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cRaPpiEMaN8265

Turtle Lake, Shoreview

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Anybody having any luck out there with the crappies sunfish or walleyes? i would like to head out there this evening and possibly get a few... Also anyone know how much ice there is and if i could drive the Tahoe out there? thanks for the help

Ryan

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I was out there on Sunday, drove my 3/4 ton pickup and had no problems. Ice ranged from 13-16 inches. Fished the northeast end. Caught one 19" northern on a 8" sucker with a tip-up. Pretty slow.

GoggleEye

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Cut a spearhole tonight, 16 inch minimum on the west side pretty much straight out from the access.

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was out there tonight got one little snot rocket and a 12" crappie... Some low life also broke into every permemant shack on the north end of the lake mad.gif the sherriff was investigationg out there tonight i hope he catches these guys... metro lakes break ins are getting ridiculously bad...

Later,

Ryan

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I will be out there again today in a FT cout on the north east corner if anyone wants to meet up let me know...

I will have a report back tonight..

Ryan

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well i got setup tonight in the rain and as soon as i got the line down bam 13" crappie... Then it shut down!!! I talked to three other guys and only 1 got another fish...

The cold front wont help the fact either...

Later,

Ryan

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Crappies have been very spotty the last 3 weeks. When you get them, they are nice!!!

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Ryan- hey first time on this site but I've fished this lake a bit. Are you out there this weekend? I'm still figuring out the winter crappies but I have a few spots that could be worth trying.

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Welcome aboard!!!! The only tip I can give is stay away from all the lake traffic. The Crappies have been pounded very hard and are spooky!!!!!

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cRaPpiEMaN8265 - You've got mail, any help is appreciated.

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Brutal, was out there with kingfisher tonight and not even a nibble. Lots of marked fish but nothing hitting.

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