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Wickiup on my boat

Postby oldranger » Thu May 17, 2018 3:38 pm

Another angler took this pic of me on Wickiup reservoir on Tuesday and sent it to me.
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Re: Wickiup on my boat

Postby Jason » Thu May 17, 2018 4:05 pm

Nice. Looks like a heck of a view.
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Re: Wickiup on my boat

Postby markskor » Thu May 17, 2018 4:33 pm

Jason wrote:Nice. Looks like a heck of a view.

Yes, the OldRanger does look better when he's in the shade and far off.

Last year he took me out to Wickiup...on the water before sunrise.
Red skies - Trolling -
Flashers, dancers, and line counters -
electric down riggers too -
Wisps of fog dancing over reflections of volcanoes past -
Fishing for Kokes.

Nice job Mike!
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Re: Wickiup on my boat

Postby oldranger » Thu May 17, 2018 6:22 pm

Jason wrote:Nice. Looks like a heck of a view.


the view from the boat looking toward the back of the boat is even more impressive--South Sister, over 10,000 feet and, I think either the 2nd or 3rd highest peak in Oregon.

oh I just realized ever since Mark has been in the boat fishing at Wickiup has really been slow. Coincidence?
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Postby markskor » Fri May 18, 2018 8:16 am

oldranger wrote:oh I just realized ever since Mark has been in the boat fishing at Wickiup has really been slow. Coincidence?

Was looking for a better picture of Mike...his good side -
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Out fishing with Mike - and the Other Woman
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Re: Wickiup on my boat

Postby oldranger » Tue May 22, 2018 5:29 pm

oldranger wrote:
Jason wrote:Nice. Looks like a heck of a view.


the view from the boat looking toward the back of the boat is even more impressive--South Sister, over 10,000 feet and, I think either the 2nd or 3rd highest peak in Oregon.

oh I just realized ever since Mark has been in the boat fishing at Wickiup has really been slow. Coincidence?


Ok here is the view to the N.
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FYI I kind of lust for that red Hewescraft in the pic, but neither Kathy or the "Other Woman" would stand for it.
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Re: Wickiup on my boat

Postby rlown » Tue May 22, 2018 9:19 pm

C'mon.. I christen thee "The Other Woman II."

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Re: Wickiup on my boat

Postby oldranger » Wed May 23, 2018 7:07 am

Not the sportsman! Not an upgrade compared to the "Other Woman" other than being shinier. At least the Pro V but also the Sea Runner, the 21 ft version if Matt were to get stationed in the NW. Actually, if I were to buy a new boat I would carefully review boats from several different builders in addition to Hewescraft--North River, Alumaweld, Woolridge, and a couple of others. Ah but the red boat sure catches the eye!
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Re: Wickiup on my boat

Postby rlown » Wed May 23, 2018 7:41 am

I looked at the Pro V and the bigger boats as well. Then I remembered your tow vehicle, and thought, "If Mike buys this boat, he's going to need a bigger truck!"
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Postby oldranger » Wed May 23, 2018 4:12 pm

rlown wrote:I looked at the Pro V and the bigger boats as well. Then I remembered your tow vehicle, and thought, "If Mike buys this boat, he's going to need a bigger truck!"

You got that right!
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