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View Poll Results: Do you catch and eat fish on any of your backpacking trips?
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Old 06-13-2013, 09:13 PM
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Fishing on Backpacking Trips

Do you catch and eat fish on any of your backpacking trips?

Also, if you have photos, please share.

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Old 06-14-2013, 12:55 AM
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Do I catch and eat fish in the back country? No. I'm a terrible fisherman. Fish line up alo NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 05:41 AM
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I do catch and eat fish on most of my trips. Some trips are mainly just to get to places to fish. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 08:16 AM
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When I hike with my brother in Montana, we usually fish... and occasionally catch enough to avoid st NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 10:25 AM
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I'm with GGervin here - i try, but i don't succeed a lot of the time. not sure if it's lousy site se NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 06:42 PM
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I always have hooks, line and sinkers with me, and if I notice any bait around camp (think grasshopp NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 08:18 PM
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Thanks for sharing the photos, richwads. Very nice.

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