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Graceclaw's picture
Oops
Graceclaw
9 min 29 sec ago
I feel sheepish now. I apologize. I'm still learning this site too- shoulda left it to someone else. Please add Black Bullhead, Ameiurus melas
Amia Calva
2 hours 14 min ago
Corey's picture
No, It's OK
Corey
16 min 18 sec ago
I guess I should make it one or the other, but the instructions say you can submit a fish for ID or to add it. Please add Black Bullhead, Ameiurus melas
Amia Calva
2 hours 14 min ago
Graceclaw's picture
ID Thread
Graceclaw
30 min 45 sec ago
This post belongs on an ID thread, not on a new species request. The Black Bullhead is an option for Lifelist entry, and as you've found out, people... more Please add Black Bullhead, Ameiurus melas
Amia Calva
2 hours 14 min ago
andy's picture
mussels for bait
andy
44 min 22 sec ago
Store bought mussels or clams can be used for redhorse, and will keep sunfishes off your bait. I've seen it work in smallmouth bass-infested waters... more Fooled by a Sucker
chemicalpotential
2 days 8 hours ago
chemicalpotential's picture
Thanks to everyone for the ti
chemicalpotential
2 hours 24 min ago
Thanks to everyone for the tips.  I have seen fish doing various things...I try to pitch baits toward actively feeding fish.  They're ususally slowly... more Fooled by a Sucker
chemicalpotential
2 days 8 hours ago
Divemaster's picture
Dang, keep hoping to find new
Divemaster
3 hours 28 min ago
Dang, keep hoping to find new sucker species in this creek. So far I've only seen whites and northern hogs. I guess I should be thankful that we have... more Sucker ID
Divemaster
1 month 1 week ago
TonyS's picture
This guy?  Is a White Sucker.
TonyS
3 hours 38 min ago
This guy?  Is a White Sucker.  It takes practice to see it easily but among other things Redhorse have much larger scales Sucker ID
Divemaster
1 month 1 week ago
Divemaster's picture
Anybody want to take a guess
Divemaster
3 hours 50 min ago
Anybody want to take a guess at this fish? I suck at sucker IDs but thinking its some sort of redhorse with the red caudal fin. http://www.roughfish.... more Sucker ID
Divemaster
1 month 1 week ago
Mike B's picture
That's a rock bass bud. White
Mike B
7 hours 18 min ago
That's a rock bass bud. White bass has two distinct dorsal fins, clearly recognizable black horizontal stripes and a relatively sharp tail. Bass, White Amia Calva
Amia Calva
8 hours 53 min ago
Hiodon. vander's picture
Nice catch! But looks to be a
Hiodon. vander
7 hours 20 min ago
Nice catch! But looks to be a rock bass. Bass, White Amia Calva
Amia Calva
8 hours 53 min ago
the pyromaniac's picture
Message me.  I'm not the expe
the pyromaniac
22 hours 26 min ago
Message me.  I'm not the expert some are on here, but I can get with you sometime and show you some stuff.  I'm literally just across the state line... more Fooled by a Sucker
chemicalpotential
2 days 8 hours ago
Hengelaar's picture
Woops
Hengelaar
1 day 3 hours ago
^^^ That was me. Can't tell who one is, when logged in. And I can't figure out how to delete a comment.   Anyways, those are some pretty fishies. Darter Day
Cast_and_Blast
2 years 2 months ago
andy's picture
great read!
andy
1 day 5 hours ago
Enjoyed stumbling upon this tale. Nice catch again. River under the radar...
Gary
3 years 3 months ago
drawer.bli's picture
Beautiful fish! Redhorse are
drawer.bli
1 day 5 hours ago
Beautiful fish! Redhorse are always so stunning. Redhorse, Golden Underpants52
Underpants52
1 day 10 hours ago
Jknuth's picture
Wow.
