Raritan River

Middlesex - New Jersey


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A section of the Raritan River in Middlesex County, New Jersey.

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  1. Caught all three species of trout in NJ in one short section of stream… pretty cool

    Brook Trout with a Rapala

    1. thanks
    2. Debbie Ferguson 0
      Nice fish Chris!
    3. b ripoer 0
      Pretty Brook
    4. yeah i guess! a grand slam would've needed a tiger trout and a golden i guess haha
    5. cool slam
    6. Chad Jaco 0
      That's a Slam isn't it?🎣
    7. SweeeeeeeetπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
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  2. Nice sized nj wild brown 😍

    Brown Trout with a Jerkbait

    1. Thanks!
    2. Gorgeous brown!!
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      Nice one !!
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  3. Gorgeous Nice sized brownies don’t come too often in NJ

    Brown Trout with a Jig

    1. James . 0
      Pretty
    2. Beautiful catch! πŸ‘πŸ»
    3. Sweet!!!
    4. carl schulze 0
      beauty
    5. Robert Coleman 0
      WOW, the spots are amazing! Beautiful Brown! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
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  4. Gorgeously colored Wild or long term holdover rainbow, not too common in NJ.

    Rainbow Trout with a Jig

    1. the hold over and wild ones are too rare here in NJ. I'd only eat stocked ones but they dont taste as good unfortunately until they are on a natural diet for ...more a season or so.
    2. thats a beautiful rainbow trout they are good to eat
    3. Bryan Harper 0
      Beautiful Bow!πŸŽ£πŸ‘
    4. thanks! yeah most likely josh
    5. James . 0
      Pretty Rainbow!
    6. Robert Coleman 0
      Niiiiiiice πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    7. Melissa Norris 0
      Nice catch!πŸ˜€πŸ˜
    8. Nice TrootπŸ‘πŸ»
    9. I would say Long-term holdover!! Gorgeous Rainbow thoπŸ‘πŸ».
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  5. Saw tons of nice fish but only caught a few avg ones.

    Brown Trout with a Plug

    1. Robert Coleman 0
      Awesome markings Chris! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
  6. Caught this fish less than a week earlier haha, guess they aren’t that smart after all... πŸ˜‚

    Brown Trout with a Jig

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      Hahaha, i wonder why some trout dont move. I might have to see if this guy will bite a third time!
    2. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      he looks smart to me. No match for your angling skillsπŸ‘
    3. Christopher Pereira 0
      I thought you were saying it was a dumb stocked trout haha
    4. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      ???
    5. Christopher Pereira 0
      Morris thats a wild one! No stocking in this area or anywhere near. If it was stocked at some point years ago it def earned wild status at this point.... still ...more not smart enough to resist the jig πŸ˜‰
    6. Robert Coleman 0
      Fish isn't bad either Bryan! 🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣
    7. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice fatty!🎣🍻
    8. Nice
    9. Robert Coleman 0
      Definitely the pinkie! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ Nice one brother! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
    10. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      that one is just liking the pinkie πŸ˜†
    11. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      yep πŸ‘
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  7. barely had time to fish the other day after work so i just hit a little stretch and caught up some small browns.

    Brown Trout with a jerkbait

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      been waiting for a good rain which seems to get the bigger ones moving and feeding more, we got it yesterday and now i can't even go today...
    2. Debbie Ferguson 0
      Excellent pic and trout!
    3. Christopher Pereira 0
      haha
    4. Robert Coleman 0
      I agree, maybe Hot Pink! Perfect picture Chris! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
    5. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      again awesome pic but the nails need work!!!!
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  8. swung by a trib yesterday on the way to help my friend and caught, probably, the sexiest fish i've ever seen in person.... kind of sad i ruined the picture with ...more my face (there i said it before robert had a chance!)

    Tiger Trout with a black wooly bugger

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      most likely it was a fish that escaped from a private club stocked area and was roaming the river for a year or so.
    2. oneman allthefish 0
      Rare for that stretch of water for sure
    3. Bryan Harper 0
      Beauty!πŸŽ£πŸ‘πŸ»
    4. Christopher Pereira 0
      thanks
    5. That is a pretty one
    6. Christopher Pereira 0
      Thanks guys
    7. john stimson 0
      awesome catch
    8. Melissa Norris 0
      very cool!πŸ˜€
    9. Buddy Pierce 0
      wow!!!
    10. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Yes indeed!!!! Awesome fish!!
    11. J Fisher 0
      Super gorgeous
    12. Christopher Pereira 0
      Thanks guys
    13. Robert Coleman 0
      That is one of the coolest fish I've ever seen! Kudos to you Chris! πŸ‘ŠπŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
    14. Chad Jaco 0
      Beautiful fish Chris!!
    15. Josh Sommerville 0
      Sweeeet Man.
    16. Chad M 0
      Never caught one of those yet , beautiful fish chris
    17. NJ Squatch 0
      that thing is awesome
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  9. : D

    Rainbow Trout with a Fly.................NOT!

    1. Jimbo Harwood 0
      πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ€£ you guys are funny
    2. Robert Coleman 0
      DEFINITELY Morris! I can see a 13 pounder inhaling that thing! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    3. Edward Payne 0
      Bwahahahahahahahaha!!! Liveline that trout!!!
    4. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Looks like a nice place to put that 6/0 Kahle hook! What do you think Robert?
    5. Noah Shapiro 0
      Your lucky that I have a ear infection or I would be on the water destroying you
    6. Bryan Harper 0
      Lol!
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  10. First snow fishing. Tough bite but we moved around and got a few.

    Brown Trout with a Leland's Trout Magnets

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      thanks paul
    2. Paul Gold 0
      Thats a pretty brown Chris!
    3. Christopher Pereira 0
      two of us were throwing plugs for hours with nothing so i had to slow it down, it worked! but they hit justin's plug later in the day too anyway. we only had ...more 3 on magnet and 2 on plug almost a full day, pretty slow. don't worry though my trout magnets still have a very dangerous murderous barb on them.
    4. NJ Squatch 0
      What no plug?
    5. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      A little frost on the grass this morning!!!
    6. Jimbo Harwood 0
      πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ nice trout Chris
    7. Christopher Pereira 0
      did you get snow morris!?
    8. Christopher Pereira 0
      rob, i actually had a big buck walk right up on me when i caught that big rainbow in a different spot the other week, I thought it was going to fight me for the ...more trout.

      Eddie, until you find the tracking device i implanted in you and remove it, i'll be following you everywhere!!!
    9. Rich Pardy 0
      Nice brown buddy!!
    10. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Nice trout!! It's cold down here finally. 38 this morning:)
    11. Edward Payne 0
      Stop following me, haha! Saw a big one downstream. Water was much cleaner on the way down!
    12. Robert Coleman 0
      Looks like a great spot to catch a trout, turn around, and shoot a deer! Lol. Nice Brown Chris. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘Š
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