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Lunchtime Fishing in Pittsburgh

The Allegheny River finally cleared up enough to get some lunch time fishing in today. We've had a lot of rain in Pittsburgh recently and the rivers were running high and colored a very chocolate, muddy brown. When the conditions are not too good I tend to hold off on the fishing and wait for improved visibility or at least until I can see my lures in the water.  Today I decided to take a shot and walk down during my lunch break and the river was in a giving mood today with two smallmouth bass and one rock bass.

The Background: Pittsburgh Lunchtime Fishing
Here is a little background on my lunchtime fishing sessions in Pittsburgh, PA. I'm lucky enough to  work in an office that is located on River Ave, which is right on the Allegheny River on the North Shore of Pittsburgh.  It takes me about a minute to get down to the water - and being a fisherman - is there a better way to spend a lunch hour?  I've been fishing Pittsburgh's North Shore during my lunch hour for over 7 …

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