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Rugbyguy

Walleye Opener

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Any reports from local guys that got out for the walleye opener? What lake did you fish and how'd it go?

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I spent a couple of hours on one of our local rivers and didn't have any luck w/ the eyes/saugers, but it was a perfect weekend for it.

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I fished lake pepin friday evening and saturday morning.... a few hours each time.

Fish are definately there. walleyes shallow and sauger deeper.

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Rugby and I did Lake Elysian on Sunday and it was a flop. We boated 10-15 eyes or so, but all dinks (8-13"). I lost one at the boat that might have went 15-16" and that was a monster compared to the rest. Bullheads were going strong thou. crazy.gif

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