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Old 06-09-2003, 05:36 PM
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I must admit on my last trip to Sekiu with Doublespey throwing a Beach popper into the kelp, I was a little skeptical. I am a big rip hooknose type of guy, but what I saw with the popper in noontime sun on a slack high tide after everyone had gone to port for a burger and beer was nothing short of AMAZING.

There is a dark side in the ocean salmonid that just can't help but crush a popper! I see it in stripers and bluefish on the atlantic but chrome bright salmon and trout in the emerald waters of Washington state?? You betcha'! I stand thoroughly convinced.

And birds like it too! I'll let Brian explain that one.
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