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mankato shore fishing?

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Im looking for a good place to be hooking up on some eyes on shore.....any ideas?

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169 between mankato and st peter. find slackwater on the river

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rapadan (below the dam) is my first choice, this strech of the blue earth river flows north to mankato where it joins the minnesota river. The dam near rapadan has a great campground/fishing areas that is state owned it was $10 a night per tent last year.I think there is something like 23 campsites to choose from ive never seen more than 10 campsites taken and the entire area is secluded within the river vally/rock bluffs. Ther are huge flathead catfish there as well as walleyes,pike, and channel cats.Im thinking of going there for opener.Make sure to get there before 9pm because the gate gets locked and its close to a mile hike from the gate if its locked.

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Is the Blue Earth River heavily polluted? Are there any places to shore fish for walleyes on the Minnesota that you know about?

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