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Fished the Croix at the Kinnickinic and at Prescott. 'eyes were biting, too bad they were all 14". Bass too. Most everyone we talked to had the same results. Heard of one nice 'eye. Plenty of boats out there.

Anyone else have some results to report? Good or bad?

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The bite has been mostly small fish, but we have been catching a few fish up to 20" by really working for them. By that I mean paying attention to the depth finder the bigger fish have been hanging on the spot within the spot. For instance last week we where working a flat and a drop off next to it.(flat was 10' with the drop going into 18') On the flat and the bottom of the drop we where catching small 10-14" fish but in the middle of the drop say 12'-14' we where catching the bigger 17-20" fish. Give those "eyes" another two weeks and they should be snapping. In tuff conditions you have to really pay attention to the spots and post- spawn falls in that area.

Good Luck,

crappie getter,

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