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walleye's from shore?

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Just wondered if walleyes have been biting at all from the fishing pier by boat launch??

will be going thru Waskish and wondered if worth given er a try--

thanks for any info

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Yes they are biting by the boat ramps, mostly non keeper fish that fall into the protected slot.

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Timing is everything--

I was at the public boat ramp yesterday-west of the road about 2:30-3:00. Got out of my vehicle in a light rain. fished about 5 minutes and decided to really rain- fished another 5 or 10 minutes til I was drenched(even with my rain coat on--). Retreated to vehicle and rain continued without sign of let up, so I kept traveling back to the cities.

Never had a bite but didn't get much of a chance either frown.gif

rain stopped and sun was out about south shore drive.

the fish got lucky this time grin.gif

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