3 rivers catfish only!

Discussion in 'PENNSYLVANIA RIVERS TALK' started by katplayer187, Jan 27, 2009.

  1. katplayer187

    katplayer187 New Member

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    post your pics of your flats n cats (3 river only) here also with a short story if you would like i will start with one of my pb...

    here is a cat est high 30s caught on a sucker in the middle of a nice day with high water.. this fish caught me totally of gaurd never have caught any big cats in the place i was fishing and wouldnt have thought he would be this shallow during the day!!!

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  2. xnmcclurex

    xnmcclurex New Member

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    what about the beaver river...i fish it only about a mile up from where it leads into the ohio
     

  3. katplayer187

    katplayer187 New Member

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    sure y not!!..dunno why everyones holding out..
     
  4. xnmcclurex

    xnmcclurex New Member

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    well that channel cat in my avatar is my second biggest... i caught a bigger one but i didnt have a camera on me. what were you using to catch that flathead in your avatar?
     
  5. katplayer187

    katplayer187 New Member

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    a large sucker 2 oz sinker 40lb big cat trilene
     
  6. xnmcclurex

    xnmcclurex New Member

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    thats a nice fish...im hoping to fish the ohio more this year... i live right along it in ambridge but its hard to beat through the weeds and get everything down there
     
  7. katplayer187

    katplayer187 New Member

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    welll ill let you know your not very far from where i caught that fish!!
     
  8. Gort

    Gort New Member

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    nice cat... I usually fish Lake Conroe here in Tx, catch a lot of channels, blues, occasional flathead, the largest being 40 lbs
     
  9. jolie

    jolie New Member

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    Welcome to the BOC, gordon...feel free to pull a chair and shoot the breeze for awhile.:smile2:
     
  10. xnmcclurex

    xnmcclurex New Member

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    that place looks familiar... but where do you catch your suckers...i cant find them anywhere
     
  11. katplayer187

    katplayer187 New Member

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    the closest to you would be eaither of the swickley creeks they are loaded,,
     
  12. catfish chaser

    catfish chaser New Member

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    montour run holds suckers in it to. always Bradys Run creek has some decent chubs to use as bait in it
     
  13. xnmcclurex

    xnmcclurex New Member

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    thanks guys... hopefully ill get a flathead this year... i have all the right gear now so hopefully i get a good one.
     
  14. readingcatfisher

    readingcatfisher New Member

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    Good Luck go get um:wink:
     
  15. catfish chaser

    catfish chaser New Member

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    Nice lively bait and fish the mouth of the Beaver River, you will get one
     
  16. Blacky

    Blacky New Member

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    Good luck all 3 Rivers catmen in 2009.


    Hope it's not like 2008? lol :smile2::cool2::cool2::wink:.
     
  17. katplayer187

    katplayer187 New Member

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    i know i hope its better but last year was grrreat so i pretty much know this will be better!!
     
  18. catfish chaser

    catfish chaser New Member

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    I think the Ohio is really going to produce this year:wink:. Can't wait til April.
     
  19. waynesburgjay

    waynesburgjay New Member

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    The upper part of the Mon river has been slow most of last year. The walleye and sauger didn't even bite good and still aren't.
     
  20. catfish chaser

    catfish chaser New Member

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    thinking about heading down to the Ohio this week. Anybody know are the rivers still swollen