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Borch

Anything on Grand Lake?

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Borch

Anyone doing any good on Grand Lake near Rockville. Saw one big walleye caught there last weekend but haven't heard anything else. I'm thinking about putting my house out there this winter as it is closer to home. If you know the ice conditions I would appreciate any news as well.

Thanks

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Borch-I have not heard much from Grand yet this year. I will do some checking for you. I did drive by 2 days ago and there were quite a few houses out there. In general the ice is real good around the area. I have been on about 7 different lakes in the last 2 days and the ice has been atleast 8 inches on all of them. Good Luck and keep us posted.ScottS

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I spent the night on grand and caught one little walleye. Didnt see many on the vexilar either. Last week I caught a few but they have been tough. Ice is 8.5 inches.

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slept overnight on grand again and ended up with 4 eyes 3 were small and one was 23 inches. The ice is now about 9 inches.

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Borch

Thanks guys. Sounds like the walleyes have been slow on grand so far. Any crappie or sunfish action on grand? In the summer I've caught some very nice ones fishing for walleyes. Also how deep have you been fishing. I'm not asking you to give up your spots(unless you really want to, lol). Thanks again.

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I have been fishing in 20 feet of water with tip-ups ranging from 15 to 25. Most all the fish that I have caught have been in 20 feet. As far as panfish go I talked to a guy that I know that put his house out in front of grandveiw and he hasnt been catching any crappies they moved the house yesterday over to the east side. Havent heard from him since.

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The crappies are still slow, but at least they're starting to pick up on the bite. We caught some, mostly small, but a couple of nice ones... Good luck..
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