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Rainy River Pelland to International Falls

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Does anyone know if this stretch of river holds a good population of resident walleyes? Fished this stretch for the first time this spring and did really good. We have a shack that isn't to far away and was thinking about trying it again for something different in the next week or two. I know there won't be near the amount of fish in there as there is in the spring but is it worth trying? Anyone care to share any tips or pointers?

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Yes there's good walleye fishing year round on the river. I fish this stretch most days I don't have a lot of time to go out or if rainy lake bites slow up. Bends of the river, sand bars, eddy currents all hold fish. I've caught them in 1' of water even. Typically only catch eyes in the evening. If you're willing to, most locals fish just below the dam. There's good structure and depths in there. 

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