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I have a friend that wants to take a launch trip with about 20-25 guys for a bachelor party in September. What are some of your thoughts on the various launches out on the lake?

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I guess I'd want to know how these 20 some guys define "bachelor party"?

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the squirrel

Proabaly defined as Wine, women and song...and hey a few walleyes..lol

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My bachelor party was on Mille Lacs last June. We rented a condo at McQuoids and did a launch out of Mac's Twin Bay. (I try to give Rick's advertisers business when I can because this great site is FREE!!)

There was plenty of wine, a good number of walleyes, but no women......which is kind of the way I wanted it. The area bars did a fine job of keeping us happy.

It was an abosolute blast. Probably the best group trip I have ever been on. We had 12 guys and all stayed comfortably in the condo.

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vikes40for60

I had my bachelor party on Headquarters Launch 7 years ago. I have been back on the same launch every year since. Captain Ray does a fine job of finding fish and helping the inexperienced fishermen. Our last trip was a succesful 70 fish. Last weekend in a night trip I heard he got 100+. If I were booking a trip for a party like yours, have dinner at Headquarters, then hit the night lunch. You will have fun.

P.S. Stay away from Terry's Boat Harbor. I wont go into details just take my word. mad.gif

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Vikes,

Are you talking Terry's as in Terry McQuoid?

Just curious.

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Huskmin-

No, I am talking about Terry's Boat Harbor. Thanks for the clarification.

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I also spent my bachalor party on Milly. We used Eddies (BOO). No walleyes but the bottle bass were hitting VERY HARD!! All and all it was a great time. I have used Seguchies launches in the past. They used to have those two brightly colored pontoon boats(rainbow and stars & stripes). I have noticed those boats at a different resort this year. Do they still have launch services? I know they are under different management. They were the best run launches I've been on. I have heard great things about Terry's, but no personal expirence.

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