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STURGEONSTOMPER
09-07-2005, 03:39 PM
I would like to hoast a bank fishing gang bbq sturgeon fishin,playin in the mud type gatherin :D

Im thinking 1st or 2nd week in November or when the water rises ;D I know some spots that can hold just a few ::) Campers too ;D Lets throw it around a bit and see what comes of this ;)

The list:

Sunracer
916steelhead
Mr.T
Flo
Krzy
ITUKAWAL
Hogs bro
Waterdog
Bassassain
Donzi
Fishinfool
Empire
I know inno will be there ::)
rtanderson

fishkiller
09-07-2005, 05:09 PM
8)IM there. 8)

innovate
09-07-2005, 05:46 PM
Im in.

fishrman4life
09-07-2005, 05:49 PM
Im with stupid^^^^^ ;D ;D ;D

newtothegame
09-07-2005, 05:50 PM
count me in :) ....

sunracer1957
09-07-2005, 06:53 PM
sounds like a great idea,,, hey I'll bring my boat!!!!

innovate
09-07-2005, 07:17 PM
Im with stupid^^^^^ ;D ;D ;D

You are denied use of my Ghost Shrimp and Pile Worms. Too bad, so sad. You're stuck with the Chicken Livers. ;D ;D ;D

fishrman4life
09-07-2005, 08:39 PM
I'll buy my own...I dont need your handouts ;) ;D ;D

MB_Kevin
09-07-2005, 08:42 PM
I think it sounds like a great Idea. I would like to see how you all do it. by the way glad to see you back in the moderator seat SS. ;)

STURGEONSTOMPER
09-07-2005, 09:03 PM
I think it sounds like a great Idea. I would like to see how you all do it. by the way glad to see you back in the moderator seat SS. ;)


Thank you MB ;)

STURGEONSTOMPER
09-07-2005, 10:07 PM
Im thinking Merrits Landing or Hood. 8)

STURGEONSTOMPER
09-07-2005, 10:09 PM
sounds like a great idea,,, hey I'll bring my boat!!!!



Leave your bathtub toys at home ;D

This ones for the bankers :D

fishrman4life
09-07-2005, 10:24 PM
yeeeeaaahhhhhh...I want in on this, I'll bring my surf setup and 30 lb. ;D ;D ;D

STURGEONSTOMPER
09-07-2005, 10:28 PM
Hey dont forget your ghost shrimp ;D

dimpala95
09-08-2005, 12:15 AM
Me three. I'm in. I don't know if I'll be able to convince Double D to come. You know how he feels about pile worms and ghost shrimp. ;) ;D

phishinpat
09-08-2005, 12:42 AM
Sounds good.
Question...How far is Hood/Merritts Landing from San Jose?

fishkiller
09-08-2005, 05:02 AM
8)sj to hood 2hours. :o

striper_assasin
09-08-2005, 10:10 AM
HAVE THEY CLEARED OUT ALL THOSE SNAGS,CARS..ECT. AT MERRITS.(sorry for the caps).thats my sturgeon spot also:)count me in.

PlugROCKSTAR
09-08-2005, 11:02 AM
Stomper is throwing me a b-day Party in November, how sweet is that ;D Thanks SS, love you too to dawg. :-*

ITUKAWAL
09-08-2005, 11:31 AM
Not many things can drag my high altitude butt off the divide, but, a chance to fish and party with the likes of SS, 916, Sunracer, F4L and FK......I could be convienced.....I'm in 2 8) 8) 8) 8)

Diamondback70
09-08-2005, 11:35 AM
I'm in...any reason to get another setup ;)

sunracer1957
09-08-2005, 12:53 PM
It would be a chance for the guys winning the prizes at the Derby to give them a test run,, heck we might even catch a fish and watch SS bounce off the wall,, he gets excited about Sturgeon!!! he might even through in a few Columbia Stories around the camp fire :o

PlugROCKSTAR
09-08-2005, 07:57 PM
SS just sleeps while he fishes now. his too old to stay awake :o he needs his naps or else he gets treally cranky ;D

innovate
09-08-2005, 08:00 PM
Yo yo! What up phishinpat!

San Jose to Sacramento usually takes me about 2 hours, give or take a 1/2 hour. I live pretty close to Hood/Courtland.

I think you could take an alternate route through Rio Vista and come up Highway 160 (River Road)... That might be shorter. Try doing a mapquest going from San Jose to Rio Vista, and then Rio Vista to Hood.

later,
Roland

sunracer1957
09-08-2005, 08:04 PM
SS get crankie?? NEVER ,, although he does sleep alot while fishing..

916 I want to get togther and fish dude.. I miss you :-*

PlugROCKSTAR
09-08-2005, 08:19 PM
SS get crankie?? NEVER ,, although he does sleep alot while fishing..

916 I want to get togther and fish dude.. I miss you :-*


yeah i do too, sun. Come over for some wobbly pops tomorrow night or something ;) we can BS while you help me arrange my garage ;D

STURGEONSTOMPER
09-09-2005, 07:20 AM
yeah i do too, sun. Come over for some wobbly pops tomorrow night or something ;) we can BS while you help me arrange my garage ;D


Me too ???

sunracer1957
09-09-2005, 07:25 AM
Heck SS he's on your way home from the ranch now,,

sunracer1957
09-09-2005, 07:26 AM
916 can't do wobblies tonight I have a dinner party right after work :-/

phishinpat
09-09-2005, 05:18 PM
Thanks Roland, I'll check it out.

Another question...Do you guys prefer baitcasting set ups or spinning for shore fishing?

I've never fished this area before, I just wanna be prepared if I'm gonna drive two hours each way. I hope you guys don't mind a few questions.

How much weight would be sufficient to hold bottom? Hi/low rigs or sliding rigs? How is the parking, must I arrive in a truck to handle parking in the dirt or will a regular commutter car be okay?

