A friend and I called in sick to work last Friday for a day of fly fishing. Our first stop was the Assabet where the water was running high after last week's rain. Still, from 9-noon we managed to pull 8 nice browns between us and had a lot of fun. After a quick lunch break we drove south to another eastern Mass river and soon found a pocket of fish, netting 5 more fat rainbows including the whale this photo.
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