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JBMasterAngler

Camping/Fishing Question

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JBMasterAngler

I have a vacation in both may and august...I'm just curious which would be the better time to fish leech? I camped there in august of '07 and was good, but really bad weather. I'm a multi species guy, so I'm looking for the overall assessment. Thanks in advance.

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JigginIsLife

really it all depends on what your going for. if you want to look for the "ever-elusive walter" earlier is always better. if you want to go throw plugs as bass and slimers august would be your best bet. perch and pannies eat all year round eel pout...not so sure

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wheredafugowee

I would go with August,there are too many variables in May regarding the weather. Bad weather in august isn't as bad as bad weather in May as far as fishing wise. You might be dealing with t-storms and such, but at least they're fast moving and you can play the barometer. Either way, you'll be fishing, so it's a win/win.

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luckydave

I would recommend August. The weather in May can be miserable. Last summer even the walleyes were biting decently in August and it'a a lot more comfortable on the water. You can always find somewhere out of the wind and can fish in the rain. It beats freezing in May. Good luck!

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JBMasterAngler

I'll definitely be fishing the out of the way areas, I have a small boat, so I don't really have a choice...but as said already, there's plenty of safe® places to be.

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Chef

JB are you looking for a cabin to stay in while you're up either time? I'm on a great private lake 4 miles south of Longville.

I've guided up there on Leech and other lakes for some time, so I may have some tips for you too.

Let me know if you're interested by sending me your email or Cell number.

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JBMasterAngler

We'll looking to do some camping, but could be open for other plans. Private lake huh? You didn't happen to appear on the tony dean show a couple years ago did you? I remember him and a local fished a private lake in that area and caught some nice bass and pike.

goldglover81 at yahoo dot com

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