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slabbing_10

middle of march

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slabbing_10

Im going up for some crappies on u.s. Side first time on the lake just wondering were a good starting point would be thanks.

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Rainydaze

Hey Slabbing,

Crappies on the US side are tough in the winter. Targeting numbers of fish is pretty uncommon. Spring, Summer and Fall are a different story. If you still decide this is your mission I'd work the Sand Bay area as they are there, but finding concentrations this time of year is difficult.

RD

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slabbing_10

Thanks rainydaze I bet sand bay is fish soup at the time of the year from looking at the map. Must get some big female eye's moving thru there to.

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fishmeister_86

HI SLABBING,

RAINYDAZE IS EXACTLY RIGHT, IF YOUR LOOKING TO ONLY CATCH CRAPPIES...GOOD LUCK...IT WON'T HAPPEN, CRAPPIES IN RAINY LAKE...U.S. SIDE HAVE MUCH DIFFERENT HAUNTS THEN IN THE SUMMER, FALL & SPRING. WALLEYE FISHING HOWEVER IN MARCH & APRIL CAN BE AWESOME.

SINCERELY,

FISHMEISTER

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tearin' lips

Agreed with Meister and Daze. By chance you might get into a few slabs, but if you are specifically targeting crappie you'll probably want to go across the border to our neighbors from the north.

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slabbing_10

Thanks guys I will be doing some re-planning for this trip sounds tough

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