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I let the line drop in fully slack. There was an "S" shape bend in the little bit that laid on top of the water. I closed the bail, staring at that "S" shape. The it pulled tight. I reeled up the little bit of slack and set the hook - immediate load up and drag. If not for the movement of the line to the side, I would have thought I was hung on the rock. There was no head shakes, just a tug of war. I could see him as I pulled him to the surface of the...
To see a video version of this article please visit: https://youtu.be/BbeEPiYLD78 "Did you want to try that K-Drill?" The promise was there for a while but I either forgot to pick it up or the batteries needed to be charged. Well, the day had come - both the batteries were charged AND I remembered. The remembering part almost never happens. Now I just needed a place to use it. It's been hard to find time for a decent fish but Andrew Snodden reached out and we had decided to get together and see if we can catch some whitefish....
After a filling lunch we all went back to our huts. speaking with the guys, it seemed like being in the trough at least had fish, anyone up top was getting skunked.