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Does anyone have any information on where to go looking for muskies on Rainy Lake?? US or Canada.... Never been after them on Rainy but I will be up there next week and was thinking about going muskie hunting if the walleyes aren't cooperating. Any info is appreciated. Thanks. MDC

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Was just up on the Canadian side fishing Redgut...One person in our group got a 38" Muskie, I and two others had fish follow to the boat and just bounce off our lures doing figure eights. They were from 45-50 inch fish. Small mouth were biting a little slower than usual, but we didn't fish them as much due to some of our favorite spots being closed for another week. Caught enough eyes and northerns though. My nephew even battled a lake sturgeon for about 15 mins. before it snapped his 6lb. test....pretty exciting for him. I don't know where you are going to be fishing, but if you get to the northeast end, try Redgut. Good luck

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I've heard that if you're going to fish muskies on Rainy, head up to the Seine. It's on the Canadian side.

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