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BassAkwards

cabin in Two Harbors/shore fishing

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Going to a friends cabin this weekend and he has property on the big lake. if I were to bring a rod and reel, what tackle should i bring and would I have any luck fishing from his beach?

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A long med-med/lt spinning rod with a moderate action in the 8'-10.5' area with some 8# or 10# power pro or mono. Bring some spoons like Croks and Cleos in gold/orange, blue/silver, green/silver and pink if you can find it. Also Chart/orange can be good. Connect with a good barrel swivel and your set. This time of year more fish will be hitting the shores and with all the rain we got the river mouths should open up a bit and the fish will be hitting them.

Look for a post in BWCA/Duluth forum about Looper Fsihing by Stfcatfish. It has all you will ever need to know.

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