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I am heading up on the 9th and looking for any advice on where to fish. Is the bite still awsome or is it slowing down.

Thanks for your help.

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irishwalleye

slot is changing that day just so you know... otherwise they have been deep during the days just off the rocks... ive had better luck with crawlers for the eaters and leechs for the biggens..

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c&amagn

As of July 9th the new keeper slot is 14"--16" and 1 over 28".

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Lip'em

I would try just off the deep edges of the mud flats 30-35 feet of water. I have a friend who runs a launch boat on the southwest side of lake and almost all of their boats are making the trek to mud. The fish are always there but sometimes they want it really slow or speed it up with spinners.

My dad and I did pretty well on the mud on Thursday. Remember you don't always have to have the "fancy" beads or colored hooks. Pay more attention to using low vis line, smaller hooks, and long snells.

Good luck and be careful not to catch the Mille Lacs Fever that has been floating around up there! grin.gifgrin.gifgrin.gif

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