Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: coastal nor cal and all drainages in Bristol Bay
I would fire that question off to the owner of the lodge. My guess is he will answer with another question like what's your experience handling heavy fish or something like that..
That said, I would lean toward the stouter option. Your guide will love you for it.
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