Circle hook for a turtle?

Discussion in 'Turtle Talk' started by impak209, Oct 19, 2007.

  1. impak209

    impak209 New Member

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    Has antone ever caught a turtle on a circle hook? I have only caught one on rod and reel and that was aith a alarge trble hook.
     
  2. tnkatman

    tnkatman New Member

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    I catch them alot on circles when fishing for channels, I use 8/0 Gama. Octopus Circles
     

  3. cumberlandcat

    cumberlandcat New Member

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    It dosen't seem to matter if they are tearing up my bait I seem to hook them.
     
  4. Arkansascatman777

    Arkansascatman777 New Member

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    I caught a softshell today on an 8/0 gamakatsu in a tournament. 1st turtle i'd caught in a long time.
     
  5. brinley45cal

    brinley45cal Active Member

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    Im with cumberlandcat if there around it dosent matter what hook im using im bound to hook at least one lol.