Jknuth
1 day 5 hours ago
I guess they don't call em rainbow darters for nothing, eh..? Darter Day
Cast_and_Blast
2 years 2 months ago
andy's picture
Sucker fishing
andy
1 day 7 hours ago
 Hi chemicalpotential, thanks for posting this question - it brings up a lot of interesting points about sucker fishing in general.     From your bio... more Fooled by a Sucker
chemicalpotential
2 days 8 hours ago
Divemaster's picture
Well as far as getting them o
Divemaster
1 day 13 hours ago
Well as far as getting them out of the weeds I'd just use my pair of chest waders and wrangle the fish out, I've done this with carp, trout, bass,... more Big BowFUN
Graceclaw
1 day 23 hours ago
TonyS's picture
Welcome to the site!
TonyS
1 day 16 hours ago
Crawler chunks or Redworms (I prefer redworms) work far better than any other bait, everywhere I've fished for suckers (MN, WI, and CO).  Small hooks... more Fooled by a Sucker
chemicalpotential
2 days 8 hours ago
Mike B's picture
Yep, Thymallus thymallus. AG
Mike B
2 days 38 min ago
Yep, Thymallus thymallus. AG is T. arcticus -- different fish.Snout is terminal on an AG. Grayling, Arctic chemicalpotential
chemicalpotential
2 days 9 hours ago
Dr Flathead's picture
Drayton is a great place to c
Dr Flathead
2 days 4 hours ago
Drayton is a great place to catch nice cats.  Sometimes you get a bunch of pigs just like they get up in Canada.  You can shore fish around the... more Camping trip
CatmanND
5 days 34 min ago
drawer.bli's picture
woah!!! Was it fair, and if,
drawer.bli
2 days 4 hours ago
woah!!! Was it fair, and if, on what??? Great catch! Paddlefish chemicalpotential
chemicalpotential
2 days 9 hours ago
Dr Flathead's picture
Dang dandy garfish ya got the
Dr Flathead
2 days 4 hours ago
Dang dandy garfish ya got there!  Got any other pics of it to show off? Bestest Longsnout
Hengelaar
3 days 12 hours ago
Eli's picture
Very nice Gijs.
Eli
2 days 7 hours ago
Very nice Gijs. Bestest Longsnout
Hengelaar
3 days 12 hours ago
Eli's picture
1/2 crawler on a #6 hook pres
Eli
2 days 7 hours ago
1/2 crawler on a #6 hook presented in a hole or current seam. Tighten line, watch tip, wait. Fooled by a Sucker
chemicalpotential
2 days 8 hours ago
Eli's picture
That would be a European Gray
Eli
2 days 8 hours ago
That would be a European Grayling, I believe. Grayling, Arctic chemicalpotential
chemicalpotential
2 days 9 hours ago
andy's picture
Monster Gar
andy
2 days 13 hours ago
That thing is huge!  Some day I hope to catch one like that. Bestest Longsnout
Hengelaar
3 days 12 hours ago
andy's picture
So sweet -
andy
2 days 13 hours ago
Mike, you absolutely rocked on your do-it-yourself trip after Southern lifers. What a great read!  And the bowfin that you caught  is a  fan freaking... more Snatching victory from the bowfin of defeat
Mike B
2 weeks 2 hours ago
drawer.bli's picture
Beautiful brookie!!!
drawer.bli
2 days 16 hours ago
Beautiful brookie!!! Trout, Brook CaptSushiAdam
CaptSushiAdam
2 days 21 hours ago
Carp Chaser's picture
Wow, we're talking David G le
Carp Chaser
3 days 1 hour ago
Wow, we're talking David G level here. Can't imagine hooking up with a longnose that huge. Great catch! Bestest Longsnout
Hengelaar
3 days 12 hours ago
perkinsdonald's picture
Wow!!!
perkinsdonald
3 days 5 hours ago
That's GARgantuan! Bestest Longsnout
Hengelaar
3 days 12 hours ago