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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-08-2016, 02:07 PM Thread Starter
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awesome leap

My friends Howie and Paul were up on the Northwest (NB) the other day. Howie hooked a 42 incher, Paul got and made the video. Worth the one and a half minutes! Oh, for the feint of heart, there is the F-word at the very end. Howie's an excitable boy.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Alw3xGszuOk

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Fantastic!!!!!!!
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hehe - love it!

Sitting here in my office thinking about fall salmon fishing...
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post #4 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-08-2016, 04:30 PM
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Wicked Cool!

Thanks for sharing!
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Lovely. Headed to NB Saturday.
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Hooooo-yeaaaah !!!
Thanks for that Gary


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Have you Swung a Spey Fly today ??
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That was truly a fish worth being excited about!
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Totally awesome! I feel certain even Ricard Strauss would have loved the vid!

Edit: I just watched it about 10 times, and sent it to a friend. I think I may need to play it medicinally in the winter during a slow day on the river.
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She was an unforgettable fish, my best yet and a truly humbling experience - sorry about the F-Bombs!

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P.S. Gary - I can't wait for October

P.P.S. A link to the Atlantic Salmon Federation's RiverNotes Blog for Sept. 9th - includes a shortened video, no F-Bombs and a description of the fight.

http://asf.ca/asf-rivernotes-sept-9-2016.html
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Boom! What a fish. Certainly worthy of the f-bomb!
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A little late for me watching this, but wow! nice fish and video, thx.
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