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  •  Shallows above Salem... (1+ / 0-)
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    I grew up fishing the river from Minto-Brown Island up past Independence. There were stretches in there that would not float a 17' Columbia tri-hull fishing boat in the 1970s. No way barge traffic would go past there in the summers at least.

    "Take it easy-- but take it!" --Woody Guthrie

    by Mr Green Jeans on Fri Dec 09, 2011 at 05:27:13 PM PST

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