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sartellangler05

Leech advice end of July

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I'm debating whether to bring my small fishing boat on a camping trip with the inlaws last weekend iinJuly. Is it worth it fishing this time of year. We are staying in the Whipolt bay. If I do fish it may be after dark when kids are sleeping. Would be open to catching both walleyes and/or panfish. Send me advice please as I have fished the lake only once. 

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Always worth it to go fishing.  That time of year your best bet from what your schedule sounds like would be to put crank baits on and trolling the edges and tops of the reefs or do some slip bobber fishing down on that end of the lake.  Huddles Reef, Variety, Olsons, etc. would all be places to start, but the crankbait bite can be good.

 

 

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The bite seems to get better in the evening this time of year. An evening of pulling crank baits should pay off for you. With a smaller boat that south shore line is just what you need for protection from southerly winds. Grab your hat if it blows hard from the north though.

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Thanks for the tip. Im sure by night time the winds will have died down when I plan to go out. Getting pumped!!

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