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Advice for west side this weekend?

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I'll be heading up thursday afternoon. We're staying at McQuiod's starting on friday afternoon, but a couple of us are going up early to fish thursday night/friday morning.

We're staying at the casino that night. Any suggestions on the west side? I was looking at the map and Shermans flat looks close. Any suggestions on resorts we could buy a road pass to get out there?

Thanks in advance!

Tony

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Tony Someone told me earlier on this post that Terrys boat harbor has a road out to curlys and shermans which are very close to each other. We usually head up late in the season to fish shermans. Last year with no snow you could drive everywhere but when there is a lot of snow like now you might need a 4x4 to get off the road. If you have a GPS with a lakemaster chip in it look for tight depth lines on both of these flats and keep away from others and you should pick up some eyes and maybe some jumbos . Give us a report from your trip. Maybe this side of the lake is having a better bite. Terrys is located on the casino road but real close to garrison. If they havent changed from last year it is a ten dollar pass but probably they have bumped it up a little bit this year. Have a great trip and catch some fish!

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Thanks for the response. I will call Terry's. I've got an Envoy with 4wd. We're not too adventurous and probably won't wander off the road any further than I can drag my portable. I do have a lakemaster chip in my gps, so we'll give that a shot. And, of course, I'll post a report. Hopefully it will be positive!

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Twin Pines and Terry's have a road all the way out to the 8 mile and Sequichie's Flat. We were up there Friday until Saturday a.m. and fished the outer 8 mile and never got a bite. We were on a prime spot that we have fished every winter and summer but nothing was biting.

If you plan on venturing off the roads at all I would recommend chains on your trucks. We had a Toyota 4 wheeler and a Jeep and we were stuck more times than we can count. A lot of slush out there also. Hard to believe the slush with all the cold weather we had over the last week.

Good Luck...

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We were at Twin Pines Friday night through Sunday morning and had two fish. Both were Walleyes one small and one 26 inches long. We were in the first row of there rented houses ~ maybe a mile from shore. Good luck to you.

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At least you caught something Wayne. Better report than I have been hearing from others!

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we were in the 2nd row of rentals out of Twin Pines this weekend and didnt get a thing.

Had a camera and only saw a few very small perch. No walleyes at all. Saw good sized Northern off in the distance but nothing else.

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Looks like you might have better odds in the casino from the reports coming off the lake!!!

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Never go to the casino! No serious fisherman would support such a place!

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