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Salmon Caught by Larry with Mepps Flying C in California

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Fish Information

Fish: Salmon, Chinook (king)

Size: 21lbs

Lure Information

Lure: Flying C

Size: 7/8 Oz

Color: Pink Body Silver Blade

Angler Information

Angler: Larry Eubanks

From: Fair Oaks

Country: United States

My Story

Reeling in the lure the fish took it and ran down river taking line. That was the first run. I was able to turn her and reel in some line. She saw the boat and took off across the river, into the current. That was the second run. I managed to turn her again and take back some line. Then she took off again headed up river and I was not sure if I was going to stop her or not. That was the third run. I was lucky she was getting tired and I was able to take back some line and reel her in towards the boat. Then my friend Ed did a great job and got her into the boat. That was the tug that dreams are made of.

Catch Information

Caught at: Sacramento River

State: California

Country: United States

Caught On: Monday November 2, 2015

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