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Riverratpete

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So I'm spending a long weekend up on Ball Club the wknd after the opener..never been on it, looking to expand my horizons. Just looking for general information, don't want hotspots, etc, just whats the general deal? I've heard it has decent Crappie and Northern fishing..whats the Perch and Walleye bite like? Thanks for any info. I'll post after the trip.

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Jason Boser

Ballclub should be good for crappies that time of year they should be starting to go on the SE shore. The Northerns are usually biting just get on the break and jig you have to keep weeding through the smaller ones but you will get some dandy's The walleyes could be be good it happens every now and then look to the weeds and the perch are usually great also go in the shallow sand flats and jig. you should have a awsome time on Ballclub

Jason

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Riverratpete

Thanks Jason..we'll give er a go!

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Riverratpete

Just a note from a couple weeks ago..fishing was great for Perch, not so much for Crappies..couldn"t find them and Wally's were tough to come by. Northerns were everywhere so that kept the young guys busy. Of course it didn't help that the wind was blowing like crazy the whole weeknd then the big bad cold front showed up Sat evening. Thanks to Gus's for their fine hospitality.

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silverbulletguy

How's the ice fishing on Ball Club? Thinking about giving it a try in Jan.

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silverbulletguy

Any reports to share? How is the ice?

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bobberineyes

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silverbulletguy

Lots of lookers but nobody talking. I'm not asking for anyone's honey hole. Just a little help to be safe and hopefully not get skunked. A PM will work if you don't want the whole world to see. I will only be up there for the weekend(Jan 10-13) so its not like I'm gonna clean out the lake.

Ice conditions? Areas to stay away from? How much snow?

I know there's decent perch, pike and if you can find them crappies. Is the water clear? Stained? Is it worth bringing the camera?

Thanks!!

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Jason Boser

give gus a call at guses resort he is very knowledgable about the lake and whats happening

Jason

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