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Any of you dudes been down crappie fishing on the river? I haven't for over a week.The last time I was north of the main road on WI. side. Kept 5, 9"-10".It seemed like they didn't want a live minnow very bad.They were more willing to take a small swedish pimple w/ a minnow head or tail.Good Luck if you go.

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I fish the river allmost everyday. I drive a black chevy with tan on the bottom. Fallow me, LOL, anyways we have been doing really well past the high lines. We have been limiting out within 2-3 hours. The bite is great right before dark and then untill 7:15. The road is terrible after the laststorm. I was down there yesterday and we blazed a trail to the highlines, and then we tried to our spot above the highlines but got stuck too many times. We had 4 trucks and could not make it up there. We are heading up to red lake for the next 3 days, I will let you know how we do. Good luck down there.
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Tony,thanks for the reply and info.I was also down there yesterday.What a disaster.I would rather fish than be at work but it was pretty bad.I was north of the road but not as far as you guys.I got stuck twice before I fished.It was raining inside the canvas shack because of the melting snow.Only stayed an hour.Caught one crappie.Then on the way out got stuck three more times.I'd be still there if I didn't have the shovel.Better luck next time hopefully.Now, I didn't get north to the power plant or high lines at all this year.How far past the high lines do you go? How deep is it there? Maybe I'll see you out there next time.Good Luck at Red.You should do pretty good on the crappies.Later.

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