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chevtrev

hey anybody know where the fish are biting on south center and what time(s)???

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Deitz Dittrich

Chev-- Welcome to FishingMinnesota and Iceleaders! Great to have you with us. If you look in the regional forums. There is one called East Central lakes. Most questions regarding that lake are posted in that forum and if you search there you will find quite a bit of information on that lake.

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chevtrev

hey thanks alot deitz

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David Kasten

yo cousin, there biting in the water somewhere between the north and south shore.

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elusivecrappiecatcher

My buddy has been out there since 4am this morning and has gotten into some crappies and a few walters! I wish I would have went out there.

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David Kasten

is he fishing out by the sunken island or off the point?

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elusivecrappiecatcher

I didn't ask him where he is fishing but if I would have to guess he is off the point.

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David Kasten

i was thinking of headin out there this afternoon and trying out by the island, i heard last week they were doign good out there after dark but who knows i hate chasing hot bites, im prolly a week late anyhow.

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David Kasten

trevor we should head up to pine lake on sunday and do some tipup fishing.

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chevtrev

im in for the pine-tip-up-on-sunday...and as for the chasing the hot bites deals: i dont think it really matters, the [PoorWordUsage] things are always on the move anyways. just gimme a call, i talked to mark he said he wanted to hit the coon tomorrow?

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fisherman-andy

You should be able to get into fish all daylight. Caught some Crappies between 2pm to 7pm. Nothing too big. Average with largest being 10".

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joeyquicksand*

I was there yesterday from 5 to 9 and we got in to a nice school of crappies 4-6 feet below the ice in 20 ft of water at 8pm

don't tell.

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chevtrev1

yo dave im back on finally

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fisherman-andy

We've been catching Crappies in 10fow or shallower. On the deeper pools the LX3 picks up a ton of fish but very finiky. Small Crappie minnows was the key for us.

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CrappieFshr651

Any reports on crappies, any decent sized ones coming out yet? Are they deep or can you still catch them shallow? Havent been up in a while would like to make a trip out there soon. Or am i better off goin to Chisago?

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