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BIG ISLAND DUDE

Has anyone ever fished Little American Falls on the BigFork river. It is north of Effie. I saw some Poeple fishing from shore with Large Suckers last weekend and I am curious if any has ever caught any thing there.

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Greg Clusiau

I know there is an occasional muskie caught there. I'm sure walleye, pike, smallmouth, etc. frequent the area as well.

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sloopjont

big island dude,

I've floated the Little Fork (sorry guys, my error, I'm thinking of the Bigfork river) a few times from just north of Bigfork to quite a ways downstream. We've done reasonably well for muskie, walleye and northern. Some areas have smallmouth but we haven't caught any, or really tried to.

It's a fun little river to fish, I'd highly recommend it!


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jigglestick

i was up there this morning with a buddy. bunk--notta--zippo. i hate it when that happens. the first thing we tried was setting a sucker 3 feet down from a beach ball, and setting it through the drift from the falls down through the pool. several times. then we went down on the north end of the pool and casted spinners with suckers up towards the rocks and in all directions. nothing then another hour of bobber sets. oh well, at least the beer at richies was ice cold smile.gif

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sloopjont

Hey Dave! What were you fishing for on the Littlefork? Goin' after big northern or the muskies?

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Jack Pine

I have fished it many times. The pool below the falls can hold some nice fish. I have caught walleye up to 6 pounds and a 13 pound muskie. It seems that fishing is best there when the water in the river is low. I would say, if you are in the area, it is worth a try.

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BLUESHARP

Can you camp there?

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Can you camp there?

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Can you camp there?

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Can you camp there?

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Can you camp there?

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jigglestick

yes you can -- yes you can -- yes you can -- yes you can -- yes you can smile.gif

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merc

Hey Jiggle, I was in Richies the same day as you and your right the beer was cold. And hey, if you hit happy hour it's cheaper too!!!!

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Stan7600

We were in Ritchie's on Thurs. also. Fished Winnie Thurs. & Fri. and LOW on Sat. No wind on Thurs. made fishing tough but the other 2 days we did good. (: Stan C.

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