Mooneye was the bait they was hammeren. Got 4, 1 20lb, 2 about 10lb, 1 about 4lb. Lota bites gar prolly. Was fishen the mouth of the gasconad being the waters high and the MO a mess. Gasconade wasent much better whole trees and drift pack commen down. Anchored in behind the railroad bridge on the east side on the big flat. Was the only protected spot to fish. Had somthen nail a 12inch live mooneye on the broomstick, he tore off clicker screamen headed for the east bank. Threw the lever on the 309 and hauled back drag went to given, had em on for 30 sec and the hook popped:sad2:. That was gooden. Takes a good fish to pull the drag on the ol 309. Had a blast fishen till 2am. Waters 6 to 7 ft deep in the parkinglot. Have to launch off the road.