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The Trout Pictures People Send Me, Presumably To Taunt

Posted by Tom Chandler 9/14/2012

One of the updsides of running a fly fishing blog is also the downside; when you're not fishing overmuch, it's all too easy to notice others are.

Alert Underground Reader [Name Redacted] sent a photo of a nice Bitterroot Brown trout some kind of fish caught on a #24 (either the hated Psuedo or a Trico, it's not clear).

Bitterroot Brown Trout Bitterroot trout-like fish caught on a #24 dry...

 

Then Older Bro sent us this from his recent Sierra trip:

Sierra Brook Trout Meanwhile, a Sierra Brook Trout all painted up in fall colors. 

See you crying at my desk, Tom Chandler.

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Tom Chandler

As the author of the decade leading fly fishing blog Trout Underground, Tom believes that fishing is not about measuring the experience but instead of about having fun. As a staunch environmentalist, he brings to the Yobi Community thought leadership on environmental and access issues facing us today.

Whatever the trout-like fish is, the Brookie is really beautiful. Long long time ago I used to catch 'em at high altitudes in those colors.
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What a beauty..... at times its hard to wrap your mind around the colors....
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it is really a rainbow? nice pic.
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Sully: You really DO need to get out more. Pretty sure the fish the decrepit old fart caught was a rainbow. If you got the news I got today, you'd know I was lucky to get the fish part right. More later...
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You really DO need to get out more. Pretty sure the fish the decrepit old fart caught was a rainbow.
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