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sicheneder

Calhoun foil?

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sicheneder

Has anybody been out on calhoun this year and saw what the weeds are like? i went down there last year in august to find out that there wasn't a sprig of milfoil on calhoun. thanks

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Lakeside_Nelson

It's not bad, some foil but not choked out. Still has the healthy cabbage as usual too.

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BDawg23

There isn't much foil in Calhoun. It's all been chopped unfortunately. Isles has plenty though.

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sicheneder

thank you. i only go down there to pitch the foil

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plotzy

Was out on Saturday.... Lake was a different beast from what it was last month. Water was dark with algae, and the Milfoil was all but gone in the shallows. I was hope to pitch spinners and bucktails around the edges but it was really quiet fishing. Caught 2 24" pike in about a 10 min timeframe, and missed a few other fish. Otherwise nothing....

Kicking myself for not going out to Tonka or Indy.

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bassfisher123

Most lakes in the metro have very low milfoil amounts because of the late spring, lot of lakes are a lot more fishable than last year purely because of the low weeds, and I'm loving it smile

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BDawg23

The milfoil was matted up really nice in early June on Calhoun this year even with the late spring and the fishing was awesome. Once they chopped it up it seemed to really scatter the fish. It's too bad they chop it because it locates the fish in very specific locations on that lake. I caught bass on 4 consecutive casts twice during an outing in early June in one of these areas. I will be giving Calhoun a shot this weekend to see what's happening.

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plotzy

Hope you have better luck then me. Let me know what you find.

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BDawg23

Got out Sunday after the vikes game. It was difficult with the wind so I fished cedar and isles. Caught a few with the biggest bass being 2.5 lbs. I am hoping to get out a couple more times this fall.

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