Powerton

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS LAKES / RESERVOIRS TALK' started by stickusmc, Apr 14, 2008.

  1. stickusmc

    stickusmc New Member

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    Glasford, Illinois
    went to powerton sunday caught a whole mess of fiddlers all 1 pound or smaller on sonnys. bluegill werent biting but did manage to catch what i think was a skipjack not sure tho but it looked like one. i steaked it up and threw it out 20 minutes later i had a runbut i lost him when he ran into a rock pile and snapped my line
     
  2. TccaAl

    TccaAl New Member

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    Illinois
    Try using braided line. That will help with all the rocks and snags that one finds in Powerton. It is so frustating breaking a line on a nice fish.
     

  3. catfisherman_eky3

    catfisherman_eky3 New Member

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    Kentucky
    Thanks for the info sounds like you had a good time
     
  4. big-muddy

    big-muddy New Member

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    norfolk, va
    hey ya got to catch some, sounds like a good day.