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1/21 Croix report

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1/21 Recently fishing has been very spot specific in the Bayport area of the St. Croix River. Some anglers report 4-6 crappies plus a sauger a day where an angler twenty yards away over the beep basin catch crappies 15-20 in four hours, while others go empty! Keep looking for crappies and saugs in deep basin at 38 to 40 feet. Black jigs and crappies minnows as well as single hook rigs are taking most fish. Walleye can be caught in the 20 to 25 foot range off of prime structure for fishermen with the guts to work shallow (Charlie’s Point-WI side sand point across from Bayport park, lots of houses there). For walldads silver and chartreuse pimples are the ticket as well as swimming lures.

Keep Cathcin'
Turk
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hey turk!!
i was wondering i do alot of fishing and camping on the river up by marina on the st croix actally i camp right accross the river from camp kiwana i think it is well anyways i have been following this zebra mussil thing have you heard any new things about this i now they were talking in the late fall about more check points like the one that sits out before stillwater but thats all i hear how bout you?

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Bomber,

I haven't heard a thing about it. When the USFWS put that one up on the Arcola sandbar, it really changed alot of my fishing and basically stop me from fishing north of the check point. I really enjoyed it up there! I know I can launch in Somerset and float down but I only do it a few times a year now. But again I haven't heard anything.

Good to hear from you!
Keep catchin'
Turk

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I also do alot of fishing up there. I have since i was a youngster. My uncle would bring me up there every weekend i think i have conoed every back water and camped every site up there. I am not likeing how they posted all the camp sites up there we still find a couple but alot of the good ones are gone also do you watch to fire works show that the marina on the st croix puts on? I watch it from the boat every year one of the best I do belive since they echo on the rivers so load i really enjoy it also the channel right accros from camp kawwana puts out nice walleyes in the summer theres a sand bar and then it drops to like 18 feet really do good there we camp right on that point well thanks and good luck

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