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11-05-03 - More Nightfishin'!

Waters Fished: Little Calumet River
Fish Caught: 0
Outing Date: 10-28-03
Weather: Night
Air Temp: 30's
Water Temp: didn't take it
Water Level: double it's normal flow
Water Color: mud - visibility 3-4"
Fish Species: None sighted
Pattern Fished: Flying Bunny
Pattern Color: Purple & Chartreuse
Fishing Quality: NONEXISTANT!

OK, real quick, all the SE WI Tribs are blown out after a few days of rain. What to do? Well, I had to head to Creekside Outfitters to pick up a rod for an upcomming trip. Bart was itchin' to fish, as was I. Could we do any better than nightfishin' after work? Nope!

So suffice it to say CS, Dave and I all headed out on the tribs but gave up after only 1.5 hours of fishin. The river was HIGH and MUDDY. There was almost no chance a fish was going to find our offerings in these conditions. Why take pictures of NOTHING at night? Oh well...next week should be better as flows return to normal.

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