Got OFF to a late start and didn't get to the river until about 10:45 Cloud cover saved us and the fish bit pretty much all day. Ended up with a nice box and lost quite a few [My buddy forgot the net] Quite a few large hens and about 20% small males. I think the run is about at its peak HAVE FUN!
Was "that spot" busy? I always fish much closer to home but "that spot" can be fun and the areas I fish are hit and miss on whether or not you'll be able to get an anchor spot. Most of the time you have to wait for someone to leave.
Most years I've been out a half dozen times by now but I've only made it out once at the beginning of the run and did well.....after a few boats left and we could get in.
One other boat when we got there. A group walked from somewhere up stream and were on the rock. No idea where they came from, but when they left ,it looked like a LONG way away. We had the place to ourselves after about 1