don Greife Offline
Thought I'd try posting a pic.

This is what I caught it on.
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#244716 - 08/09/07 09:00 PM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: Don Greife]
sweetjane Offline
nice fish smile

#244725 - 08/09/07 09:23 PM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: sweetjane]
Wyoming Carla Offline
Is that a grouper? Good one whatever it is!

#244728 - 08/09/07 09:28 PM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: Wyoming Carla]
KC Jayhawk Offline
It's a black drum, I do believe.
When you find a big kettle of crazy, it's best not to stir it.

#244730 - 08/09/07 09:29 PM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: KC Jayhawk]
travelqueen Offline
Yes, that's right KC. It's a Houma La Black Drum! wink

#244736 - 08/09/07 10:11 PM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: travelqueen]
Don Greife Offline
It is, indeed, a black drum from Houma, Louisiana. The guide with me in Danny Ayo (a true Cajan Coonass)He is without a doubt the best salt water flats guide anywhere between Corpus Christi and Miami. I now have a "T" shirt that says "Coonass Wannabe". Going back as soon as the heat breaks for 50# one on a fly. My small one was only 24#. Wish me luck. OH BTW,, CComming to AC in November for Bone Fish. And, this is what I tied the fly on.
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#244741 - 08/09/07 10:53 PM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: Don Greife]
Laguna Punta Offline
Convergence of a Hillbilly and Cajun is a volatile mix. Congradulations for the nice catch...how much did that cost per pound?
Gone fishing!!

#244753 - 08/10/07 01:04 AM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: Laguna Punta]
Don Greife Offline
Bill, I'm told that hillbillys make good Coonass' with the right tutelage. And this is truly a volitile mix which usually manufests itself into an obsessive adiction to salt water flats fly fishing. And the price is no object,,,, until you ask my wife. So;; here it is;;; 1/2 the bill for gas, motel, guide for 2 days, groceries etc was $650. So the per/# cost was about $27.08. But look at it this way, If I get the 50#er next time the cost/# will be about half. Now that is encouraging HUH?
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#244760 - 08/10/07 03:25 AM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: Don Greife]
Laguna Punta Offline
...or yah can lose your outfit to a lunker. What is the name of that fly...did you tie it yourself?
Gone fishing!!

#244808 - 08/10/07 07:37 PM Re: Hey,,, I caught One. [Re: Laguna Punta]
Don Greife Offline
Bll, one would think that fellow from St Louis would recognize a woven, extended body, Green Drake, tied on a #16 scud hook. But, there you go, not everybody is qualified to fly fish. LOL,, LOL,, In reality I caught the drum on a McCrab fly that I tied on a #6 salt water hook. BUT,, you can believe it,, I did build the fly vise I tied them on. KUMON Cold front,,, KUMON November. This 100*/90% crap is killing me. I need a trip.
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