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Crankin619

Weekend Outlook

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Hey all. Who will be out this weekend? I am on my way up and will be fishing thursday thru sunday. I hope the weather says a bit cooler! Wondering anyone using crawlers or is it all a leech and 50"-60" rig with red hook? I'm sure most action is focusing on the edge of bars in the middle of the lake. Anyone have there marine band on any specific channel so we can compare tatics? Capt. Ron will you be out guiding this weekend? I am already excited!

Thanks,

Eric

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mostly leeches so far for me, bars humps and main breaks 17-25 ft

Jason

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Leeches.... listen to Jason !!

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One question about leeches...Does anyone have a preference on size? Are jumbo's the way to go, or regular large leeches? Thanks for the time and advice.

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I was up over the 4th weekend and by far medium and large beat out jumbos. I'll be up a week from saturday and i'll be going with large.

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jumbos for me the last week

Jason

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Fished Winnie yesterday with my brother,crawlers out fished leeches three to one,7' snell

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Anyone notice any preference for time of day on Winnie. Is there a night bite or a crankbait bite?

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Did my own exploring on Sunday afternoon and trolled some shoreline breaks near Ravens point. Caught 5 'eyes with two very nice 22" and 23" fish. Also got three eaters and about 10 pike. Free fishing tip, never try to land a thrashing pike with treble hooks dangling from his jaw by hand. Trolling on Winnie is an excellent way to explore the structure, locate some fish, and find those spots worth a more intensive effort.

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