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buskin river red salmon


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#1 Kodiak Commando

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Posted 09 June 2005 - 07:01 PM

I went fishing the yesterday night for red salmon at the buskin river. I was going to pick up my dad at the airport so i decided to fish at the outlet of the lake. Right when i was about to leave i saw my strike indicator dissapear and i set the hook hard. A large male red salmon cleared the water several times and then took off downstream. I ran after the fish for about 100 yards and finally landed it after a 10 minute slugfest. Below is the pic of the fish that was destined for the frying pan!

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#2 tdeyette

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Posted 09 June 2005 - 07:14 PM

Nice Fish!

Ahhhhh....someday I'll make it to Alaska for some salmon....

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#3 Graham

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Posted 09 June 2005 - 09:06 PM

Fresh strong looking fish, looks real tasty. I'm wondering how you cook it?
Graham