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Carpenter

How was this weekend?

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We're heading up this Thursday for a long weekend. Any recommendations on where to go? We're staying at Long Point, but maybe we should head towards 4 mile? Thoughts/recommendations?

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mwalleye

Fished all day Sunday up went out adrians access fished out past the islands by sportsmens road out to oak stayed busy till 10:30 was still good but headed out to Oak Island was an awsume trip out for the first time took the wheeler great traveling did real well alot of eatersout there also good luck

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Carpenter, 2 of us fished out of Long Point Friday and Saturday. Did well. Brought home a limit of walleye/sauger mix. Caught plenty to throw back (too small). We fished in 28ft on Friday and it was pretty good. Marked fish all day, but had some trouble getting them to bite. Kept 10 walleye/sauger mix. Saturday moved out to 32ft and did a lot better. Couldn't keep two lines down the first couple of hours in the morning. Got our six fish we needed for the limit in no time. Kept fishing to see if we could hook a big one. No luck there. Did get one 20". A ton of saugers that we threw back. Many that we could have kept had we not had the limit already. Morning and evening seemed to be best time for catching fish. Fun weekend. Weather was nice for early January.

No driving out as of last weekend at Long. Had to take the ATV. 16 inches of ice but there were lots of cracks and heaves around LP. Not sure if they will open it up to full size vehicles by this weekend or not? Cold weather coming up this week should help a bit. I would call to be sure.

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