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Kaz

How muddy is the Rainy River

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Kaz

I see from the Sportman's web cam the River is open, but I've heard that the runoff mud is quite thick and the fish are not biting... Anyone been out toward 4 mile to see how bad it is... Won't be long now until May 13 opener and I hope it clears by then and the fish move back into the Gap area... Counting the days... grin.gif Kaz

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Scarface

Hi Kaz, I was in the bay this morning and it was pretty muddy with a whole lot of a ice and logs coming down the river. Looked like you could walk across the river on ice hunks in the moring. Got better around noon.

PS: 34, 36, 39, 47, 49, 57 or something like that.

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Wiskers

Im heading up to the bay tomorrow to work on some Sturgeon and move out to the ice for some Eyes. Hope the debris is not too much.

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tearin' lips

The river is horribly muddy. All the littlefork broke last week, bigfork broke this weekend, as did the black. Fished last nite and the mud line coming out of the littlefork was terrible. anywhere donwstream of the littlefork has literally 1/2-3/4 inch visibility. Kaz, don't be concerned it'll clear by opener, unless we get alot of that "r"-word between now and then. In fact, it'll start to clear by the end of this week. And by start I mean a couple inches of visibility compared to what we have now.

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