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Jason Johnston

Amount of hooks on tip up

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Jason Johnston

We are new to Minnesota fishing, I've read you can have 3 hooks within 9" on a tip up.  Can you have a minnow on each hook?  Or only allowed one bait, for example, a 9" smelt with all the hooks attached?  Kind of a man made lure.

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Honestly I'm not sure.  You can always call the dnr number and you'll get a concrete answer.  


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I dont believe you can



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Per DNR regs, you can have 3 single or multiple prong hooks 9" max lenght, each baited with dead or live bait except in trout streams only 1 hook allowed. If your artificial lure has 3 hooks, you can also put dead or live bait on each hook.




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