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11 P.M. on the AuSable

June 30, 2008 By: Marshall Cutchin

“A Joe’s Hopper was tied to my three-foot leader that tested eight pounds. This is no place for delicacy: keep the leader short and stout. Wispy leaders seldom can keep a big night-feeder out of the log jams or sweepers, and big fish are strong and heavy in the current.” Dave Richey hunts down a hex hatch on Michigan’s AuSable. In the Traverse City Record-Eagle.