Anything else I should bring or be aware of?

Thanks in advance, fellars.

sunracer1957
10-11-2005, 03:33 PM
Hey whats the latest word on this get together? haven't herd nothing to date as to whats going on and Nov is right around the corner.. SS you might want to schedual the band before they get all booked up!!!

mjonesjr
10-11-2005, 04:35 PM
I would like to hoast a bank fishing gang bbq

Soooo we gonna choose sides? Will it be like the Crimps vs The Bloodworms? :P ;D :P

Throw up a final date for us SS

PlugROCKSTAR
10-11-2005, 05:47 PM
Dec 24 in Pittsburg ;D ;D

innovate
10-11-2005, 07:10 PM
Soooo we gonna choose sides? Will it be like the Crimps vs The Bloodworms? :P ;D :P


LOL!

StripeSideChaser
10-12-2005, 06:28 AM
Can I join in? Haven't posted too much here, but have fished with Fishkiller, and MJonesJr. My schedule has been pretty busy, but if available, I love group events (nothing better than a chance to embarase yourself in front of a large group of anglers!)

PlugROCKSTAR
10-12-2005, 06:38 AM
come on down. ;)

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-12-2005, 08:14 AM
The weekend of the 12th Nov..Hows that? Merrits landing ;) 916 help me out with this would yea, I gotta get some stuff done out at the ranch but I will sqeez a bank trip in ;D

sunracer1957
10-12-2005, 08:18 AM
That works jim dandy for me ;D did you get the band booked?

krzyfshrmn
10-12-2005, 08:23 AM
Sounds like a plan to me. Might just have to bring the boat and hit Cache in the morning so we have fresh Sturgeon steaks for the grill Saturday night 8) 8)

Bassassin
10-12-2005, 08:35 AM
Ouch...opening weekend of pheasant. I'll need a nap that day otherwise I may sleep more than SS! ;D

ITUKAWAL
10-12-2005, 08:37 AM
* Sounds like a plan to me. Might just have to bring the boat and hit Cache in the morning so we have fresh Sturgeon steaks for the grill Saturday night 8) 8)
Hey Erik, where is Merrits landing. I want to make this one.

Steve

PlugROCKSTAR
10-12-2005, 10:10 AM
* Sounds like a plan to me. Might just have to bring the boat and hit Cache in the morning so we have fresh Sturgeon steaks for the grill Saturday night 8) 8)

ooohhh oohhh pick me ;D

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-12-2005, 10:13 AM
Hey Erik, where is Merrits landing. I want to make this one.

Steve


Just south of Sacramento on the Yolo side of the river. Ill see if I can dig up a map.

PlugROCKSTAR
10-12-2005, 10:17 AM
916 help me out with this would yea, ;D

not sure what you need done. but yeah i'll give you a hand.

can we call it 916steelhead's Birthday Sturgeon Bash? ;D

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-12-2005, 10:27 AM
How many birthdays do you have in a year ::)

ITUKAWAL
10-12-2005, 10:29 AM
not sure what you need done. but yeah i'll give you a hand.

can we call it 916steelhead's Birthday Sturgeon Bash? ;D

Isn't this the third birthday you've had this year Carlo ??? ??? ;D ;D Anyway, happy B-Day early my friend 8) 8)

PlugROCKSTAR
10-12-2005, 10:30 AM
Isn't this the third birthday you've had this year Carlo ??? ??? ;D ;D Anyway, happy B-Day early my friend 8) 8)

November 4th. Please bring my present when you come down Steve :-*

ITUKAWAL
10-12-2005, 10:31 AM
Just south of Sacramento on the Yolo side of the river. Ill see if I can dig up a map.

Many thanks SS. I'm looking forward to the change in elevation ;D ;D

fishermen_chris
10-12-2005, 07:33 PM
I would love to go but if I miss my daughters 1st birthday I might just have all kinds of time to sleep on the river :o

Baitchucker
10-12-2005, 10:55 PM
Hi All, New to this board, but I'm a sturgy fanatic. May I join ya'll for this mud bath? It's sounds like alot of fun and I'm current with all my shots!

rtandersen
10-13-2005, 03:15 AM
Count me in on this. I have to catch a bigger one than fish4life did in the derby.
signed
His DAD

GN.
10-13-2005, 08:54 AM
I think I might like to join in too. I know that it is the weekend of Nov. 12th but when does it start and finish? I may only have Sunday available.

Thanks

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-13-2005, 02:23 PM
Everybody is welcome. Ill probably start friday and fish till sunday. Ill have my boat too so anybody wanna fish in the middle of the river will be able to for a couple hours at a time or so. bring beer and food and bait of choice.

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Fishkiller_Jr.
10-13-2005, 05:28 PM
I wana go I want to go are children aloud ???

Fishkiller Jr.

newtothegame
10-13-2005, 05:56 PM
so far looks like i might be able to make it :) ... might bring the mrs with me :) gals are allowed right? lol

Know_Excuses
10-13-2005, 06:14 PM
In my house children are very load :P But ya gotta love em

Fishkiller_Jr.
10-13-2005, 06:15 PM
I wana go I want to go are children aloud ???

* * * * * * * *Fishkiller Jr.

Never mind were not going...........

FISHINFOOL
10-13-2005, 07:56 PM
Ok guys/gals I marked my calender,if nothing comes upLOL
OH,but whats more important then fishing ;D
Paul
FISHINFOOL
Lonewolf/Mod@gunsbay.com

mjonesjr
10-13-2005, 09:18 PM
Can someone please put up a map, some road references or something that will give me an exact location of the shoreline of this Merrits Landing Gig?? Is Freeport Bend is the area? http://img211.imageshack.us/img211/2054/computerguy4gz.gif

sunracer1957
10-14-2005, 07:22 AM
Meritts landing is about 4-5 miles south of Freeport on the west side of the Sac river. its an older boat ramp and has a fair amount of parking and good shore line access.

