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monstermoose78
3 hours ago, Wanderer said:

Bummer Moose.  Tomorrow can only be better, no?

It picked up and thanks to @1Crappieguyfor coming out to fish! It was really fun

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Went out to lake that I have not been on in many years and the nice gills wanted to play eat the pink impluse mayfly and I was all about that game. 8-11 feet of water away from the crowds on a nice in

Took the owners of Baby Beaver Baits and my boss Brian out fishing in the wind and  caught a few fish. All gills over 9 went back and all crappies over 12 were released. Best bait was 3 mm jig with a

Nice fish!  I was out near mille lacs area and the frog bite was killing it. Had a handful in the 17-20” range. 

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@Wanderer the t-rip worked ok as Rick said it’s takes some time. The pinhead spoon is money! 

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Moose saw you where out Sat I should have walked over and said hi. I Was just down from you to the south I bought a wheelhouse so stayed cozy. We also did Ok had to pick threw them. When we left Sunday A saw Bob was out Fishing when we were leaving.

 

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Glad you stayed warm on Saturday as it was cold tview

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Who is ready to go fishing this weekend?

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On 2/25/2021 at 7:04 PM, monstermoose78 said:

Who is ready to go fishing this weekend?

Most likely heading out to Blue later this afternoon.

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Made it back to Winnie on our second attempt.  We left yesterday afternoon and the truck broke.  The fan shucked a blade through the radiator for some reason!

 

With help we got the truck to the shop and our fish house home by around 7.  Cleaned out the work truck early this morning and headed back up.  Caught em good the first hour or so but then real tight lipped.  Perch, walleye and tullibee are on the ice.  Missed two flags for pike.  Curious how tonight will be.  Nap time now to prep for the rush! 🤣

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1 hour ago, Wanderer said:

Made it back to Winnie on our second attempt.  We left yesterday afternoon and the truck broke.  The fan shucked a blade through the radiator for some reason!

 

With help we got the truck to the shop and our fish house home by around 7.  Cleaned out the work truck early this morning and headed back up.  Caught em good the first hour or so but then real tight lipped.  Perch, walleye and tullibee are on the ice.  Missed two flags for pike.  Curious how tonight will be.  Nap time now to prep for the rush! 🤣

so now its considered a work expense??????🤔🤭🤪

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1 hour ago, smurfy said:

so now its considered a work expense??????🤔🤭🤪

Just the fuel for advertising. 🤫

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Nice job getting a few for the pail, Nick!!!

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Gd job Nick nice meal there. 

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Well the groups of turkeys are breaking up around here and that’s good news. I got 2 new spots to try and one might be the cats meow! 

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I'm gonna try season B.  Last year season A had a ton of hunting pressure.  I've secured permission to hunt 3 spots and all of them indicated that they see turkeys almost every day.  Just gotta find the exact spot for the blind near the roost.

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As of this morning I had 2 inches in the gauge watch for rising water in streams and rivers.

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they have risen a huge amount already around here...  

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I had 3 inches yesterday about noon. My informant up north of deer river said the creeks and ditches are full of water.

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If you guys hear of someone that lost some stuff please let me know. I know if I lost what I found I would be sick! 🤒 

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I lost a Yarcraft 2095BT with a 200 Yammi the other day.  When can we meet?!

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11 minutes ago, Wanderer said:
11 minutes ago, Wanderer said:

I lost a Yarcraft 2095BT with a 200 Yammi the other day.  When can we meet?!

 

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good luck MM!!   hope ya find the rightful owner..  

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Got two blinds set up today!! I hope the toms want to play some games. 

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6 hours ago, Mike89 said:

good luck MM!!   hope ya find the rightful owner..  

it’s a long shot but I will try

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Owner found!! Thanks for being respectful guys!!

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Good deal Nick!

 

Just for curiosity’s sake, can you tell us what it was now that the owner was found?

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4 loomis rods with high end reels 

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