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Heading up to the pond Friday afternoon buckn' wind with a wheel house. Have usaully fished in one depth previous years, but after reading reports, sounds like there is a shallow bite happening in the evenings also. My question is what areas are easier to pull a wheel house from the deeper water(30-35ft) to shallow water(12ft)? Are there any roads or trails to follow in shallow? Any info on the bite this week would be great too. Thanks!

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If you go off Wheelers Point, thats Adrians Road. Stop at Adrians and get a road pass & minnows. They have a road plowed and its very good. I would go out to about 34 ft. and if you have a portable go in to about 16ft. around 3pm. The bite out deep is more of a all day bite.In shallow you only have a windo of a few hrs. Good luck, Im going up Thursday for the weekend myself.

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Off of Morris Point's road shallow travel is tough. The shallowest we fished was about 20'. The 12' water was full of rough ice and deep snow. We ran across a few guys stuck in the rough ice. There was a shallow bite in that 20' range. Travel out deeper was easy. The snow is crusted over and can be tough with a wheeled house.

My guess is it is the same off Pine Island.

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