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tunrevir

Looking for a trout/eye report for the Gunflint area.

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Hey anyone that has been around the Gunflint the past two weeks or will be up in the next two, I'm looking for info for how the bite has been. I will be up with my wife and doing hiking, fall leaf tour and fishing with some nice dinners thrown in. I fish the Gunflint early June for the last 20 years so I am actually looking to shore fish a few areas for trout, eyes and might have the canoe for a portage or two. I'm looking forewards to just doing a little backroading and checking out some of the out of the way lakes but like it if I could get her on a trout or two. I know the stream trout took a beating earlier this year and I am looking more towards the lakes. Can you catch lakers from the harbour area in Grand Marais? We will be up the 14-17th. I don't want specific spot info just looking for some new terrritory, some scenery and the possibility of getting my wife onto a trout or two for dinner. Thanks in advance!

Tunrevir~

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I was up at pine lake this past weekend (paddle from mcfarland in BWCA) and we did pretty good on walleyes. 5 guys about 30 eyes. 1 nice 6 1/2 pounder. fish were in anywhere from 24-32 feet of water and hitting mainly off colored hooks and leeches. also pick up a few on spinners and leeches.. hope this helps. sorry if im too specific

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Was up towards the end of the gunflint last weekend. Walleyes are slow. Lakers are hammering. 40 - 50 fow. white/silver fuzzy jig on the bottom tipped with a chub/fathead.

good luck

Lindy

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