Thread: Tips for rookie
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Old 06-27-2014, 12:56 PM
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sharkfighter
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Fishing the bottom is the easiest but you have to be over Structure. Not "around it" but over it. or at least your bait has to be over it.

You can get a chart with numbers or get free public sites and when you go to them drive slowly in circles and use the depth finder to locate the exact spot the fish are and mark that spot. it will be close but usually not exactly the numbers you have.

You can then anchor up by determining which way the boat will drift and driving to the other side of the structure and dropping anchor so you drift back on top of the fish or just have anglers drop lines while someone continually adjusts boat to drift passes over structure. or use a reef anchor
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