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For several postings about our trip AND our July Fourth, Check out A Darkerview!

I will be putting up several postings about our trip; but not until we get home again when I will have pictures and stories to post!

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This One Didn”t Get Away! I am Deb – ‘Halibut Queen’!

July 29, 2006: We were fishing Holkham Bay, Alaska for Halibut. In contrast to salmon fishing, we used Kevlar fishing line and two very large fish hooks per line that we baited with Herring. We were in 130 feet of water and I was using a 32 ounce weight to take my line to the bottom since we were fighting a pretty strong current.

The picture of the sculpin shows the rig we were using with the spreader bar. We set the sculpin free again by shaking it back in the water before it was too stressed to survive. I caught two halibut earlier on this same day and……