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Havin' Fun

Where are all those Tullibees in Pickerel? I fished this weekend and didn't catch a one. Got one bite and marked about 5 others that just swam away. Anyone with any advice???

Anyone pull plugs out there in the summer for suspended eyes???

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Paul Rohweller

The east basin was where lolls used to fish tulibees..during the summer I've came across alot of them on the bar between the middle and west basin. After a long hot stretch in the summer they get really stressed, lots die off. Most of my crankbaiting there has been at night and shallow with good results. I think my timing was wrong for my daylight cranking efforts. My biggest walleyes on pickeral all came off the far east end during the day with a nasty west wind following a week of 90 degree weather. There was a heavy duty thermocline set up at about 20 ft and it moved the big fish out of the deep into those cabbage beds. Night time cranking for me all happens along the south shore around the point from the access to the big inside corner in front of what used to be lolls resort. How much ice was on pickeral over the weekend? Paul

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Havin' Fun

Thanks Paul

Maybe there was a big die off. I fished the east basin, but perhaps should have slid closer to the bar in the middle.

Plenty of ice. I would have driven if the county would have let me. 2+ feet.

No one was, or recently had been out on the lake so maybe that explains it.

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