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He grabbed his king pole, his boots and some bug dope, jumped in his truck and headed out. It was late June, the 27th to be exact, about 1am, and this was the time for catching kings at the Eklutna tailrace. The Chinook run on the Knik River is not the largest, nor are they the biggest fish in the state, but for someone that does not have the time or maybe the resources to drive to the Kenai or Copper River, the Knik River gives a person a slim chance to catch a King salmon.

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