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Unread 06-22-2022, 08:02 PM   #1
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It was a pretty good tussle...

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Unread 06-23-2022, 03:16 PM   #2
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What kind of fly were you using?
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I bet it was. Cat's are strong swimmers. I used to use my grandfather's long bamboo fly rod to fish at night for bullheads and anything else that would bite - that old rod got a workout!
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What kind of fly were you using?
Beadhead black Wooly with green wraps
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I would have guessed with a bottom feeder you would have hooked up with a trailing nymph.
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Channel cats are really not bottom feeders. They prefer clean waters. I have caught channel cats on fly rod while fishing for bluegills. Great fight and tasty fillets.
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