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JBMasterAngler

October In Red Wing

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Is there any action below the dam or in the backwaters for walleye, sauger, white bass, etc in mid october?

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The sauger really stack up in front of the dam in the late fall. Last year I fished right up until Dec. 20 and did quite well. The only problem is the nicer the day the more boats you will see. I counted 60 boats within view of the dam one day. It is as close to bumper boats as you can get. Below the "Y" is pretty good with a little more room to operate but you still have to put up with the boat traffic to the dam and back. My advice is to pick a weekday morning and you should have a good experience.

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