#8 Circle Hook. Cut Frozen Alewive. 2 Hours past High Tide. 25 ft. of water on a slopping bottom to 55 ft. 8 OZ lead. 65 degree water temp. about 4 o'clock pm. He actually pulled my 2072 Grizzly sideways in the water. Nice, fun Fish. 28lbs. They didn't want fresh caught White Perch, Spot, or Sunfish. We caught three others up to 8 lbs. FISH ON !!!!