Caney Tuesday

I visited the Caney Fork on Tuesday. There were fewer fish than on my first visit, but what was lacked for in numbers was made up for in size. 
The weather is definitely changing. After the remnants of Hurricane Ike moved through this past weekend, the air has failed to warm back up to summer temperatures. That combined with the old age of my wetsuit made for some shivers.
The fish of the day went to my buddy Mike (actually most of the fish went to Mike!) He caught this fattie on a hare’s ear nymph and landed it on a 7x tippet: