Barracuda Question

Bonjour le Gang

I am hanging out in Kona to prepare for the start of musky season next month and need some feedback please.

This 46 inch barracuda has been hanging out in a canal in front of my place. It is a thick fish for a cuda and I am guessing it is 25 pounds plus. I have dove with cudas a number of times but never caught one. I think I may do battle with this beast in the next day or two.

My question is this; I will have to hand land this fish. Can I grab it in the gill plate as if I were landing a musky without a net and not get cut?

Mahalo from the Musky Factory

11245788_1087554181259454_543880376120166983_n

11226180_1087554171259455_794140708571100835_n 11217521_1087554151259457_8793548080744558426_n 11209578_1087554194592786_6441062727671785081_n 11150928_1087554154592790_6719412401759528204_n 10404139_1087554214592784_4466089918517212018_n

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s