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      Fishing Minnesota had added a new menu item (see above) called Fishing Report Clubs. It's a way to keep the really good fishing reports coming and being shared only with those who also provide detailed fishing reports. We will only approve new members who request to join if they have already posted a recent fishing report in the area forum, associated with the Fishing Report Club area  you want to join. We are going to limit the number of regular memberships, in the Fishing Report Clubs, to the top 20  members in each Club, to those with the best frequency and quality fishing reports provided in the club and less so in the regular fishing report forum open to all members. The higher quality fishing report reserved for the club of course. If  you want fishing reports  around your area, I would Join Now, some of the clubs are starting to fill fast. Use the Fishing Reports Club link in the Menu above (after you've posted a fishing report in the regular area forum) and request to Join.
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dfv87

Couldn't be prouder if I had caught it!

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My daughter (8) caught her first "big" walleye this weekend. A solid 26.5" 7Lb fish. Very thick and healthy. We CPRed it and even though she really wanted to keep it she let it go.

We were trolling X-raps/Husky Jerks over a rocky point on Pokegama lake just after dark and she hooked up on the first pass. She reeled the fish in alone and after I had to raise the motor up as the fish ran right at it we brought her on board for some Photos and hugs. Not quite a trophy but you couldn't tell her that. Digital pics hopefully will ready soon, (not my digital camera) and my disposeable one has a few pics yet to go. Anyway I had to share the news!

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LABS4ME

Very Nice!! Nothing better than a Papa watching their little ones turn into fishing partners!

Good Luck!

Ken

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Bobby Bass

Good for her!! wish I could catch a walley ony a pound younger then my age ! grin.gif

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The_Duckslayer

NICE! Bet it will not be hard to talk her into going again! Crongrats to the lil fisher girl. Have a good one. Take care and N Joy the Hunt././Jimbo

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tunrevir

That is how to get a little one "hooked" on fishing. Great job to both of you on the "catch". Might have to make more room in the boat more often now!

Tunrevir~

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Jeremy airjer W

Can't wait to see the pics! One question, was she using a "snoopy" pole?

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dfv87

No Snoopy pole, 7' med action with a line counter reel. The snoopy rod we leave to the professionals.

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LABS4ME

You gotta show her this thread and how us 'big guys' are so impressed! She'll get a kick out of that!

Good Luck!

Ken

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Eric Wettschreck

I can honestly say this "Big Guy" has yet to catch a walleye that big. Congrats to the young-un.

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Powerstroke

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A solid 26.5" 7Lb fish....Not quite a trophy but you couldn't tell her that.


My biggest walleye is a 26.5" that was just over 6lbs. That is a trophy in my book, especially in MN. Trophy is in the eye of the beholder and your daughter may never catch a walleye that big again and if she does, you know she will always remember it.

Good job dad!! My 2 girls have outfished their old man more than once so I know the pride you have in your daughter.

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Corey Bechtold

That's Awesome!

Teaching CPR is a good way to preserve our fishing in the future. A great lesson that starts with the kids. laugh.gif

Good job,

Corey Bechtold

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walleyeaddict

Now to me that is the defintion of being a good father!

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