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Topic Review (Newest First)
05-24-2013 04:48 PM
DaBidness
Re: Rock Creek 5/18/13 report

drop us word on how you do. I'll be looking to get out a few times during this holiday wknd
05-23-2013 10:32 PM
ODA
Re: Rock Creek 5/18/13 report

Nice report, and Great fish. I have been fishing down river from The Rock. Gonna head there this weekend.
05-23-2013 06:07 PM
DaBidness
Re: Rock Creek 5/18/13 report

No problem sir
I'll be adding additional pics
05-23-2013 12:17 AM
hoisanjai
Re: Rock Creek 5/18/13 report

Thanks Ben for the nice report, I got other photos but this one is the best. LMAO
05-23-2013 12:16 AM
hoisanjai
Re: Rock Creek 5/18/13 report

05-22-2013 12:22 AM
DaBidness
Rock Creek 5/18/13 report

after receiving a favorable report of wadeable water temps and good smallie action from fellow CLFer hoisanjai, I decided to take my older brother out for some wet wading in the late morning. We arrive just before noon and take our first few casts as we gear up for the trek upstream. Just as we are gearing up, descending down the path to the creek is none other than hoisanjai (Arvin) & his friend evintos (Edwin). It appears smallies are on everyone's wavelength this day I notice right away several large smallies cruising, some gar, as well as a few large carp. I caught 13 fish, the majority Rock Bass with 3 smallies. My brother had the bigger smallie of us two (he landed about 6 fish total). All caught on Mepps spinners or cranks. hoisanjai caught the fish of the day with this beauty of a 3lb smallie (pic link attached). Hot bait of the day was the Senko as implemented by hoisanjai. He consistently hooked up into nice fish. We waded up to the falls, with my brother and I went a bit further upstream from above the falls. I landed one decent smallie above the falls. As we were heading back my brother tied into a nice smallie. Now back below the falls we rejoin the guys, and i notice Arvin has yet another big smallie on the line. This one is hooked deep. After some medical field precision with the needle nose pliars, the smallie is freed and swims off without incident. It was a great day for some hiking/wading, with great scenery. I took some awesome pictures. If you're up for some wading, i would recommend it. Take your time and be careful not to twist an ankle though. There are areas of flat bedrock with incremental steps, where the footing is great. There are other areas with boulders, holes where the water is varying in depths, and footing that's not level but angled. I think each of us fell in the drink at least once LOL. Overall, great day.. Edwin and Arvin, pleasure fishing with you gentleman. I witnessed the ways of the Senko, and I am now a firm believer.

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