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ratmn218

wolf lake, brimson area

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anyone been on or fished the lake this winter? wondering about slush? wheeler or snowmobiles?

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BD110

ratmn218,

I have been wondering about this lake myself. I haven't fished it in about 3 years. I would guess that a snowmobile would get you were ever you needed to go at this point if it's holding up like other area lakes.

As I'm sure you know this is a very small body of water. With that said I wouldn't expect there to be many replies about it. If you have anytime off during the week next week and want to give it a look. I would be up for a trip out. You can either post here or e-mail me if you have some time off and are interested in heading up that way.

My mode of travel is by wheeler.

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only ice

OK you two! do me a favor and let me know if I can run my wheeler up the river to the lake. Dont have a sled, but my 700 King quad with mud lights can go through a bit of snow. I love that lake, no PEOPLE and nice fish.Its a drive but its worth it. Thanks!

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Capt.Blaine

From what I hear the river channel is fine but soon as it opens up into the lake it’s horrible. Even with a snowmobile you get stuck, the person who told me about it turned around and went to Fish lake and got a limit of Crappies and a few walleyes.

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only ice

I was thinking it might be that way. well hope we get some cold weather to firm it up. Might have to wait untill March.But then you have to deal with the river .

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