Guests - If You want access to member only forums on FM. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on Fishing Minnesota.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

  • Announcements

    • Rick

      1st Please Post Your Fishing Report - Then Join the NEW - Private Fishing Report Clubs   01/24/2018

      Private Fishing Report Clubs - Click Here - Post Your Fishing Report Before Joining
      1st, be sure you post a fishing report in the forums, then ask to join after you post a fishing report in your area forum. The Private Fishing Report Clubs are where folks can share private fishing information with club members who have proven they know what's going on. Fishing Report Clubs Link also in Menu above. Apply to become a member today, while it's still easy. 
  • RECEIVE THE GIFTS MEMBERS SHARE WITH YOU HERE...THEN...CREATE SOMETHING TO ENCHANT OTHERS THAT YOU WANT TO SHARE

    You know what we all love...

    When you enchant people, you fill them with delight and yourself in return. Have Fun!!!

Sign in to follow this  

Recommended Posts

fish4fun

My husband and I will be fishing Gunflint, Sag, Northern Lights at the end of next week - our 7th year up the Trail. I am really jazzed to head out, does anyone have a recent fishing report for the area? BTW, I have been lurking through this site for a few years (and keeping my husband updated on reports of course!), this is only my second post. Thank you.....

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Northlander

From what I hear the bite is going to a deep minnow bite. Sorry thats all I can tel ya now.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Surface Tension

fish4fun, glad to have you aboard.

Right about this time or year I switch from leechs and crawlers to minnows. With night time low temps hitting the 40's and 50s it cooling the surface water. That water is high in oxygen and the minnows relate to it, so do the eyes and its a seasonal movement you can always count on.

This transition from summer to the first stages of turnover will concentrate fish for a while. I'd look for structure or a break close to an inside flat connected to shore. Work that deep structure with jigs and troll the breaks during the day. Come evening start moving off the break and toward the flat trolling minnow harnesses or raps. If you can find a weed edge somewhere in there its all the better.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this