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Old 05-16-2006, 04:42 PM
BigDave BigDave is offline
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I wouldn't target kings with anything less than a 9. Keep in mind many of them are going to be over 20#. If you let them get downstream of you in a heavy current it's usually "game over" no matter what rod # you use.

I have had the best luck with fish actually taking streamers on the swing all the way down in the Meadows at DSR. I think many of the people upstream are lining fish more than anything else (hook on the outside of the mouth).
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