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.

Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
Bigeye30"

Morels

9 posts in this topic

I know this is on the hunting forum, but just curious if anyone else is finding them in this area. I went out yesterday and knabbed about 30 or 40 in one spot, seems like they are just getting going around here, they did taste good though with the fresh walleye that I brought back from Iowa, just wanting to see if anyone else is finding any yet, mixture of grey and yellow, which i thought was strange, normally the greys come first but this year it seemed as if it were 50/50

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I found some on sat. pm, about 1/3 a grocery bag. alot were real small and left alot behind to get bigger. then i hear that they will dry up if you let them grow too long. how long is too long?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

How do those Iowa walleyes taste? smile.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Oh they were good, can't quite say that there as good as a true mn eye, but definately good, especially with the morels, I will say though that getting out the week before has taken a little of the enthusiasm out for the upcoming weekend, even though I only caught a couple, I'm still kicking myself for not hitting that windy shoreline harder and pitching the jigs to them, instead of drifting in the morning, I know they were in there should have spent a little more time on them, oh well that's reserved for next year,

As far as the Morels go, I wouldn't wait to long, sometimes the greys only get an inch or two, the yellows will get bigger, but if i see a grey i usually grab it that day, ive seen greys and yellows that were all dried out or the bugs got to them before i did, so even though it's nice to have them get a little bigger, it doesnt take much for them to go bad either. This rain should really help out.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

4 guys 75 shrooms in 2 hours. Had to look under stuff to find them. Good Luck. Monday should be a better day to hunt.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

2 48 quart coolers full yesterday. We got sick of pickin. To bad i get sick from them. U sure can make alot of friends with morels. grin.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sheephead, you know where I live.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Bet he knows where I live too. grin.gifshocked.gifshocked.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I will see what i can do!!!!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0



  • Posts

    • funfish
      I have been out the last 3 weekends without success.  Although I do know my boat and equipment are all in working order!  Water has stayed in the low to mid 50's during this period.  I have fished Balyntine, Francis, and Big Jefferson.   I have fished shallow, suspended, and deep.  Having fun and know I'll soon be in the zone! Brin
    • Surface Tension
      Tomorrows weather is looking nice, after that not so much.  The big boat is still in winter storage and BC's boat is getting a new transom.  So it might be put the dock in and work on the transom kinda weekend.
    • eyeguy 54
        lol, went back and corrected my typo. i need a proof reader. 
    • monstermoose78
      Not this morning the nephew has school but the turkeys were out every where on my way home yesterday  Good luck anyfish
    • fireman182
      So, opener is only two weeks away.  Who's going to make the trip to Cass and Kitchi?  And the big question, with this nice spring weather pattern we are experiencing.  Is it going to finally be a nice opener?