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Bushwacker

New to the lake and could use some pointers!

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Bushwacker

Four of us are heading up this weekend for our first Red Lake experience. Like normal, it sounds like we are a day late and a dollar short. But we are optomistic. Any pointers would help. Is there any techniques that would improve our chances of hooking into a big northern-Tip-ups or just crappie minnows? Is it worth trying to find the cribs for crappies? Thanks for any tips.

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Northsider #13

Ask at any of the resorts and they will do their best to put you on crappies. Bring your tip ups and some sucker minnows and/or shiners. Fish between a few feet off the bottom and a few feet under the ice. They will find you!

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