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Big "T"

WOODY'S MARCH 12th-13th

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Big "T"    0
Big "T"

Just got back from our first trip to woody's. What can i say the weather was great,fishing was great,woody and leeanne were great,even the local people were very nice and fun to b.s. with. Day one we had a ice house booked with woody. Worked out good because it was raining most of the morning. Had some really nice marks till about 10:30am but no takers just dink walleye and sauger. About 10:30am we had our first flag on the cisco then 10 minutes later had a flag on a live shiner. This action was steady till 4:30pm. Then it slowed abit until dark. Ended up catching 20+ pike threw the day friday between 4 guys smallest being 25" biggest being a 41-5/8", 20 + pounds. Which was released to be caught some other day! Ended up keepin 10 nice eaters.

Day 2 We took woody out for the day. Started the day with some nice 11"-13" perch on the first drop. Caught a some small walleye and a couple more eater pike for shorelunch. Then about 10:45 am another flag went up felt looked like a good fish when the hook was set. To our suprise my buddy ted pulled up a great 27" walleye. Did alot of run and gun the rest of the day with little luck. Marked fish at most places but had to really work them. Not many takers. Ended the day with a couple nice saugers and perch. What a great trip. Had a awesome time with my buddy's. Caught some nice fish. I will work on putting up some pics. tomorrow. Just would like to thank woody and leeanne for a great time. We will be back up for sure! Anybody thinking about going up to rainy lake should check out woodys place it is great! See ya this summer woody. P.S. if you can get up to rainy there is lots of ice and the fishing is only going to get better!

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Fish&Fowl    0
Fish&Fowl

Glad to hear you guys had a great time!

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Scott K    28
Scott K

Thanks for the great report Big T! Sure does make me feel good hearing a good report a couplke days before I arrive.

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Hey 4wanderingeyes we had a blast. If you are going after pike have woody point you in the direction we were fishing. It was good action most of the day. Every pike we caught in 30'-38' of water were caught any where from a foot and a half to four feet off the bottom. We did not have any luck up higher. Good Luck!

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Scott K    28
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Thanks man, that is what I am after. I will be focused on pike, and pretty much pike only. I am looking for my first 20 lb American pike! C&R only for me though.

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Check out woodys photos on his home page there are some pics of the big girl we let go.

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Scott K    28
Scott K

Will do! How was ice travel? Lots of water? Were you still able to drive vehicles on the ice, or atv, sled only?

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We drove everywhere with my jeep. There was some water in spots but nothing you can't drive thru. The water was going down every day so it should be pretty dry out there this week. I would leave the sleds at home unless you want to change your slides when you get home because there is no snow on the lake.

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harvey lee

Boy, now I am really pumped to leave this Sunday for some late ice pike action.

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Big "T"

You bet harvey! I wish i could get some more time off this spring to get back up but i will just have to wait till summer!

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Z85CHEVY

hey big "T" i was out there when you guys had about 10-12 flags in an hour and a half and pounded pike after pike! i was talking to the guy who caught the whale of a pike about an hour after he caught it and he showed me his pic on his camera...what a beast! woody has a great operation!!! no suprise u guys had a blast!!!

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Z85Chevy... Nice to put a name with a face. You are right on woody has a great thing up there we were in the right place at the right time. woody told where to put that line of tip ups and as you saw his info was spot on! can't wait till this summer to get up there and pound them crappies!!

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