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Blanchard Dam

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Where is it????????????? And how would I get there from Plymouth?? I have heard that it is good for catfish.

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Its located a few miles west of Royalton. Catfish??? not my first choice more of a walleye/crappie spot in my opnion.

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Tons of cats there. If you can get out to the railroad pier on the west side of the main channel, You will catch all the cats you want. We always used a canoe to get there from the west side. As far as directions, take 26 west from Royalton til you cross the river. You will turn right on 52 (Great River Rd, which is right after you cross the Miss. bridge) and go north until you hit the railroad tracks. Take a right and you are there.

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toddb

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toddb, have you ever used the access on the East side? They have done a lot of work on that in the last few years. The grade is alot easier to bear if you hauling a canoe....

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We lived on the west side of Little Falls so that is the direction we always came in from. Haven't fished there alot since I moved from Little Falls a few years back. The only part of the east side thing with the canoe is going across the main channel in a canoe crazy.gif. I guess I'm a chicken, especially in a canoe. It was always a good time catching cats down at blanchard.

later,

toddb

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