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tacklejunkie

Hows the fishing

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I am heading up the weekend of the 26 and 27 and I have heard that fishing has been horrible this tyear. is that true? Any advise? I am heading up with my wife and kids and i hope to get them on some fish

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I've already had a couple of 200 plus fish days, seen

more big fish caught already that in most fall seasons

and there are 3 or 4 real good weekends left to fish on

open water.

Once in a while the wind blows so hard you cant fish the

lake, The water gets stirred up and that slows things

down for a day or two, the current is moving the river

pretty fast the last week or so and that makes it tough

to fish the easy spots on the river. Fishing jumping in

the boat isnt a lock every day, but fish populations are

through the roof on LOW right now and the numbers of biggees

is way up too.

Fishing is excellent! You get your family bundled up and

anchor in 14 to 19 feet of water in the Morris Point Gap

with 3/8ths or 1/4 ounce jigs and live or frozen shiners

and it'll be your best odds of the year for out of this

world, one right after another Walleye fishing. Be Patient

it sometimes takes a while for bites to start.

The weather is the gamble...good luck

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