Fishing?

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by therealsilkiechick, May 9, 2009.

  1. therealsilkiechick

    therealsilkiechick ShowGirl Queen

    Jul 18, 2007
    Northwestern, pa
    we went night cat fishing at the lake tonight and this is the channel my hubby mike caught. it weighed 10lbs. 7.8oz. and was 29 in. long. we had a blast and the kid's r in awe over daddy's huge fish,lol. looks like we'll be eating catfish for super tomarrow. [​IMG] after cutting the fillets there is 2lbs and 13.8oz of meat. anyone else love fishing?? love to see pics and hear about ur catches too!!
    enjoy the pics,
    silkie

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  2. unionwirewoman

    unionwirewoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Who doesn't love it !!!!! I'm almost peeing my pants till next friday for creek fishing to open.....sorry...never liked lake fishing...more into standing on my own 2 feet and bush whacking to find a good spot . Should be interesting this year...hubby just got his cast on for his arm , doc sais not to lift or pull anything over 10 lbs.....guess I'll have to reel the big ones in for him unless i've got my own !!![​IMG]
     
  3. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Yum Catfish!! [​IMG] ever soak it in Franks Hotwing sauce and grill? its so good!
     
  4. nerfy

    nerfy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice fish!
     
  5. horselover58

    horselover58 Out Of The Brooder

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    I love to fish. I used to take the kids fishing all the time. Now they are grown so I go with the hubby. I never caught one that big though. Sure wish I would. I'm trying for a spotted trout and rainbow trout of good size and then I'm going to try that Hotwing sauce and bbq. [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  6. preppy*hippie*chick

    preppy*hippie*chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My dad has an awesome farm pond that's been stocked for over 25 years. We catch four pound largemouth regularly and there are bluegill and channel cats as well. Bullheads and snapping turtles too, of course. This was my daughters first largemouth. She was seven.
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  7. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    My father loved to fish; his only real hobby. My favorite pics of my son as a child are of his holding up his catch, or just sitting and fishing. He is 33 and still loves to fish, went yesterday, we will be eating the catch for Mother's Day. His wife wanted a fishing trip for Mothers Day! Can't get better than that.

    I figure if you fish or have chickens, you can't be too bad.
     
  8. gaberdeen

    gaberdeen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice pics everyone. I love to fish, leaviing next Monday for a week in the woods of maine to float around in the boat and see whats bitin.[​IMG]
     
  9. arllcountrygirl

    arllcountrygirl lavender nutt

    Wow - I have been telling hubby that I have fishing fever and I want to plan a trip. [​IMG] Gotta love catfishing [​IMG]
     
  10. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
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    I love fishing and hope to go pro someday. I May make a fishing trip to alaska someday but first I am hitting up florida keys.
     

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