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Trip Report 18th - 20th

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Went out of Arneson's, got the boat in the water about 1:30 saturday. Used downriggers with shad raps most of the time. Also tried snap weights. Both worked pretty well. Pretty big waves the whole time we were there. Most of the charters we could see were working 16 mile. We worked arneson's and 12 mile not wanting a long bumpy ride in an 18 foot boat. No problem catching fish. We did not catch any record breakers by any stretch but caught pleanty of eaters between 14-18 inches. The sauger we kept were 13-15 inch. First time fishing LOTW in the summer for me, and first time using downriggers for walleye. The folks at Arneson's were great, I blew a fuse in my lowrance and a charter captain helped me out.

We caught 15 fish saturday afternoon, 25 or so on sunday. El Skunkola on Monday but we only fished for an hour or so than pulled the plug since we were getting beat up pretty bad in the waves.

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