Re: Rod weight recommendation for michigan salmon
Originally Posted by captainjack
I can't speak to the rivers in Michigan, but I do fish the salmon runs in NE Wisconsin and I can't imagine the salmon are any bigger or tougher on the Michigan side. I've always done just fine on a 9 foot 8 weight for them.
No local knowledge, but a "+1" to the above. You can handle a hell of a fish on an 8wt rod.
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