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eyeguy 54

oops my bad, female...   musta been low on oxygen. LOL 

south of brainerd, north of texas. :P

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Rick G

Lots of good fish caught today. Key was finding live green cabbage... . 4mm gold tungsten jig with Impulse mayfly proved to be the hot bait today

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Bass Thumb

From the looks of that ice behind you, it looks like someone has been eating too much Taco Bell.

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Tom Sawyer

Nice fish Ricky! That bass looks delicious...:grin:

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IceHawk

Good fish Rick way to find some quality fish in a highly pressured area. Takes skill to be able to accomplish that. Maybe run into you one of these days out there

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Borch

Nice fish Rick!

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Naturboy

Cleaned a walleye last night that had 8 2” crappies in its belly. Now I know what I should have been using for bait. Or maybe the fat head was just a after dinner snack. 

I was fishing on 7” of ice in 8 feet of water. 

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matt320

Little Rock was good to me tonight found a sandbar on my lake master chip set up in 8fow on a sharp turn on the graph got three nice eyes ( two 15" and one 18")  in a hour before dark after dark just had some Lookers pin head 1/16 oz rainbow spoon made by clam with minnow a  head was my go to lure. Had a dead stick with a fat head down and could only get perch to bite on that. 

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Stick in Mud

Nice bass, Rick, and good reports, all.  Should be some very good ice out there after this cold snap. 

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matt320

Had a really good day on a local lake set up around 1030am in 30fow used clam snow drop jigs ( blue banana) was the color with a 1 1/2" blue maki minnow head cought over 40 nice crappies and 3 Pike, kept 6 crappies for dinner and let the rest go. Fish were suspended 10-15 ft off the bottom just had to drop it down and  get them to come up a foot and they would hammer it the humminbird was lit up like a Christmas tree except when the pike would come in and Chase them away. What a difference a day makes yesterday couldn't get a thing to bite and today the acted like they hadn't eaten all winter. 

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IceHawk

Sounds like a blast Matt congrats on putting a good day on the ice together! Shot you a PM got a question for you 

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eyeguy 54

fun afternoon and a beaut of a sunset. lotta fish, mostly small today. 

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Fishing Frenzy

Nice picture eyeguy. Pretty sure I was on the same lake as you telling from your pic!

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eyeguy 54
6 minutes ago, Fishing Frenzy said:

Nice picture eyeguy. Pretty sure I was on the same lake as you telling from your pic!

first time ice fishing there for me. got a nice 9.25 in gill and a couple dandy perch. lottsa small stuff. 

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Fishing Frenzy
2 minutes ago, eyeguy 54 said:

first time ice fishing there for me. got a nice 9.25 in gill and a couple dandy perch. lottsa small stuff. 

Yeah I have been out there quite a bit this year. A lot of small stuff but always some really nice fish. A lot of 10 in gills in that lake.

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eyeguy 54

hopefully not going home in buckets

 

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Agreed. No need at all to keep them over 9 inches. Fun to catch, and more importantly keep the sunfish population healthy. 

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eyeguy 54

Indeed!  

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Tom Sawyer

That's an unmistakable, one of a kind fish house out there....:cool:15a.jpg.0eeb91f01b30542c0aa9f29c65fd70bd.thumb.jpg.5af5004c54ccfa80e6cd74787cde046b.jpg

Dandy photo eyeguy. That lake was great for waldos early ice...

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eyeguy 54

yep heard about 2 over 30 inches. 

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Rick G

Got a late start yesterday due to life and its mishaps. Once on the lake I felt better:) Hit 4spots on three different lakes. Found between 16-20inches of ice everywhere. Fishing was extremely slow, still managed to find a few nice ones toward evening.  

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smurfy
On 1/5/2018 at 6:30 PM, eyeguy 54 said:

fun afternoon and a beaut of a sunset. lotta fish, mostly small today. 

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somewhere south of canada and north of mexico again huh!!!!!!!!!!!!!:P:grin:

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Rick G
1 hour ago, smurfy said:

somewhere south of canada and north of mexico again huh!!!!!!!!!!!!!:P:grin:

No, closer to your backyard than to either Canada or Mexico ....

 

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37 minutes ago, Rick G said:

No, closer to your backyard than to either Canada or Mexico ....

 

i new that, i drove by this particular lake this past weekend!!!!!!!:grin:

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