Re: Louisiana, June 2013
Originally Posted by bloomagoo
I'm amazed that you were able to tie those hogs with just an 8 wt!
With enough room to fight the fish, and no current to help the fish, you can land amazingly large fish on a good 8wt rod. Factor in some stiff current or rough structure, and I go up in rod weight pretty quickly......if for no other reason than to be humane to the fish I intend to release.
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