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Old 10-25-2012, 11:58 AM
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Default Re: Swift River Massachusetts

Originally Posted by bowsie15 View Post
Hey friar tyer ill let u know when I'm planning on going its tough now that hunting has started but I still wouldn't mind catching a few more rainbows.
Definitely let me know. I'm always up for some fishing.

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Originally Posted by Red Owl View Post
On the presentation aspect...I don't mean to go over basic stuff but in addition to drag I would say as light a tippet as possible, laying down a very gentle line and letting it well past the fish before picking up to re-cast, don't line the fish- that is use a J hook type cast if needed, don't slosh around much while wading, basic stuff to be sure but very critical on hard hit fish.
Also good tips no matter how basic. The heavy pressure warrants the extra attention to detail.
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