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  1. Mr Burgundy

    Mr Burgundy

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    Yeah I had a ton of people pissed at me. Lost a friend due to it as well, live and learn. Now I just post basic info as to not overload small rivers. Like I said, lesson learned.
     
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    Don't know what the quote was, but based on the subject of this thread, I can probably guess. Must not have been a very good friend anyway....
     
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  3. Mr Burgundy

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    He is a good guy, I take all the blame for the situation.
     
  4. lostontheice

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    Was thinking about checking a few spots on likely the same river..but the ticks are something else there,and to hot for waders.
     
  5. RippinLipp

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    These make believe early run kangs on these make believe small rivers/streams are aggressive. Your fall run tackle will work on these make believe fish!! Cranks, spinners and so forth will produce. But my favorite is a 700 series RR in fire tiger but its a pricey lure to lose in the make believe wood!!
     
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  6. Mr Burgundy

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    Giving to many hints on said river lol.
     
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  7. RippinLipp

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    Damn it.. Lol
     
  8. AdamBradley

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    You've manned up, so kudos to you, and if it actually caused a friendship loss, you're better off without! It's no secret!
     
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    I'm new to the salmon/steelhead runs. How's the edibility of the summer run Kings? Is it like the earlier/fresher/brighter they are make for higher quality eating?
     
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  10. AdamBradley

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    It varies by the fish. Generally speaking, yes you are correct. However, I have caught bright hens with soft white meat off of the piers, and I have caught tan colored males with nice color and firm meat 30 miles up river in late september..... Generally speaking, when it comes to salmon and steelhead - I get my grilling fish from summer/fall steelhead and pier kings (during summer flips or early "pre-run" timing). Essentially everything I get from the river are either smoked or sometimes canned. There are some instances though where fresh coho are present, and they get grilled most of the time.
     
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  11. Mr Burgundy

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    Honey/bourbon grilled cohos is amazing
     
  12. Fishndude

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    Let's keep responding to this thread, so it stays toward the top of the first page, for the greatest visibility. ;)
     
  13. MoJoRisin'

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    I've got an imaginary friend who told me he used to dream about getting into kings in the river about this time before - maybe.
     
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    is that you in your avatar? got a link for a full size?
     
  15. Norman Kaster

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    Very cool topic... And it has me rigging my hiking bag to check out a few rivers by the house tonight.....
     
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