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Catch and Release Staging Kings

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What is your process for catching/releasing staging kings? Reason I ask is because most times once the king reaches the boat it is almost dead. I'm talking about the mature kings specifically. 

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They are half dead when you hook them or at least the process has started. It is a major reason I stop fishing them after they start to blacken up...I figure let them spawn in peace but I know that isn't a very popular view for many folks especially the people looking for egg sack material..

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Secret is to land them  fast . 

 

I release a lot of mid September  lake and steam kings that swim away strong.  

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