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Topic: [KFM] GWS encounter in OR  (Read 1475 times)

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Our buddy, Christopher Hyde, recently shared a sandwich with the Landlord. Here's his write up of the adventure.

http://www.kayakfishingmagazine.net/articles/102-current-issue-featured-articles-on-kayak-fishing/1897-a-great-white-encounter.html

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shark shark, herro?

Great write up.


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wow
that first part was almost exactly like what happened to me just trade the reaching behind for the sandwich to  reeling in a pole ....same feeling to of being a sitting duck ,now what to do, also the watching the water on the way in...Still do sometimes and have to make myself stop doing it or go crazy watching the depths....I was super happy that a motor boat came over after hearing me on my radio and floated with him talking for about 5 minutes....big help

great write up....where is that spot
Thanks for posting....they go on an ocean cruise in march I think so no worries HA!!!!
the one by cambria - the one that followed me- and this one in the story all seem to be mid sized GWS from what folks could make out
« Last Edit: February 01, 2014, 06:37:37 PM by trianglelaguna »
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Perhaps....



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I agree, great writing, glad nothing bad happen.
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Great story!  Thanks for the link Allen.
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I didn't read this first time around, Great story and write-up. 


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The water would've been chummed brown if that was me
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That was a great reading. Glad he made it out ok.