|17.5" VMC Fly Jig w/Maki Jamei and maggie|
Conditions: 34 degrees, Cloudy and fog in the morning, light W wind, sloppy and wet on the ice
|Sloppy and Wet|
I had a thought before I started drilling holes that since I didn't have any minnows all I needed was a single hole instead of my usual double. I found one open hole in the area but that was it. I didn't really look to hard to see if there were any others. I think I drilled 6. I started in the farthest North. And my first fish for 2017 was a...
|1st Fish of 2017|
|Bluegill on a VMC Tungsten Fly Jig w/white Maki Jamei with a spike|
In the second hole I busted the bass first thing after not getting a hit with fish down it on the Rippin' Rap.
|17.5" VMC Fly w/Maki Jamei and spike|
|Not where it was actually hooked|
I also caught some perch.
|7.5" Rippin' Rap|
I was satisfied I knocked the rust off and packed up at 1:30PM. I should have moved around more quickly and drilled a few more holes.