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Smallie report for 7/1

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Well I got my shear pin fixed on my boat yesterday and decided to hit the river for a couple hours near Elk River. I was tossing a chartreuse Ring-n-Grub(got a bunch of them for free a while back so I decided to try them). Thanks Catch-n-Tackle. I found the smallies near some rapids right up near shore and on the current breaks. I still think they aren't as aggressive as they normally are, but at the same time I'm seeing a LOT of boats on the river that I haven't seen in years past. I may have to try going further up or down river to explore a little on Saturday.

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