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muskiemoose27

I am staying on Andrusia and will fishing Cass for the first time. Any tips would be greatly appreciated. I will be fishing for musky and a few walleye for the kids. Thanks.

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genegodawa

Not for musky and walleye but for pannies head to reeds in Allen's Bay with leeches and crawlers under bobbers FOR THE KIDS.

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muskiemoose27

Thanks for the help. My son and daughter will have a blast catching panfish.

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jlehn

hi everyone will be making our annual trip up to Cass in a couple of weeks. Arrive July 25th. This will be our 14th year.

Cannot wait. Has the summer patterns for walleyes started yet.

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Commanche Jim

Hey Muskie Moose,

When are you heading up? I have a restaurant called Stoney Point Grill in Mokena with the cass lake map framed in the dining area. My partner and I can meet you and point out some good spots before you go. We've been going to Cass since 1982.

While you're in there, you could try our Cass Lake Club or the Stoney Bones with an ice cold Leinies.....

We're leaving for Cass on July 24 for a little over a week.

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Wadinator

Pulled plugs on Pagodah and off the east side of oniels last evening from 7pm till 9pm, one 9inch perch. Noticed Dead Man's looked pretty busy on our way back after we decided to pack it in (we're staying on Androsia), but didn't buzz over there to talk to anyone.

Will give her a go again today. Heard that a long may fly hatch shut the bite down a short time ago, and it hasn't come back yet. Also heard that someone was catching a few in an unconventional way, so will give that a go today and cross my fingers.

Happy fishing!

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soldoncass

We did a day-trip saturday. We knew it was a cold front, but went anyway. A few small perch, a Rock Bass ...and that was it. We didn't stay for the crankbait parade, but tried most everything else. Marked fish down to 40 ft....they weren't interested either. Water temp was around 67 degrees, brisk NW wind... down to manageable , moderate N wind by 8:00 . Talked to a local who said the eye bite has been slow all summer. They got to eat sometime, so I predict the bite will warm up with the weather.

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Wadinator

Caught a limit of hammer handles today. Yee haw... ;~)

Hope Mr. Brian Jones can put us on a few eyes (and maybe a musky or two) this evening and show me what I'm doin wrong.

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ejfaber

Hey there Wadinator it sounds like your at least catching something. Have you broke any lines? HA HA HA !!!! Good luck and have fun.

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Wadinator

no sir, not even close. Still don't know what kind of fireline you're using. Must be some cut rate cheap knock off.

KNocked a nice 21 today, between thunder storms.

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kitchikid

What are the Muskie reports on Kitchi and Cass?

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Bob Gray

I was on Cass last week. The muskies were showing themselves on gliders and topwaters, but getting them to eat is another story. I ended up boating 3 on glidebaits. All fish were on cabbage or sand/cabbage combo.

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Ripped

Just got back from a 9/12-9/17 trip to Cass. Unfortunately we had 4 days of flat calm water with daytime temps in the low 80's. The walleye were 34-50'. Fishing was slow but we coaxed a few limits with a chartuese 1/2 ounce jig tiped with a redtail. Musky was very tough. We had no follows. Our resort owner had three follows on the last day. The last two days there was a light wind and that helped. We were able to pick a few eyes up in 24' of water. We caught a few perch in the deep water also. They were all 9-12". Slow but not bad!!

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Windy City Walleye Hunter

Ripped,

I am guessing you stayed at Wishbone and you are talking about Ronnie? We stay there for two weeks end of July beginning of Aug.

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Ripped

No, I was referring to Mark with Birch Villa.

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borchawk1

Anyone have a recent Cass Lake Walleye report? We're heading up over MEA again this year. How's the water levels?

Thanks

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Borch

well we were up on Cass over the MEA break and were greeted with a wintery mix that hung with us almost the entire extended weekend. Wednesday night we got out to troll some cranks in the rain and snow. Water temps were around 48 degree. Walleyes were up shallow and we connected on several nice eaters and a few too big or too small for the table. By the next evening the water temps dropped to 46 degrees and the night trolling got much tougher and tullibies started showing up in the shallows. The walleyes were being caught on the weedline breaks in 12-18 fow during the day hours on minnows on livebait rigs or jigs. The last frew nights were very slow for the crank bite and on Saturday night I found surface temps dipping just below 44 degrees in spots.

The crappie bite was very good with slabs being found in the usual late fall or early winter spots.

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Joe

Great report Borch,sounds like its getting cold. Ice soon? We can wish!

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Borch

We'll definitely hit again when the water gets hard. Several really fun lakes up in the area.

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bassNspear

Hows water levels and clarity?

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Borch

water levels were above normal. But they will do everything they can to drain it down before first ice.

Water clarity was good. About normal.

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bassNspear

thanks for your help and information!

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HUMMER 55

Well, will there be ice for the 2nd week in december to go out on? heading up to cass on december 9th . wont be on cass i assume but maybe kitchie. whats the weather been like there? starting to get close on freeze up if the temps drop next week or has it been warm there at night to? down in S.E. Minnesota its been warm!! thanks for an info!

Cass Master

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PikeBayCommanche

Not even close from what I hear.

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bassNspear

i was just goign to ask, will we have ice by xmas

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