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Does anybody know any good places to catch Sturgeon on the Mississippi River near the cities. If so what gear should I use. 
 

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Rick

Open water or Ice?

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IceHawk

Go out with Darren Troseth at 3 rivers fishing adventures. Great guy that knows what to do on it .  Watch some of his videos on YouTube {DTRO} he does a excellent job explaining what he does to catch sturgeon.. 

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Rick

@DTro check him out.

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JBMasterAngler

St. Croix River has way more sturgeon! Certainly worth driving 6 or 7 minutes farther away.

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On 2/21/2020 at 8:18 AM, JBMasterAngler said:

St. Croix River has way more sturgeon! Certainly worth driving 6 or 7 minutes farther away.

100% 

You can stumble into one here and there below the Ford Dam and Below the Hastings Dam, but better off fishing the St Croix. Around the mouth of the Kinnickinnick is a popular place. 

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