Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Trout Fishing at the Cataloochee Ranch

The pond at the Cataloochee Ranch is stocked with mountain trout.
The family brought their own fishing gear and bait.
After fishing last October and catching nothing, they were determined this time!

It's a big one!  GJ had to get the net out to help AJ.

This one is too large for the net!

Wow!  It measured 6 1/2 pounds and 21 inches!

KJ's measured 3 1/2 pounds and 19 inches

 And the 3rd one measured 2 pounds and 17 inches
Yes, we ate the first two for lunch on Monday.

 Richard helped serve the trout.
There are many bones in a whole trout. 
AJ ate carefully.

What special memories for our children!


W. Latane Barton said...

That is SOME fishing!! Great catches.. I know everyone was proud and they look yummy. The fish, that is. hehe

Goldie said...

How great for you! Those are also some of the best fish for eats!

Wanda Lee said...

Dear Linda,

What fun!.., Fishing and then enjoying the delicious rewards. What memories indeed.

Thanks for sharing this with us.

Hugs, Wanda Lee

Marilyn said...

What fun memories, for sure! I have always wanted to catch a trout, that's on my bucket list.

Angela McRae said...

Great fish! And to go fishing in such a scenic environment sounds wonderful!


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