Originally Posted by von behr
I would recommend a 6-to-8-wt rod with a full sinking line (I use a 300-grain Scientific Anglers Streamer Express on my 8-wt). Wear your waders and use a stripping basket. The water temperature will be cold, but very tolerable when wearing waders.
All good advice in VB
's post...esp the stripping basket...
You mentioned a 6 wt...I fish an old Teeny 200 (30' 200 gr integrated head) rather than a full sink on my 6, but you get the idea...