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Borch

Going fishing this afternoon

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Borch

I'm heading out to chase crappies this afternoon/evening. If anyone would like to join me shoot me an email. I know it's short notice but thought if someone was thinking about heading out this afternoon we could team up.

jeffonthewater at aol dot com

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Borch

Well I'm heading out. If you see an Otter Lodge being towed my a Polaris and a big guy in a red Artic Armor suit stop by and say hi.

Later

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frogtosser

borch are you going out on sunday at all

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Borch

I'm not sure at the moment. Possibly tomorrow afternoon.

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frogtosser

I am going out soon if you want to hook up if you come out later I have a red indy pulling a green otter wilderness house come by say hi

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Crappiechaser

Hey borch, I'm new to the area and only fished acouple lakes. I only go fishing by myself and that gets kind of boreing. Would you be willing to go out fishing sometime with me?

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Borch

Sure. Just have to get in touch before we head out.

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hanson

Borch-

Wish I knew you were looking for a fishing partner last Saturday or I might have joined ya! Let me know if you are doing anything this upcoming Saturday... trying to figure out some plans somewhat locally.

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Borch

The wife and I were conteplating URL this weekend but looking at the weekend forecast I'll be somewhat local. Brrrr....

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frogtosser

if you guys are looking for another I was planning on going out. Borch do you go out during the week ever?

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Borch

I do get out during the week occassionally. Not this week though as all my evenings are tied up.

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huskie0302

I was on a local lake this week, i was fishing a weed edge in the morning for crappies and sunnys, It would be dead for 30 min, then all of a sudden the school would come through and I could pick up a couple then they would be gone. It would be like this all morning. Then for the evening bight...They would come through and I could not get them to bight. I tried waxies, minnows, different colors and presentations. Anyone have any advice to entice those fish to bight? You think the cold front shut them off?

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1Buchholz1

I have had that happen to me also. The one thing I learned was to go as small as you can with your jig and bait. That has worked for me in the past but if they still arent biting they must just be swimming by and theres not much you can do then.

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mrklean

I had that happen to me on lower spunk the other day, i had schools of gills go by and only go one on a few small jig and waxer, it was jut hanging to, tough fishin this year.

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