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Fishing on Chesterwoods

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Anyone out there in SE MN had any luck on Chesterwoods or any of the other reservoirs around Rochester?

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CrappieJohn

First I'll welcome you to FishingMinnesota.com. It is nice to have you on board!

The reservoirs are producing fish right now. Chester has good ice finally, but I'd still avoid that "middle" area near the dam as it was the last to set ice and it may be shakey yet. The Country Club Pits are doing well with ice at or better than 10 inches. Foster has about 8 inches and is giving up crappies , sunnies, perch and trout. The Willow Creek pond is throwing out some sunfish. The scout camp, I haven't heard mch for action yet. The Zumbro had been giving up some nice crappies, but I haven't been out there for a few days now so I can't say how things are doing there.

One thing though.....Chesterwoods is very close to Rochester and you may want to post this in that forum. You will get far more input there.

Again, good to have you on deck! Welcome!

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