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james_walleye

Anyone ever ice fish on Bass Lake?

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james_walleye

Anyone ever ice fish on Bass Lake. I've fished open water in May and June and caught plenty of walleyes and northerns. Any fish to be caught after it freezes?

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Greg Clusiau

James_Walleye,

It's famous for it's big gills through the ice, shallow water sight-fishing.....gc

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Gordon Fothergill

James

Bass can be a fantastic winter fishery. The North end is your best bet for Walleye. Usually not a numbers game but some jumbos can be caught. Early ice on the humps produce big fish.

South end is where the blunt of the winter gills are taken. Can be good all year but most start mid winter and fish to late ice. A good year class is coming up so future looks good.

Remember Bass has a five Bluegill limit!

Good northerns on both ends, an occasional hog is poked on the North end. For specifics just ask. GF

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