Like SS I will probley bring my boat down so anyone who wants to try mid river for a while can. you can launch out of there but you have to watch low tide cause the ramp is real shallow. thats why most folks don't use it to launch from.

The bait store if you want to get it here is in Freeport and has a good selection of stuff, theres a resturant there too and it has great food, but there not open all the time. More than likley we will have a BBQ of some kind so bring good grub and we can do it up.

Most of the time on the Sac river 10oz and bigger weights are needed to hold bottom, the currant can rip so bring your big stuff.

More detailed directions.. From Sac take Rte 5 south to the Freeport RTE160 exit and follow the signs for 160 south go to Freeport and turn right over the bridge then turn left and follow the river rd to Merrits Landing ( about 4-5 miles), the guys coming from the south can either come up 160 or Rte 5 and do the same thing,, its real easy..

Fishkiller_Jr.
10-15-2005, 02:52 PM
Never mind were not going...........


Wait oh ok then Fishkiller says we might go then.

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-16-2005, 09:16 AM
Cool then. Group hughttp://img431.imageshack.us/img431/481/grouphug0sx.gif

Hogsbro
10-16-2005, 11:38 AM
I am going to do everything I can to get to this party! I'll also be bringing my boat, and maybe other fisherpeople. I may not make it for the entire time, but we will see about that.

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-16-2005, 04:19 PM
What does it mean ???Carpe Diem

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-16-2005, 04:24 PM
Please, Come one come all.... ;)

Hogsbro
10-16-2005, 05:15 PM
What does it mean ???Carpe Diem

Seize the day!

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-17-2005, 09:12 AM
Thanks Hog's bro. I learn something everyday ;) IM me with your name so we can start a list of who plans on comin.

sunracer1957
10-17-2005, 09:24 AM
Count me in SS..

waterdog
10-17-2005, 11:32 AM
I will be there probably with my boat. Never been there before. Is there a place to park truck and trailer? I will probably sleep in the back of my truck(camper shell).
Its inked on the calendar.
Waterdog ;D

sunracer1957
10-17-2005, 11:47 AM
Yea theres room for truck and trailer, but be aware that the ramp is shallow and no dock!! you can always launch at Garcia and motor down if ya like its about 6-8 miles away

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-17-2005, 12:21 PM
We should be fine by then Sun...I hope so anyhow :-/

Waterdogs been added to the list ;)

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-17-2005, 01:40 PM
Heres a map to the ramp ;)

http://www.sacramentoriver.org/access_site.php?access_site_id=202#

sunracer1957
10-17-2005, 01:59 PM
To start things off on the right foot, I'll put up 10lbs of burgers and a case o beer ( in bottles )

What else is on the menu?

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-17-2005, 02:38 PM
Sun, Bassasain is comin. He drinks beer like I do, might wanna get some more beers buddy ;D

I think I have some sturgie steaks here some where ::)

sunracer1957
10-17-2005, 02:46 PM
HEY HEY now I didn't say I was gona supply the whole camp,, heck I can't even cover your tab!!!

But I'll do what I can

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-17-2005, 02:52 PM
I know, we'll have it covered ;)

waterdog
10-17-2005, 04:10 PM
SS thanks for the map an picture of the place. I recognize it - Ive stopped there in the boat to let a couple women use the facilities. Definitely not a good launch site so I may leave the boat at home. I will bring a bunch of something to bbq - maybe chicken or links or something like that. I guess beer will be a necessity too, lots of beer.
Looking forward to it
Waterdog ;D

Fishkiller_Jr.
10-17-2005, 05:52 PM
To start things off on the right foot, I'll put up 10lbs of burgers and a case o beer ( in bottles )

What else is on the menu?
Uh.......FOOOOOD yummies such as oh um chicken,hot links,hotdogs,steak,ribs,tri-tip,frenchbread and since I can't have beer Soda for me particularly Sprite if we go?? ???

Fishkiller Jr.

fishrman4life
10-17-2005, 06:36 PM
We'll prolly be there. My dad has wanted to go sturgeon fishing since I showed him how well I did at the derby, lol. We'll probably bring a nice surf setup to wing that muther out there. We'll bring what we can. Latez

Bassassin
10-17-2005, 07:16 PM
Sun, Bassasain is comin. He drinks beer like I do, might wanna get some more beers buddy ;D

I think I have some sturgie steaks here some where ::)

That's not true; I've cut myself back to no more than 30 in any 24 hour period. ;D

donzitroller
10-17-2005, 08:37 PM
So close to home, don't see how I can miss this one! HORNITOS anyone? Calendar is marked, pain reliever has been acquired.. FISH ON!

SS, add me to the list if you could be so kind!

FISHINFOOL
10-18-2005, 04:27 AM
OK All,
besides just being there & of coarse my share of food & wobbly pops & all.I should have my tri hull running,finnally.After ,What?,A year or so.LOL.
SS,you gonna help me devirginize my boat to sturgounLOL ;D
In fact hope to have it on the water for the first time the end of the month.
So watch out alll
Paul
Fishinfool
Lonewolf/Mod@gunsbay.com

Empire
10-18-2005, 05:28 AM
Put me on the list, I will stop by on Saturday during my work route (lunch break).

I have never been sturgeon fishing before, so I will be leaning in an ear on the conversations about how it is done.

sunracer1957
10-18-2005, 07:17 AM
Empire heres a short version on how to Sturgeon fish..

