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Lamont Gray

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Lamont Gray

Hi i was wondering how the ice and bite been on phalen just tips to where to head 2nd year ice fishing and I always wanted to try there don't want any ones secret  spots just the depths people been lucky on I want to learn to ice fish big lakes 





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Hey Lamont welcome to FM. Some good fishing right off of the boat ramp on North end...go left or right of the landing 100-200 yards and try fishing in 10-14 feet of water with suckers or shiners for plentiful pike during the daylight hours. There is a sandbar that crosses the lake where it is pinched...look at the lake map. A lot of guys fish this early evening for walleyes which are stocked every other year. The two pike below were C & R in the last couple of years. Good luck!



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Nice Tiger Musky out of Phalen last week. Fought like the devil, several 50' runs...took 10 minutes to get to the hole.  C&R of course.

Winter '19 Tiger Musky.jpg

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Nice colors on that one. 

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    • Borch
      May want to post this in the BWCA, Duluth.... regional forum.  You may get more responses there as that's the area the lake is in.   Goid Luck!
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