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Walleye on Le Homme Dieu

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Any advice on catching walleye on Lake Le Homme Dieu (times, presentation, location, depth)

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spaz...will know more after the elks tourney this weekend. typical fall presentations are lindy rigs or jig and minnows. Crawlers had been working well on the chain the last few weeks. lately most anglers are choosing redtail chubs, and we're doing our best to keep up with that demand. as for times...early morning...and evening...typical low light periods. look for deep water humps topping out at about 18-24 feet. also check on the wind swept points. weed growth is dying back now, and the water is cooling....not as many fish in the weeds on the chain. think of early spring patterns too....current areas near the bridge channels can be productive.

we'll post back on how the tournament bite went...

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Alexandria, MN 56308
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Ghotierman....thanks for the followup to my question...my father is coming from PA to visit and fish and we wanted to spend time on the chain...looking forward to the results from the elk tourney...SPAZ

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spaz....tough conditions for the tourney. cold and very windy. top bag came in at around 11.5. big fish were around 5lbs. mostly minnow presentations. redtails are the favorite, and we're doing our best to keep them in stock. evening bite seems to be best. 14-18 feet on geneva in the evenings, near dark....pull lindy rigs and crawlers or shiners. long lining rapalas near dusk will produce some fish too...

good luck and let us know how it goes!

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Alexandria, MN 56308
(320) 763-9598

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ghotierman:
THanks..........will be out there as much as possible this weekend and next week pulling lindy's...SPAZ

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