1st- Stop by bait shop and pick up bait and have a beer
2nd- drive to fishing hole and have a beer
3rd- set up on the bank and have a beer
4th- find Donzi and get a shot, then drink beer
5th- bait up and cast out and drink a beer
6th- wheres that Donzi guy at, more shots and beer
7th plop down in your bank chair and hug your beer
8th- fall asleep in the chair and hook up, spill beer
9th- wake up land the fish and have a beer
10th- celebrate the catch with a beer
11th- find Donzi for another, shot & beer
12th- BBQ the fish and have a beer
12.5th- walk bank talk with buds consume more beer
13th-wake up the next morn and cuss at Donzi

This is how it SS taught me,, pretty easy !!

SS there I fixed it...

SturgeonVirgin
10-18-2005, 07:23 AM
Hold up now Tom you missed a couple steps there with beer in them. ;) :o ;D

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-18-2005, 09:29 AM
Yea sun, Dont forget to stop and talk with all your buds along the river and have a beer with them and catch up on old times ;)

sunracer1957
10-18-2005, 10:03 AM
Dang I forgot those steps,, one of these days I'll get it right..

innovate
10-18-2005, 10:55 AM
I'll be there in my Weedbass/Stickfish catching glory.

later,
Roland

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-18-2005, 12:11 PM
I'll be there in my Weedbass/Stickfish catching glory.

later,
Roland

Good...good ;D

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-18-2005, 01:06 PM
Actualy Inno, it would be great to shake your hand after all these times yelling back and forth between boats and here ;D

sunracer1957
10-18-2005, 01:12 PM
Ino be sure he wipes his hands first, no telling whats on them :P

innovate
10-18-2005, 01:16 PM
Actualy Inno, it would be great to shake your hand after all these times yelling back and forth between boats and here ;D

Agreed. Will be good to drink a few brews with ya too.

deltalover
10-18-2005, 02:53 PM
I would like to come! What kind of gear do I need for sturgeon from the bank? I have a good boat outfit, but dont think it cast too good (6'6 fenwick with 4/0 senator). I have never caught a sturgeon, but am looking forward to it! Also, is this a day outing or is there camping?

sunracer1957
10-18-2005, 03:07 PM
Delta come on by it starts Friday evening and goes till Sunday, you can camp down there if you like, Heck I'm sure I'll be passed out at some time ;)

Gear wise anything you can cast that has a 15-30lb rating with around 25lb test, I'm sure that there will be some extra hooks, weights, and stuff like that floating around the camp and we'll show ya how to run it ;D

Don't forget a lawn chair unless ya like standing around..

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-18-2005, 03:14 PM
Come on down Delta, Ill show yea around ;) Ill be out there for the duration ;)Your pole will fit just fine aboard the boats there Im sure of it ;)

rtandersen
10-18-2005, 04:21 PM
Cont me in as well . Hey roland can we use fish4life as bait or will they spit him out.
Signed his dad

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-18-2005, 04:24 PM
Hey



DADS comin ;D

Come on down ;)

Double_D
10-18-2005, 05:21 PM
I'm in but someone has to bait my hooks, everyone knows I hate live bait. :o

SturgeonVirgin
10-18-2005, 07:24 PM
I'm in but someone has to bait my hooks, everyone knows I hate live bait. :o



If I could be there I would be happy to volunteer; I like baiting hooks up; ask sunracer. (repeat as you stick the worm with the hook, "take that ya piece of SH$%)",

Since I cannot make it, 916 will be happy to volunteer. *;)

rymerpt
10-18-2005, 08:27 PM
I wanna play ;D I know nothing about the giant fish we seek, but would love to learn. Put me on the list and I'll try to be there.

Thanks,

rymerpt

donzitroller
10-18-2005, 08:31 PM
13th-wake up the next morn and cuss at Donzi
Whoa! HEY NOW! Why ya wanna cuss at me for? Not like I tied anyone down and pinched their nose till they opened their mouth so's I could pour tequila down their gullet!

freon
10-18-2005, 08:44 PM
this is starting to sound good, I will do my best to make it down there, high probabitlity that I will make it at least one day or night.

innovate
10-18-2005, 09:46 PM
Cont me *in *as well . Hey *roland *can *we *use *fish4life *as *bait *or *will *they *spit *him *out.
* * Signed his *dad

We could try, but I think his secret concoction of bacon grease and chicken livers would be better - might even catch a nice catfish to throw onto the grill. ;D ;D


Ino be sure he wipes his hands first, no telling whats on them :P

If SS' hands look anything other than fishy, I'll have him wash 'em off with some good ol' 80 proof. ;D

fishrman4life
10-19-2005, 01:46 AM
Cont me in as well . Hey roland can we use fish4life as bait or will they spit him out.
Signed his dad


WAIT WAIT WAIT!!!

#1. Its FISHRMAN4LIFE, respect the name. (Who's the Kahuna here?););D

#2. I got the respect of the sturgeon community (however temporary it is, even if SS is holding back ;D ;) ).

#3. Without curing, my skin just wont work. I'll donate my organs, but that's all your getting. Maybe INNO can donate some of his sturgeon stomachs to the cause.

;D ;D

StripeSideChaser
10-19-2005, 05:42 AM
This event looks to be getting pretty big! Is the area big enough to support this many people (not asking fish counts, just length of "beach" to fish from)?

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-19-2005, 05:52 AM
plenty of room ;)


Sun Ive got the band ;)


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sunracer1957
10-19-2005, 07:02 AM
SS love the band!!

Dbl D don't worry on them worms I'll give ya a hand baitin them up, I'm not a master like Mr_T but I'll do my best, I ain't skeerd...

Double_D
10-19-2005, 07:44 AM
Someone see if Carla will be there. 8)

sunracer1957
10-19-2005, 08:01 AM
Gee Dbl D now I'm skeerd!!

