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74 year old woman needs help on Woman Lake next week!


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I just discovered this website last week. What a place for good information!

My in-laws are returning to Woman Lake this next week starting on Saturday. They will be staying at the Green Roof Lodge which is near Woman Lake Lodge.

My 74 year old mother-in-law wants to catch a walleye at Woman Lake this year. Last year I took her to Rainy Lake for a week and she caught many a walleye and loved it.

I am asking for a few suggestions as to where on Woman Lake/how to/and what lure (sizes and colors) or bait to use to help her accomplish this goal. She likes to troll but catches very little. Any suggestion would be greatly appreciated. Unfortunately, I will not be there to help her but I can at least tell her where to try fishing and what to use. Others in the family will take her fishing.

From reading the archives, it looks that fishing at night has worked well for others in the past. For my mother-in-law, early in the morning and late in the evening might be better.

The second part of my question is who is a good guide on Woman Lake? I am considering hiring a guide for a day/evening to take her fishing since I will not be there. I was just wanting a few names of guides with good reputations that might be able to get the old girl into a few fish.

Thanks in advance for any replies.

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The link for Dane Krone as a fishing guide at Woman Lake does not work on my computer. Can you provide specific contact information?

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My mother-in-law just called me. They fished this morning with Dan and had a great trip! They caught many fish and really enjoyed his company.

Thanks to all who recommended him.

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