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...i almost didnt go cuz of the wind. hey! fish gotta eat!

1st cast at 0535. lotta wind, but had the sb105 half-ouncer tied on, and once you get to a half or more, you can still get it out there pretty dang far. the sb77 is 11/32, and too light unless throwing WITH the wind. i didnt retie once the wind was in my favor, cuz it would have been difficult in the wind trying to tie my special topwater knot using the special lightweight line i use. still, a productive morning.

had a coupla hits the 1st half hour, but it took a bit of light to turn em on! and the next 30min was a blast! despite the strong wind and roiled water, the 105 kept bobbing along, somehow getting struck a bunch. and even in these conditions, working it super slow was the key!
19 strikes, 9 hookups, 8 landed (rock pile & sandy point)

then i decided to hit brush pile cove, beyond the boat ramp bathrooms. this pic is of the milder waters somewhat protected from the wind...

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at the mouth of the cove, buried underwater, is a big brush pile (fish hangout). had some attacks.

final tally: 28 strikes, 11 hookups, 8 landed

i'll take that!
 
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