Today the bluefin bite was on, but the fish were a size and a half bigger!
We caught eight or nine bluefins today, but the average fight time was much greater than normal, due to the size of the fish. We kept the only one that we caught in the under 73 inch, recreational size limit. It was a 65 inch, 155 pounder. The rest of the fish were 80 inchers, plus. One fish was over 90, and an easy 400 pounds. I was happy to get some good photos today. Right at the end of the trip, we hooked in to a mako shark, which was wound in by my friend Jim, and greeted at the stern by Justin, with a gaff to the head. NIce way to finish with a bonus! Thanks again Jim!
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