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Red Drum
05-12-2011, 02:52 PM
Got an invite from my good fishing buddy Martin “the looper”, to do an afternoon fishing trip to get some Rockfish, Bass and Barracuda. Fortunately, we caught all the targeted species.

The trip started off with some bass fishing and we caught a couple Sand Bass and Calico Bass. Then we checked out a Rockfish spot and the big Brown Rockfish were on the chew along with some Vermilion Rockfish.

Martin with two nice Chocolates.
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h177/Big_Drum/SMBBrownsandBarracuda001.jpg

Vince with a Vermilion and a Brownie.
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h177/Big_Drum/SMBBrownsandBarracuda002.jpg

Here I am with another slug Bolina.
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h177/Big_Drum/SMBBrownsandBarracuda006.jpg

Those were definitely the biggest Browns I’ve ever caught in the Santa Monica Bay. After getting limits of Rockfish, we tried a small structure spot for Sand Bass but got zilch on the Bass; however, the Barries were in the area and we got into a very consistent Barracuda bite on the Basstrix swim baits and chrome Irons.
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h177/Big_Drum/SMBBrownsandBarracuda014.jpg

Had another great trip aboard “The Looper” and can’t wait to go again. Thanks Martin for the invite. HOOK-UP!!

stepchild
05-12-2011, 02:53 PM
sweet report...wtg on the targeted species.

Tunaslam
05-12-2011, 04:02 PM
Way to go guys, a sweet variety!
Hook up! Cory

DockRat
05-13-2011, 08:05 AM
XLNT Vince.
DR

huukup12
05-13-2011, 11:39 AM
Very cool Vince...I did not know Cuda bites on swimbait...I got to give that a shot on my swimbait setup.
thx, j

murrieta angler
05-14-2011, 09:33 AM
Those are some nice size Bolinas.
Thanks for the report.
Robert
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