Canal

Discussion in 'LOCAL ILLINOIS TALK' started by tbirdbassr, Mar 23, 2009.

  1. tbirdbassr

    tbirdbassr New Member

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    illinois
    Well got fed today!!! Went to the canal tried for eyes but was a negative minus!!!!!!LOL Anyways a guy was there getting sheaphead we had 14 in a bucket was gonna use them for jugging bait and he said he'd clean em??? I let him have them next thing I know he's pulling out a grill doing up brats!!! Homemade Brats best I had in a while!!! Ohh Maybe It was that 12 pack appetizer I had!!LOL I don't know still dang good brats!!! If you're a member here thanks was good eats!!!!
     
  2. mississippi man

    mississippi man New Member

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    Godfrey, Illino
    What are sheaphead? What canal were you in?
     

  3. bwhupp

    bwhupp New Member

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    State:
    Belleville
    I think Sheephead are drum?
     
  4. mississippi man

    mississippi man New Member

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    State:
    Godfrey, Illino
    I have eaten Drum and it is not bad, not a lot of meat on them. I thought I read something in the rules about it not being legal to fish in the canal.
     
  5. alton

    alton New Member

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    State:
    Illinois
    I have fished the Chain of Rocks canal a few times, and plan to try it a few more times. I hope it is legal.