First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby Sinsemilla » Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:35 pm

Great report and what a beautiful looking fish. Can't wait to see the footage!

Cheers, Anth



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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby smile0784 » Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:01 am

Awesome fish mate

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Postby smokin_reels » Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:56 am

Thanks Guys! :super:
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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby smokin_reels » Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:58 am

bilby wrote:Great report! What a memorable cast that one will be. Just out of interest - how do you know it is a "wild" fish?



From my understanding,

- it is not an ex brood stock fish
- they dont stock that area, so its a self sustaining population.

Im sure the others have more inputs.
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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby Truedogz » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:59 pm

Thats a great rainbow out of a stream that size! I love rainbows for their aerial antics.

Well done.

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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby smokin_reels » Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:37 pm

Truedogz wrote:Thats a great rainbow out of a stream that size! I love rainbows for their aerial antics.

Well done.

Truedogz



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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby mazman » Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:30 pm

Sinsemilla wrote:Great report and what a beautiful looking fish. Can't wait to see the footage!

Cheers, Anth

Working on the clip now for you anth, will chuck a link to it in this thread and probably start another for it
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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby pwalnuts » Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:37 pm

Great fish!
Size wise it looks like one of the recent stockings but it doesn't have the clipped adipose fin you usually see on those fish.

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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby Sinsemilla » Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:58 am

mazman wrote:
Sinsemilla wrote:Great report and what a beautiful looking fish. Can't wait to see the footage!

Cheers, Anth

Working on the clip now for you anth, will chuck a link to it in this thread and probably start another for it


Looking forward to it Alex. It's been ages since you've uploaded a vid

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Re: First Wild Rainbow and likely PB for the ages.

Postby mazman » Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:48 pm

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