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The walleye have been hot and cold. We have had sucess with the lindys on the reefs. when the eyes have been on top of the reefs it has been a blast but when they are off in 30 fow it has been slow. We have caught some larger eyes trolling cranks. My youngest son caught a 40" pike which was fun. But the smallie fishing has been very slow for us. In the areas we have fished the fish have not been shallow and I wonder if they have moved deeper. Does anyone have any ideas on best way to catch em when they go deep. Water temp in big bay 70

Good Luck,CJ

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