ITUKAWAL
10-19-2005, 08:39 AM
Someone see if Carla will be there. 8)

Carla's askin' all these weird *questions like "...who's this Sunracer and 916 dude...." Carla seems to be fascinated with you sniffers. ??? ??? http://img261.imageshack.us/img261/4121/starrolling5ez.gifhttp://img261.imageshack.us/img261/4121/starrolling5ez.gifhttp://img261.imageshack.us/img261/4121/starrolling5ez.gifhttp://img261.imageshack.us/img261/4121/starrolling5ez.gifhttp://img261.imageshack.us/img261/4121/starrolling5ez.gif

Like SS said, I'll bring Carla and several brown paper bags ::) ::) ::)

Double_D
10-19-2005, 10:10 AM
Carla can be our belly warmer 8) I here it gets cold out on the delta at night ;)

Double_D
10-19-2005, 10:14 AM
Thanks sunracer, I think IT has it coverd for me, Carla will bait my hooks...she has worms ;D

innovate
10-19-2005, 02:15 PM
SS,

What kind of band have you got coming? Make sure it's a blues band. Something about sturgeon fishing and the blues...and beer! :o

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-19-2005, 02:30 PM
This is about it..Lots of sniffer groupies though ;D


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rymerpt
10-19-2005, 05:18 PM
Laughing so hard I nearly peeed myself.

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-19-2005, 05:30 PM
This is about it..Lots of sniffer groupies though ;D


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No pun intended Sniffers, It was just



Funny

Reno_Reeler
10-19-2005, 06:06 PM
Anyone from Reno planning on attending?

http://img422.imageshack.us/img422/5716/signbankfest29zu.gif**Sturgeon Bash
*****Road Trip!
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sunracer1957
10-20-2005, 10:20 AM
You know Reeler you could start if off by being the first Reno guy signed up :o

Reno_Reeler
10-20-2005, 10:31 AM
Didn't Chick go drive down for one of the Sturgeon get-togethers?

PlugROCKSTAR
10-20-2005, 10:59 AM
Didn't Chick go drive down for one of the Sturgeon get-togethers?

YES, and she drove a lil' further too. I think to Pittsburg.

wading2fish
10-20-2005, 02:00 PM
No pun intended Sniffers, It was just



Funny



That is funny. Reno Reeler has just made posting a whole lot funner. http://img436.imageshack.us/img436/9286/signs653wf.gif Reno Reeler. The swelling 916 head is the funniest, it has to be added to the collection, but with the tongue and eyes popping out like a ling brought up from the depths a tad too fast.

w2f

sunracer1957
10-20-2005, 02:19 PM
This board makes waiting for the event to take place a whole lot easier, and I still think Reeler has to do something with the tounge..

fishdude76
10-20-2005, 03:10 PM
Whats the date of the bash? I thought I saw it somewhere, is it 11/12?

FD76

sunracer1957
10-20-2005, 03:13 PM
yep thats the date.. :D

fishdude76
10-20-2005, 03:23 PM
Darn, my bday weekend and have family coming up to visit. Otherwise I'd be going down there. Next year I guess.

PlugROCKSTAR
10-20-2005, 08:15 PM
Darn, my bday weekend and have family coming up to visit. *Otherwise I'd be going down there. *Next year I guess.

next year you can bring my birthday present ;D

donzitroller
10-20-2005, 09:21 PM
I'm tossing back a few shots of Hornitos in an attempt to build up my tolerance for this upcoming event.. can't wait for this one! FISH ON!

donzitroller
10-20-2005, 10:06 PM
Still in training.. man, Bassassin gonna kick my *ss if I oversleep again!

Farrier_Frank
10-21-2005, 06:24 AM
Jeeesh ::) IT talked me into joing this one while my computer connection was dead-in-the-water. After reading this thread I can see it's a good thing I have clown shoes.

ITUKAWAL
10-21-2005, 06:37 AM
Now 'dems some shoes. Don't be embarassed purple is in this year ;D ;D ;D ;D


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Farrier_Frank
10-21-2005, 06:42 AM
I'm wearing them tomorrow striper fishing at San Louis, they're my lucky purple fishing clogs. ;)

fishrman4life
10-21-2005, 06:55 AM
Wait wait wait.....CLOGS?? :o :o :o

donzitroller
10-21-2005, 07:46 AM
Wait wait wait.....CLOGS?? *:o :o :o
As taken from one of my daughter's CD's..

WHAT KIND OF SHOES DOES A PLUMBER WEAR?

CLOGS :P

Jeez, get me outta here, I need to go fishing!

somebody
10-21-2005, 08:50 AM
chick drove there but she had to go to a funeral and then fishing

fishdude76
10-21-2005, 01:09 PM
Not sure who is wearing those purple shoes, but they are comedy for sure. Is there a matching suit for those things?

fishdude76
10-21-2005, 01:11 PM
next year you can bring my birthday present ;D



I hope you like single malt scotch. ;)

wading2fish
10-21-2005, 07:48 PM
Now 'dems some shoes. Don't be embarassed purple is in this year *;D ;D ;D ;D


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Is he really wearing those clogs? Or does Reno Reeler have something to do with that pic? :)

w2f

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-23-2005, 03:52 PM
Im thinking if we dont get some rain here real soon its gonna be a crap shoot ::) But Ill still be there :P

I'd prey for rain but I realy dont need it now, half my life sits outside right now >:(

SturgeonHunter_420
10-23-2005, 04:01 PM
I won't be at the sturgeon bankin bash. yall have fun.

PlugROCKSTAR
10-23-2005, 05:45 PM
I won't be at the sturgeon bankin bash. yall have fun.

You weren't invited anyways, Your name is not on the list :P

SturgeonHunter_420
10-23-2005, 06:02 PM
awe....you're killin me c-lo. want to hear something cool though? This whole thing was actually my idea. I brought it up to gary at work one day. I just dont want to fish at Merrits Landing. That's gay. lol ::)

Reno_Reeler
10-23-2005, 06:21 PM
awe....you're killin me c-lo. lol ::)
Is that your rapper name Carlo?

