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#1 jared

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Posted 13 June 2005 - 09:14 AM

Fished on Friday. Wind was steady, but deployed the old drift sock which at least kept the boat from planing downwind!

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Found as many blues as one might want. Great fun to watch the dark shapes appear and start tracking the fly (especially poppers, gurglers, and the like) -- then
fight over which was going to nail it first. If the fly was dropped, chances were very high that 0 to 2 strips and you'd be tight again. Majority were in the 4-6lb class, but also ran across groups of 8lb'ers.

Great fun! Myself and some tackle took a pretty good beating. Fired up the smoker over the weekend.

-J