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Prawn Season!!!

Fishing Department - Monday, April 03, 2017

Prawn season is here!! The sun is shinning and its time to get back on the water.

Early reports are mixed, with some trips producing 200+, and some as few as a dozen (Hi Todd :)

So get out early and beat the wind! Pre-soak your prawn pellets with our prawn oil. Make sure to weight your traps to keep them from bouncing with the waves.

There are decent numbers of winter feeder salmon out there too. No word yet on the big white springs showing up yet, but they should arrive sometime in the next couple weeks. Normally they are found in deep water, way out on the salmon hi-way.

So drop your traps and then drop your cannon balls deep. Make sure to run glow flashers, and glow spoons/hootchies.

Tips up,

Steve Vavrik

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