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adamolson7

Thanks Yeah  I heard that too but everytime I was out they would just stare at the bait. Seemed like the weekends we got up it was double digit negatives. I also heard Aitkin had at least a partial winterkill.

 

 

 

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knoppers

the suspended fish were probably tullibee, need light jigs with waxies most time. big sandy is a nice lake, you will enjoy fishing here.

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Rick

How was opener?

Has anyone caught fish lately?

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knoppers

panfish and bass have been shallow and active.

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Rick

Any size to the panfish @knoppers

Anyone else been out? Pics? Video?

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ANYFISH2

Fished monday, on a couple of smaller lake west of Cushing.  Panfish are in the shallows, in different stages of the spawn.  Crappies are nearly out, and the sunfish are starting to fan beds.

PLEASE LET THE LARGE, BED PROTECTING BULL GO BACK!

Bass seemed scattered about with yhe smaller males close to shore.  Nicer fish out on deeper weedlines.  

The bite was slower than expected, not sure if it was traffic or the sudden increase in water temps.

Good luck to all.

 

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knoppers

yes let the large gills go back, I have been catching some large gills, nothing kept. the crappies are smaller and some are very black now. I took three casts off the dock last night with the spinnerbait, caught a northern, bass and about a 6 pound dogfish, that was some great action on just three casts.

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knoppers

any current reports? I have not fished much of late, did get some pike action and the bass seem to very active.

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ozzie

From this past weekend in the Brainerd/Crosslake area...found the panfish on the weedlines or just out from them in the 10-16' of water range and used all sorts of methods but the best had to be 2.5" Gulp alive on small jig heads under floats or just cast and retrieved.  Also the evening we were finding walleyes trolling floating rapalas both over deep water and in 6'-9' range.  Weeds are starting to touch the top of water in 6' range but still fishable water.  Oh and if anyone snags an Okuma line counter set-up on Gull let me know!😩

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Wanderer

Too bad about the rig!! But thanks for the report.  Sounds like a pretty good outing.

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