turtle on the ohio

Discussion in 'OHIO RIVERS TALK' started by Moose1, Jun 25, 2009.

  1. Moose1

    Moose1 New Member

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    I THOUGHT I WOULD ADD MY BIG CATCH OF THE DAY.
    A 25 LB LEATHERBACK ON 12 LB TEST AND LIGHT POLE.
    AND WAS USEING CUT SKIP JACK.
    WHAT A FIGHT, AND WHAT A BLAST. ALSO CAUGHT A CHANNEL CAT WEIGHT 5 LB.:smile2:
     
  2. Catmanblues

    Catmanblues New Member

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    Very nice catch. Bet that leather back put up a big tussel lol.
     

  3. CBH

    CBH New Member

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    I hate those leatherbacks. They are the slickest bait stealers in the water!
     
  4. Moose1

    Moose1 New Member

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    IT TOOK SO LONG TO GET HIM IN WITHOUT BREAKING THE LINE . THAT MY ARMS AND LEGS SHOOK FOR A WHILE. MAN DO THOSE THIMGS STINK...
    BUT IT WAS A BLAST ANYWAY.:smile2:
     
  5. rasmotherman

    rasmotherman New Member

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    ya didnt cpr him did ya?
     
  6. steve-o

    steve-o New Member

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    A buddy of mine caught a soft shell on clendening a few years back, that filled the bottom of a 55 gallon drum. Not sure how huch it weighed, but it was huge!