not to bad for a cold day - 18 pound catfish on skip jack

Discussion in 'MISSOURI RIVERS TALK' started by russ, Dec 21, 2008.

  1. russ

    russ New Member

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    i went out sat. didnt get on the water untill 1:30 headed out. i got set up on a spot with a lot of fish stacked up, put five lines out and nothing. moved to few more spots same thing, i tryed a spot that i fish in the summer time and i did get seven fish off of it, most were around 10lbs and one 16-18, the river is up with all the dikes under water, temp. was 40 the water temp. 38 and all the fish came out of 59 ft. of water. just off the main channel. then the fog rolled in just about white out, thankful for gps. all in all good trip and only three hours on the water. all were caught on froze skipjack
     
  2. n2fishn

    n2fishn New Member

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    Sounds like you had a great day on the water Rusty.

    Thanks for the report!
     

  3. jms43

    jms43 New Member

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    Sounds like an awesome day. Thanks for sharing. Hope you and your family have a merry Christmas!
     
  4. Scaley Cat

    Scaley Cat Member

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    Not bad at all for 3 hours of fishing. Thanks for sharing.
     
  5. MRR

    MRR New Member

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    Don't think I'd complain a lot if I had that type of day with the weather the way it is.Congrads on a great day on the waters.You must be warmer down that way.were about froze up around here.:sad2:
     
  6. stumpjumper

    stumpjumper New Member

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    Great trip Rusty, thanks for the report!
     
  7. Mi11er

    Mi11er New Member

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    Congrats on the great day:big_smile:
     
  8. duckalot

    duckalot Well-Known Member

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    Congrats Rusty, Not a bad day of fishing, especially Dec. fishing.
     
  9. Mickey

    Mickey New Member Supporting Member

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    Rusty thanks for the Dec. day fishing report. Glad you had a good one. That trip would shake the cabin fever off, for sure.:cool2:
     
  10. Mr.T

    Mr.T New Member

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    Better fish while you can, lots of ice heading your way from the Missouri. It's between Jefferson City and St. Louis on the Missouri now...
     
  11. russ

    russ New Member

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    marty i dont have any ice on order lol, we hardly ever get any ice this far down the river, dont know why but when they are froze up around st louis we wont have any. but with the temps. the way they are this yr. we might get some of that nasty stuff.
     
  12. theonecatfishbob

    theonecatfishbob New Member

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    Congrats Rusty. Love to read a successful fishin report.