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sledhead

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How thick is it, walking or driving. Want to try the river, don't know where to go. Any suggestions would help. And is there a slot for walleye and sauger?

Thanks sledhead

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Sinker

Sledhead, there is good ice.They've been driving on it for a week.Except I wouldn't get too close to the power plant or the south end by the black railroad bridge.Sauger and crappie are doing OK.Walleyes are running small for me at least.Good Luck Fishing!!! Oh yeah,the minimum size for walleye is 15".None for sauger.

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sledhead

sweet thanks for the report I've never fished the river and would like to give it a try.

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Hi sledhead
The most important thing to remember is that it is a River. And there are parts of the St.Croix that NEVER freeze no matter how cold it gets. Best advice I could give you is do not get adventurous and start driving where you see no vehicles. Stay away from the areas sinker told you about they are dangerous areas.

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sledhead

tread lightly, Walking is more my fortay with moving water underneath, my take the sled, would like to get with someone who does fish the river. I really want to try it.

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sledhead
I would be glad to show you the river. I have fished it for many years. I will try to get you my addy without posting it here. Bots pick up addys on forums not a good Idea to post it.

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sledhead

Well I tried today, tried real hard. But with no luck. Got three hits and thats it. Although someone asked me for a cig but didn't have any. Oh well such is fishing. Went out from bayport park on MN side. Going to give it a try again. Can't expect to catch'em all on the first trip. See ya'll out on the ice.

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