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WBL Crappies & Walleyes 5-22-05


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It sure was a windy dawg out there today!!!

I started in 25 feet of water, and only had a couple bumps.

Moved up into 18 feet and caught some smallish Crappies.

15 feet of water was the depth though, with a white on white flu-flu underneath a slip bobber set @ 12 feet.

The Crappies ran a respectable 10-12", majority being males that turned black in the livewell.

I did have 2 individuals to the boat side that ran in the slab 14" range, but being by myself, I was unable to net them in time.

I also found that the Walleyes were eager to take my presentation, catching 2 Walleyes measuring 15" and losing another.

Had to have a minnow on today, and I also tried differeing color patterns with no success. White on white was the ticket.

Water temps ran 58-61 depending on where you were.

Also worth noting: I did find Crappies "shallow" (4-7 FOW) but they were not of the sizeable variety. (they ran 6" on average)

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Wow! Can't believe you went out.. the winds were crazy. I didn't dare go out with my 14' Lund... I am planning to go to WBL tomorrow for some pike with the boy. Tx for the report! Tomorrow I just heard the winds will be "light" and conditions dry! smile.gif

Belinda says "A nice Monday on tap"... and if you can't believe her.. who can you believe.

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I am Glad some one out there is getting them!!!! I have tryed quite a bit over the last two weeks with no luck at least I know they are there. I thought the lake was fished out grin.gif

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