PlugROCKSTAR
10-23-2005, 06:23 PM
Is that your rapper name Carlo?

thats what they call me in Soutside Sac ;D

SturgeonHunter_420
10-23-2005, 06:58 PM
haha....SOUTH SIDE!!! ;D

BassFooler
10-24-2005, 10:48 AM
Okay all...we're in- Me, Beaver13 and possibly 1 Sniffer wannabe...
We'll be boating it, but there nonetheless!

sunracer1957
10-24-2005, 10:57 AM
Glad to see you guys are gona make it,, and boating it is ok too, as long as you stop by and say hey,, only 18days left and we'll see everyone bankside..Fish On

BassFooler
10-24-2005, 12:38 PM
I told ya I would get out there eventually!!! I still dont have my tile done, but oh well- just means that I am going to have work B13 a bit harder the following weekend...

SturgeonHunter_420
10-24-2005, 04:43 PM
yeah, on second thought....SS and I will be boatin' it also. We have our own little spot. ;D Oh, fisherman4life...what was it that you were sayin to me the other day? just curious.

PlugROCKSTAR
10-24-2005, 06:01 PM
Okay all...we're in- Me, Beaver13 and possibly 1 Sniffer wannabe...
We'll be boating it, but there nonetheless! *

OK, but make sure to bring my B-day present OK ;D

johnbfishin
10-25-2005, 04:59 AM
Farrier Frank gave me a heads up on this, I don't know squat about fishing for sturgeon but I know a thing or two about the party part of it. Sounds like fun so I may join you guys.

PlugROCKSTAR
10-25-2005, 05:31 AM
Farrier Frank gave me a heads up on this, I don't know squat about fishing for sturgeon but I know a thing or two about the party part of it. Sounds like fun so I may join you guys.

bring me some Brownies ;D

BassFooler
10-25-2005, 06:14 AM
OK, but make sure to bring my B-day present OK ;D

It's already wrapped Carlo- ;D

sunracer1957
10-25-2005, 06:38 AM
John jump on board its gona be a great time and you'll learn a thing or two..SR

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-25-2005, 07:16 AM
I smell sturgeon weather boys, let the games begin ;D My favorite time of year. Rainy windy cold and no skiers, yahho boat drivers and much less traffic on the water

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fishermen_chris
10-25-2005, 08:08 AM
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you're making to much wake there S.S. ;D

Lil_Hooker
10-25-2005, 08:12 AM
I'm in if it's still for the first week of November I've been really busy haven't fished in months and need my fix.

sunracer1957
10-25-2005, 08:19 AM
Hooker were doing the weekend of the 12th wich is the second weekend in Nov..

PlugROCKSTAR
10-25-2005, 08:48 AM
I smell sturgeon weather boys, let the games begin ;D My favorite time of year. Rainy windy cold and no skiers, yahho boat drivers and much less traffic on the water

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WHY Do you have to call sunracer a Yahoo Boat Driver. >:(

sunracer1957
10-25-2005, 09:22 AM
916 you know him he's always picking on me and I'm always ssooo good to him, whats up with that?

PlugROCKSTAR
10-25-2005, 09:32 AM
916 you know him he's always picking on me and I'm always ssooo good to him, whats up with that?

maybe he needs his Nappy poo, his Cranky all the time now like Mr-T ;D

lizard
10-25-2005, 01:47 PM
i'll see if i can make it. by the way this is the 13000th post ;)

FISHINFOOL
10-26-2005, 03:13 AM
Alright JohnB, I Don't know about JohnB's Sturgoun prowless but I can verifie his party abilities ;) ;Dfrom Hellstock I
It'll be good to see you again there JohnB
Lizard you gonna bring your boat??
I'm gonna bring my big 1 if Buddy has it ready to go,I'm hoping to have it this weekend I hopeLOL ;)
Paul
FISHINFOOL
Lonewolf/Mod@gunsbay.com

lizard
10-26-2005, 03:32 PM
i don't know if i'm even goin fishinfool. you know how it is, its all up to the truckdriver ;D but if we do go i imagine we will bring the boat.

quack_quack
10-26-2005, 05:26 PM
hi guys im new here,but i want to go too ;D i need all the help i can get and itll be lots of fun, only thing is i dont know any of the place you guys are going to.ill be coming form south bay so ill probably need directions. and you guys are bank fishing right?

fishrman4life
10-26-2005, 11:09 PM
some of them will be on boats taunting the people on shore! but in all seriousness, this is a banking affair until we realize that the sturgeon arent there, then we keep moving till we find em

phishinpat
10-26-2005, 11:57 PM
Any folks rolling from San Jose or the south bay, on Saturday? I'm looking to carpool with someone, I'm willing to chip in on gas and bait and anything else...

Reno_Reeler
10-30-2005, 04:29 PM
Should I make up some name badges for the bash?

Here's what I was thinking they should look like:
http://webpages.charter.net/jsouza/My%20Documents/Sturgeon%20Bash%20-%20Badges.doc

on the other hand...*http://img410.imageshack.us/img410/4545/speakericon12ge.gif (http://webpages.charter.net/jsouza/My%20Music/badges1.wav)

STURGEONSTOMPER
10-30-2005, 04:47 PM
Should I make up some name badges for bash?

http://webpages.charter.net/jsouza/My%20Documents/Sturgeon%20Bash%20-%20Badges.doc

or... http://img410.imageshack.us/img410/4545/speakericon12ge.gif (http://webpages.charter.net/jsouza/My%20Music/badges1.wav)





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Be sure to ware your shoes :D

Reno_Reeler
10-30-2005, 06:48 PM
Be sure to ware your shoes :D

Gary,

I think Frank wears them thar purdy shoes on the job too!
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SturgeonHunter_420
11-01-2005, 09:15 PM
so are you guys ready for this sturgeon party or what? I got a 40" shaker last week. They'er eatin'. ;D ;D

tattooed_angler
11-02-2005, 01:10 PM
Badges we don't need no stinking badges!! ;D I liked that RR! Hecka funny

fishrman4life
11-03-2005, 01:07 AM
I already got my badge, its called a T-Shirt from FishKiller's First Annual Sturgeon Derby....LOL

