Fish Sniffer Magazine Volume 41 Issue 18 - Page 3

VOL . 41 • ISS . 18
November 11 , 2022
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Lyman Lures Catch Lots of Big Fish !

Lyman Lures have been

catching fish for over 70 years . Lymans are a “ cut plug ” lure that is designed to imitate the erratic action of an
Brian Garcia of Alta shows off the largest trout he has ever caught , a 17.97 pound Lahontan Cutthroat hooked at Pyramid Lake on October 3rd . The behemoth was landed trolling a pink and silver “ Lucky Lola ” color of a 4 inch Lyman plug , trolled at 2.8 mph behind Vance ’ s Cannonball Flashers at 65 feet deep in the Hell ’ s Kitchen area of Pyramid Lake . The big cutthroat season at Pyramid will last all the way through next spring , with flyfishers and spoon throwers doing very well off the shore from January through March . Trollers will catch trout all year , until the season closes on June 30th . Photo by Paul Kneeland , Fish Sniffer staff
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A couple years ago Lyman introduced a 2 inch model that has produced some nice trout for me at Lake Shasta , Lake Berryessa , and Eagle Lake . It is a smaller model , but has the
same erratic , darting action as it ’ s big brother . 4 inch Lymans are offered in two dozen colors , and the 2 inch model is available in seven different colors . Ask for them at your local tackle dealer like Willfish Tackle in Auburn and Mountain Hardware in Truckee and Blairsden . They are also available at the Pyramid Lake Lodge and Marina . For more information , go to www . lymanlures . com .
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