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Me and my brother are planning a trip for april and were wondering if you guys could point us in the right direction. This is our first time coming up there so any info would be appreciated.

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Best advice would be to go before the river muddies up. Might have to push your boat over the ice but it is worth it. When they are going good I think you can catch some darn near anywhere in the river. Best spots seems to be holes or runs downstream from any shallower water or rapids.

Gold jigs are popular, as are white ones. Alot of guys try and get the big rainbow minnows, but I've had just as good of luck on plastics. Twister tails, sassy shads, etc. White is a good color in any plastic you use.

Be ready to fight some crowds if the landings are open to the bigger boats.

Birchdale access is a good one and popular among alot of guys that go up.

Another thing you may or may not know already, you can only fish the American side of the river, unless you get a remote border pass. I think they cost like 35 bucks or so if you wanted to get one.

Take a look at the clementson resort website. They have alot of good information and update the river conditions when they change.

All in all, it can be one the funnest trips you'll ever go on if you hit it right. The fishing and size of fish caught are unbelievable.

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Willy thanks for the good info it should come in handy. Will let you know how we do. Thanks again

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