SturgeonHunter_420
11-03-2005, 02:38 PM
You guys probably wont see the Stomper too much throughout the event. Maybe in a flash as we blow by in the boat for more beervereges and chips. He wanted me to tell you all. :-/ :-/

sunracer1957
11-03-2005, 02:48 PM
Boy he may want to stop in and meet some of the folks who are driving a long way to shake his hand!! we can always put a few beers on our lines and Troll for him,, its a sure catch :o

SturgeonHunter_420
11-03-2005, 05:14 PM
hey Tom, I would've never thought of this. I was at his house and he asked me to get online and post those exact words :D Trollin' for Stompers....I like that.

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-03-2005, 11:45 PM
Il be there, Hes pulling your legs :D But Id like to fish too ;D

ghostfish_slayer
11-04-2005, 02:50 AM
it is raining.. ;D is that what you need for the sturge's.. later, off to benecia then sac. to fish the river..

SturgeonHunter_420
11-04-2005, 06:12 AM
don't tell them that Gary. Damnit. Thats why I did'nt want to post that...because i knew you would do that. Gary, we're not gonna take any "pills" this time. :o :o

blueice66
11-06-2005, 05:00 PM
If you guys don't mind, i would like to join in on this event. Need to learn from you pros on how to land me one of these sturgeon. Been trying for a while now, with no luck.. or maybe it's my skills... :-[
I'll bring some beers and links. Hope some one has a grill that we could cook them on.

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-06-2005, 06:17 PM
Come on down, we will find somewhere to cook them links ;)

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-07-2005, 06:37 AM
Heres the weather forcast for the week.http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/total_forecast/index.php?wfo=sto&zone=caz017&county=cac067

Ill try to remember to update this as the week goes on.. Its party time boys/girls ;D

deltalover
11-07-2005, 07:27 PM
I plan on being there, but I still have no idea where Merrit landing is :-/ Is there a website or a map of the place? I will be coming from Tracy!
Thanks!

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-08-2005, 06:48 AM
Here yea go delta

http://www.sacramentoriver.org/access_site.php?access_site_id=202#

deltalover
11-08-2005, 06:25 PM
Thank you S.S. See ya there! :)

Double_D
11-08-2005, 09:14 PM
I'm coming up Friday afternoon and hanging around all night then Saturday morning I'm going to the American and fishing for river rotter's, If any of you guys are interested, I plan on fishing from day brake and be back at the sturgey bash around noon. 8)

SturgeonHunter_420
11-08-2005, 09:21 PM
river otters???

Double_D
11-08-2005, 09:36 PM
River Rotter's...Salmon...Rotting River Salmon, it's a Filipino delicacy, I plan on cooking some up for everyone Saturday night. ;)

kromebrite
11-08-2005, 09:37 PM
Looks like I will be there Saturday morning and stay.....??? I'd like to get in on some night sturg fishin Friday night, but I may have to stay later at work. Got my line on today(30#pline ;))and rigged up a leader. Looking forward to this.

SturgeonHunter_420
11-08-2005, 09:55 PM
oh yes. There's definately nothing like fishin'! :D

rtandersen
11-09-2005, 08:59 PM
My 17yr old son would like to come along with his digital camera to take some pics if you folks dont mind.
I told fiherman 4 life that i'am going to catch a biggger fish than he did in the sturgeon derby. If i don't i wll never here the end of it.
How many parking spots are there at merritts landing hard to tell from the pictures ?

freon
11-09-2005, 09:22 PM
anybody going to be out there friday morning?
Freon

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-10-2005, 03:15 AM
Your pushin it freon ;D Maybe noon buddy :P But probably later in the after noon ;)

ITUKAWAL
11-10-2005, 07:18 AM
2 - 3 for me ;D ;D 8) 8)

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-10-2005, 07:22 AM
And the weather looks great...Oh this is gonna be fun.

ITUKAWAL
11-10-2005, 07:34 AM
What SS Said.......FUN...........................

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-10-2005, 07:46 AM
I can smell the bbqs now..Hmmmmm Im hungry, 916 cook me something please ;D

freon
11-10-2005, 11:49 AM
Guess I will be missing you guys tomorrow and I will catch up with you on saturday as I will be off the water by two pm tomorrow :-/
Freon

PlugROCKSTAR
11-10-2005, 11:57 AM
I can smell the bbqs now..Hmmmmm Im hungry, 916 cook me something please ;D

how bout' some grilled salt and pepper chicken legs and a five gallon bucket of Ramen ;D nightie night Stomper ::)

BassFooler
11-10-2005, 12:12 PM
how bout' some grilled salt and pepper chicken legs and a five gallon bucket of Ramen ;D nightie night Stomper ::)

mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmramen.... :)

Dennis
11-10-2005, 12:17 PM
Guess I will be missing you guys tomorrow and I will catch up with you on saturday as I will be off the water by two pm tomorrow *:-/
Freon

Two PM. Say what? We can stick around for a bit.

sunracer1957
11-10-2005, 12:48 PM
Wanted to get out around 3:00 but Big T dosen't get done with work till 6:00 and he's riding with me so I'll be there around 6:30 or so.. 916 can you have that chicken done when I get there i'll be hungry

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-10-2005, 01:07 PM
Ok guys Ive had just about enough of this here waiting. I think Ill go now ::)

GN.
11-10-2005, 02:37 PM
I may not be able to go after all. My wife has to go out of town on business and I've got the kids. My two wouldn't have much patience for sturgeon fishing. I'd be chasing them around all day and trying to protect you guys from them. I wish I could go. Have a beer for me.

