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Pick Your Depth, Any Depth!

Fishing Department - Friday, April 29, 2016

 The fishing reports for this week are very good. Lots of nice sized Springs at all depths in many different areas. North East of Five Finger Island was the hot location. However I have no depth recommendations as fish have bean taken from 70ft to 230ft. So basically just get the  gear in the water (salt) and you should be fine. Best lures have been white hootchies, and a version of our custom designed Killy Magee spoon, which we are calling "Evil Eye". We also have an, as yet unnamed; custom made flasher that pairs nicely with it. The other hot spoon is still Homeland Security, and yes we have some of the limited run of homeland security flashers to pair with it. If you want one ask someone in the tackle department as we won't have enough to put out on the selves.

 If you have are having trouble avoiding the huge schools of Pollock out there try trolling faster. Same techniques as when there are dogfish around. By the way, Pollock make great fish and chips.

Tips, up

 Steven Vavrik


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