Snake Creek Brown

Snake Creek Brown

Richard Klim

New Milford Pa

One beautiful spring afternoon I was out trout fishing on Snake Creek. I had caught some nice keeper trout for the grill. I had been fishing under a bridge and after the fourth red worn was stolen I had decided to change to a minnow. I casted under the bridge just passed where I had the previous bites. All of a sudden the big brownie slammed the minnow. I set the hook immediately and he took off down stream. I could tell it was a good fish and trying not to lose it I ran down stream to catch up with him and he finally gave in. I had an 18 inch trophy. I know they grow to be bigger than 18 inches but since it was only my second year of trout fishing it was the biggest trout I had ever caught. I released this big monster back into the stream to be caught by someone else.

Species: Brown Trout

Date Caught: 05/21/2011

Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 1

Length: 18 inches

Weight: 2

Lure / Bait used: Bait | Fathead Minnow

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