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-10-2005, 03:15 PM
Next time buddy ;)


.5 day to go

PlugROCKSTAR
11-10-2005, 06:43 PM
i'm gonna go and check out my spot right now. be back shortly. i might be able to make a few cast. I wann make sure that the Landing is still there ;D

MB_Kevin
11-10-2005, 11:21 PM
GIVE ME DIRECTIONS!!

fishrman4life
11-11-2005, 12:15 AM
ROFL, my dad thinks hes gonna whip my A-Double-$$, I got news for em...this wont be a cake walk.... :-/ ;D

BassFooler
11-11-2005, 07:23 AM
One question...
are we there yet? are we there yet?
I came in to work 630 this morning so that I can be outta here @3 at in at Garcia by 5...
Pretty stoked to finally be able to make one of these shindigs and meet some of ya'll!
See you on the Yolo side!

ITUKAWAL
11-11-2005, 07:42 AM
I look out the office window ane my camper is sitting there as a reminder.......I'm outta here in 5 hours..........

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sunracer1957
11-11-2005, 07:42 AM
As official time keeper,, what SS said :o I like the .5 part so put on your game faces cause its party time,, its gona be a long day here at work can't wait to get out there..see ya all soon ;D *

ITUKAWAL
11-11-2005, 10:47 AM
One Hour And Fifteen Minutes To Launch - Houston We Have No Problems What So Ever

PlugROCKSTAR
11-11-2005, 11:03 AM
One Hour And Fifteen Minutes To Launch - Houston We Have No Problems What So Ever

YEAH We do... The Gates at Merrits Landing are chained up >:(

sunracer1957
11-11-2005, 11:08 AM
916 Why you always talk She#t, :o

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-11-2005, 11:11 AM
Thats ok I have a key and Im letting everybody in but 916 ;D


Hey its 11:15 and Im outta here, see you guys at the party ;D

ITUKAWAL
11-11-2005, 11:20 AM
I'm right behind ya. T minus 40 minutes 8)

PlugROCKSTAR
11-11-2005, 11:48 AM
I'm right behind ya. T minus 40 minutes *8)

all the Sturgeons moved to the Columbia River. Were gonna be catfishing tonight boys ;D

ITUKAWAL
11-11-2005, 11:54 AM
all the Sturgeons moved to the Columbia River. Were gonna be catfishing tonight boys ;D


Atleast we'll be sharin the water. T minus 6 minutes - huh the heck with it I'm leavin early....Don't tell da' boss. See ya at Merritts.

IT

PlugROCKSTAR
11-11-2005, 12:01 PM
Alcohol Consumption is Prohibited at Merrits Landing. :-[

BassFooler
11-11-2005, 12:08 PM
Alcohol Consumption is Prohibited at Merrits Landing. :-[
Law change- Its now only prohibited to accidentally consume alcohol at Merritts Landing. However, intentional consumption is highly recommended. ;D ;D

sunracer1957
11-11-2005, 12:13 PM
916 why you always talk She#t?

PlugROCKSTAR
11-11-2005, 12:21 PM
916 why you always talk She#t?

cause' it's my birthday ;D :P

sunracer1957
11-11-2005, 12:30 PM
OK..

STURGEONSTOMPER
11-11-2005, 01:23 PM
Hey guys, Im loaded and headed for the water...See yea there...


Oh dont work too hard now yea hear ;D


Peace ;)

PlugROCKSTAR
11-11-2005, 02:08 PM
Hey guys, Im loaded and headed for the water...See yea there...


Oh dont work too hard now yea hear ;D


Peace ;)

your loaded with what ???

RPM
11-11-2005, 03:15 PM
i AM HOPING TO MAKE IT UP WITH MY 13 YEAR OLD. opps sorry about the caps. see you guys there

sunracer1957
11-11-2005, 03:17 PM
RPM cool hope to see you there.. :D

sunracer1957
11-11-2005, 04:06 PM
Hey Hey Hey I'm on my way ;D see ya all there ;D

phishinpat
11-11-2005, 04:42 PM
Man, I was really looking forward to this bash, unfortunately I won't be able to attend.

Good luck fellas!

fishrman4life
11-11-2005, 06:55 PM
Well, we know there are guys out there tonite, hows the fishin? What's the results?

kromebrite
11-13-2005, 04:03 PM
I saw Sturgeon Stomper run off with a bag of fresh roe, saying something about going down below Rio Vista........

PlugROCKSTAR
11-13-2005, 04:07 PM
I saw Sturgeon Stomper run off with a bag of fresh roe, saying something about going down below Rio Vista........


Thats where the 3rd bag of ROE went >:(

deltalover
11-13-2005, 07:46 PM
Hey, where you giys go? By the time I got there it was about 6pm Saturday. I went back to the motel and came back this morning. I did'nt personally catch any but did provide the shrimp and labor to bring this 72'' sturgeon to the bank. I am totaly hooked on sturgeon fishing and ant wait to go back! I was looking forward to meeting you guys. I didnt get started untill saturday morning. I bought a new seeker rod and penn 320LD, in stockton, got to my motel room on mack road and went to assemble rod and reel and fount o8ut the bottom part of the clamp was missing. By the time I got the replacement part and out to merrits, you all were gone. Anyway, Thanks for trning me on to such a cool spot. I intend to be a regular there after the rains!
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striper_assasin
11-14-2005, 11:18 AM
you werent the only one delta,reelonron and i showed up around 6 pm saturday evening and noone was there.around 7 ish we got to meet Smeja(way cool dude,nice to meet you justin and maybe one day well hook up with ya out there again).then around 10-11 we met the yolo sherrif who informed us of what happened to everyone:(
sorry i couldnt have gotten out there earlier to meet everyone,sounds like you all had a blast.maybe next time.
-s.a.-