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    07-20-2017, 05:24 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Point lookout 7/17 in Maryland
    There is a marina and camp store...we launched from both- Big Mike has a PA on a trailer...I have a Outback in my pickup...I launched from the camp...
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    07-19-2017, 08:42 AM
    A few give the many a bad name...all rules and laws are written for the few; not the many...
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    07-19-2017, 08:38 AM
    I had a big bull shark swim by my kayak at the hot ditch discharge (Morgantown PEPCO generating plant) at the Harry Nice 301 Bridge four years...
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    07-18-2017, 07:37 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Point lookout 7/17 in Maryland
    Kinda like Joe...learning to Cobia fish down in Buckroe Beach...we want to treat our Snaggedline Buddies to the fishing we have, but learning what...
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    07-17-2017, 06:30 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Perch Fishing Intro in Main Forum
    Good deal Zach- pictures work better than words...those jig spinners are what I use for a number of fishing situations...tiny crankbaits and in-line...
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    07-17-2017, 12:57 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Point lookout 7/17 in Maryland
    OK- took a nap so I can write a better after action report- The SMOG crew was missing one, but looking forward to getting Gary back aboard..we were...
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    07-16-2017, 01:43 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Piney Point Heating up in Maryland
    It did...Bill got a 20 inch Redfish this morning...
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    07-16-2017, 08:54 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Piney Point Heating up in Maryland
    St. Mary's County has some of the very best of the best launches...clean, well maintained, porto potties...and free...St. Inigoes, Elm's...
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    07-14-2017, 03:43 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Piney Point Heating up in Maryland
    Mark- The Redfish are not very abundant and are very picky...pretty uncommon fish even in the Slower Lower...
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    07-14-2017, 01:27 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Piney Point Heating up in Maryland
    After the tide started dropping the water off the flats we headed out to deeper water...schools of bait were clouding up the fishfinder...Mike had an...
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    07-13-2017, 07:51 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Conversion in Dry Dock
    Mostly shellfish, mussels, clams, etc...and they migrate into the middle and lower bay to reproduce in the millions...and you snag into them as they...
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    07-13-2017, 06:37 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Icast 2017 in Main Forum
    I always say that there are two kinds of people who fish out of a kayak...kayakers who fish and fishermen who use a kayak...however, in this...
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    07-12-2017, 09:18 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Conversion in Dry Dock
    I brought the CNR up to the side of my kayak...palming the spool, but with ten pound braid you can only put so much pressure on the ray...and you are...
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    07-12-2017, 01:41 PM
    Great fish...very tasty...big tail, lots of fight...congratulations...
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    07-12-2017, 11:19 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Conversion in Dry Dock
    The difference between Diawa and Shimano numbering is significant...they are no where near the same...a 2500 BG is like a Stradic 4000
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    07-12-2017, 07:02 AM
    ronaultmtd started a thread Conversion in Dry Dock
    After a bruising battle with an extra large CNR on my Stradic 2500 FI reel this past fishing trip, I decided maybe a 3000 reel would be...
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    07-11-2017, 09:19 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread July 9th Double Report in Maryland
    That is all that matters, Stan...as long as what you are doing gives you the results you want...no need to change...
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    07-11-2017, 07:28 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread July 9th Double Report in Maryland
    I know the tides don't always cooperate with when folks want to fish, but at Mattawoman, incoming tide allows the fish to go way, way back into the...
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    07-10-2017, 03:31 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Weather issues in General
    What is frustrating this time of year is when we have clear weather, the fish are biting but the winds are gusting over 20...
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    07-10-2017, 11:39 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Speckled trout in Maryland
    We wade fished flats near Orange Beach, Al...used a bright pink Bon-A-Donk type walk-the-dog lure called a Paul Brown...and absolutely slayed them...
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    07-09-2017, 06:11 PM
    Would not miss it..see you there...
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    07-09-2017, 12:27 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Speckled trout in Maryland
    Thanks Mark...Abel was catching Specks using a different lure/ technique...both worked...this is the way I have always fished for Specks with...
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    07-09-2017, 06:29 AM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Speckled trout in Maryland
    Me too...but I can report that a Shimano Stradic FI 2500 has been throughly "torture" tested and passed with flying colors...superb drag, excellent...
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    07-08-2017, 09:28 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Icast 2017 in Main Forum
    A highly durable, lightweight, affordable hull would be the holy grail...the roto-moulded plastic hull has brought kayaks to the masses...durable,...
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    07-08-2017, 03:21 PM
    ronaultmtd started a thread Speckled trout in Maryland
    Four of us got up before the sun today and hit the Slower Lower prospecting for speckled trout...Abel and I were able to find a few decent fish...the...
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    07-06-2017, 09:09 PM
    Planning on it...right now Looks good..
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    07-06-2017, 04:19 PM
    ronaultmtd replied to a thread Friday fishing in Maryland
    Next time...figure to prospect for some speckled trout and Redfish...big white perch and the by-catch Flounder..If I catch another keeper Redfish I...
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    07-06-2017, 01:21 PM
    Biggest striper I ever boated was right after midnight trolling a Alou cow killer eel on wire line at the CBBT in early December...tides have...
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    07-06-2017, 09:55 AM
    ronaultmtd started a thread Friday fishing in Maryland
    Headed out Friday afternoon for some Slower Lower fishing on a falling tide...recent heavy rains will change conditions a lot, so will the moon...
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    07-04-2017, 07:12 AM
    Manny- my wife doesn't like fish...but she likes blackened Redfish...she is from Louisiana, a real cajun...and she can cook...so she doesn't fuss if...
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    Dogue creek! I forgot I have been to the Ft. Belvoir marina which is on dogue creek. Can you get on base? If not I wonder If I can get you access somehow.
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    Hi, I was told to contact you Re: Don from West Marine in Annapolis.
    I was there a few weeks ago I showed him a picture of a all Black Cat Fish I caught last year at Lake Pymatumy in PA I would like too know what type of Catfish it is... Trying to up load picture.
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    Going fishing Saturday at Nice Bridge- low tide is 7:32 a.m. High at 1:32 P.M.
    Want to go?
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    How are you doing, Bill? Haven't heard from you or seen a post from you in a while- every thing OK?
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    Hey Bill- I picked up a new Yak this week- a 2010 Outback- I ordered a Hobie Trax 2 cart from ACK that is supposed to be delivered Saturday or Monday- I know absolutely nothing about Hobies- I could use some tutoring - I am traveling Sunday to New Mexico but will be back Wednesday- if you have any time in the near future- maybe we can hook up and you can show me the ropes and things I need to know about my new Yak-
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    hey you planning any evening trips next week? Maybe lookiing for topwater action at PLO or St Jeromes?
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    Bill- later in the week I am planning a trip out of AquaLand to fish the Harry Nice Bridge- I think it should produce as well as the Rt. 50 bridge- want to go? The way they are fishing the Bay Bridge is at high tide jigging and live lining spots around the pilings- we could check out the pilings with our fish finders until we locate fish
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