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dartsportsteve    0
dartsportsteve

Was out from 3-6 today, measured 10-11 inches where we were. Didn't measure other areas but there were several cars and light trucks out. My buddy caught 1 9.5" crappie and a 16" eye. I came home empty handed. Marked quite a few fish early then tapered off fast around dark.

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french_lake_kid    0
french_lake_kid

I was out in the new fish trap yukon, finally got set up about 4, kept 3 crappies & a 19" eye that came on a tip-up in 12' of water, with a JB-Gemneye, pink/glow. Crappies were on neon glow jigs, sweedish pimple, and a buckshot spoon with a minnow-head. Be back out early all day, come say hi, I'll have blue ice-armor in a fish trap yukon. Probly something on the grill 2 grin.gif

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dartsportsteve    0
dartsportsteve

Sorry I missed ya! We were in a Trap Guide. I won't be getting out until Monday now... The wife and I have to drive to Kansas City for a wedding through the storm. Good luck!

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french_lake_kid    0
french_lake_kid

Just got home, shoulda brought the net 2day! Got out late & missed the morning rush, so we HAD 2 capitalize on the evening bite. Went serching 4 pannies during the mid-day, caught a few & 4sure got my exercise in! Set up WAY WAY WAY away from the main group in 9fow, & after chasing dogs that stole the "grill fair" for the day, we were set up. First bite was a tip-up on a Gemneye, and i missed it. Second was my buddy on a bobber which was an eye that he lost in the hole. Then down went my bobber, hooked it, then just like my buddies came off in the hole. Another eye. Then up went the flag again, 10ft of line & no minnow. So over all there are fish in the area, but I dont know what I have 2 do 2 get fish on the ice, frustrating day, espeacially when you know that your loosing an eater almost every time. Oh 4got 2 mention, had a BIG red bar move up on a Buckshot, and BANG! A 36" slimeball, which of course got my Buckshot in the hole mad.gifblush.gif

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Sifty    10
Sifty

Sounds like you had a fun but tough to lose them at the hole like that.

Sifty

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Zemp    0
Zemp

Any luck out there lately, tried about a week ago, got one eye, but it was pretty slow. I think I might give it a try tomorrow.

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eric29    0
eric29

hows the ice on Roberds, people drivin out there? Any walleyes still biting

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