my boy and i went fishin on the river cuz the bouys arnt out yet and they may not be because the water is real shallow. so we stay in the river and had a lot of fun. we cought a doven fish in three hours.biggest being 9lb 11oz and a lot in the sevens. one had a battle scar maby from an eagle or hawk. we cought about 4 eating size so we threw them all back.we cought them on cut bluegill. had lots of fun and they fought real well.