Guests - If You want access to member only forums on FM. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on Fishing Minnesota.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
wishing for walleyes

zamboni

10 posts in this topic

zamboni...Have you been out lately?I will be fishing budd lake today.Went to fox last 2 times out.Caught a bunch of crappies and a few small wallys.My portable changed colors though.Look for a red and black now.No longer use the green one.How do you like the new flasher?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Was out from 8-12 on budd.Nothing going on there.1 bite was all i got.Drilled about 20 holes all over behind the filtration plant and jigged the holes and never marked a fish.7-19 foot of water.I am going to go back over to fox this afternoon.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

CRAPPIES ON FOX HAVE ANY SIZE TO THEM YET??? LAST TIME WE WERE THERE WAS ALL SMALL FISH. FISHING UNDER THE LINES?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The crappies are keeper size.Not huge but big enough to eat.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I was behind the filtration plant this past sunday, 17 FOW, jig at 15 1/2, watched the MarCum have red come up it, sit for a minute or two, then go back down. Same thing happened last weekend out there. Last weekend used Berkely Gulp! maggots, then no bites, switched to real waxies- no bites. This past sunday, used minnows- no bites. Will be out there this friday, look for a FishTrap Scout and a green Mazda if you wanna come shoot the bull.

So, you pulled the trigger on the Frabill? How do you like it so far?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

BTW- after getting skunked sunday, dad and I went somewhere else and I caught the biggest crappie I have ever caught. Thought it was a walleye!! ;\)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Fox has a great crappie bite.You can get your limit.Last saturday night between 8-8:45pm my daughters b/f and his buddies caught 30 of them and a couple 16 inch wallys.Love the new house,but had to buy a new heater.My mr heater sunflower bakes you out even with the vent open and a window open.Went with a big buddy heater that will go down to 4,000 btu`s.Will be going back to fox on friday afternoon.Been seeing wallys on the cam and catching a few small ones there.What time you going out on friday? I have friday off so if your out there in the morning I`ll drive out and chat with you guys.Sounds like a BT crappie.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

BT- You are correct, sir! Didn't want to outright say it on here, already almost too busy out there!! It was a HOG!! I will be out in the morning- I have every friday off, thats pretty nice

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Did you go to budd on friday morning? I drove by that at 11 am and didnt see you out there.I went to fox at 3pm and stayed till 2 am.Only caught a bunch of crappies in 15 fow.Never caught a single eye just east of the power wires.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Friday was too busy- haircut, picking up kids, running errands, etc. Was going to go out this morning, but the wind was too crazy. Its gonna be cold sunday (tomorrow) but if winds not bad, I'll go out.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0



  • Posts

    • monstermoose78
      Stopped in this morning and it looks like it should be good to go. 
    • ZachD
      http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/eh/fish/eating/kidmom/index.html
    • ZachD
      The Rum has been dropping in flow and water level since the 20th from St Francis down if that helps    
    • ZachD
    • CaptJohnWis
      Fishing awful this morning. Launched at 8:30. By 12:30 had exactly two small pike. Finally found some walleyes and ended up with 22 fish - NO BASS! bummer. Water cold - only 61-64 degrees. Weather man blew it again. Walleyes in about 20 FOW, best lure Lunker City Fin-S-Fish.   New camera worked well but had troubles with new sonar/GPS. Think I got it fixed once home.   Here is today's video: June 26 video  
    • Gerkmaster
      We took our annual trip to Rainy Lake in mid-June staying at Taylor's Cove along Bear's Pass.  My dad started going there back in the late 70's and now brings me and my son.  Every year provides great memories, new and old.  Anyhow, fishing was very good, particularly for bass and walleye. Water temps ranged from 62-72 degrees.  Most days were about 75 degrees, overcast and breezy.  Our biggest smallmouth was 22" and biggest walleye was 30".  In fact we boated ten walleye 25" or larger.  We caught pike up to 37".  We found walleyes in weedy bays around 6-10' deep.  Bass were in 5-8'.  Most of the fish were spitting up perch so I imagine that's what kept them shallow.  A few pics to share.  Wish I could be there more often...
    • blue_healer_guy
      I live 10 min from cabelas and they have like 4 trolling motors on the floor.... dont like buying something i cant look at.
    • h8go4s
      You can't find one? How much do they cost? Try Cabela's for starters.All the I-Pilot and I-Pilot Link models have Spot-lock.   http://www.cabelas.com/browse.cmd?categoryId=734095080&CQ_search=terrova   https://www.minnkotamotors.com/Trolling-Motors/Freshwater-Bow-Mount/New-Terrova/
    • DLD24
      Nice, I'll have to start fishing it more and learn it.
    • Maverick1951
      You can find crappies and sunfish anywhere on the like around the pencil reeds and/or cabbage.  One of the best spots is right in front of the resort, but don't limit yourself there as there are plenty of spots all over the lake for pan fish.  The nice part is that you will probably also catch bass while going for pan fish.  Good luck and remember to give other fisherman plenty of room.  No reason to fish close to others.