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wild4wild

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I took my 4 year old to Upper Red Lake last weekend and just wanted to let anybody know that reads this forum that the stories are all true. We rented a sleeper from All Seasons Rental and Dave and Jay were very helpful and friendly. We arrived on the lake at 1:30 pm last friday and within 5 minutes of dropping a line had a 19" eye. It was the best 24 hours of fishing I have ever experienced and I loved having my little guy with me to show him the ropes and explain why we can only keep 2 walleyes(and he totally understood). In the 24 hours we fished, we caught 41 walleyes, only 2 of which you would normally throw back. Was hard to get 4 under the slot. we also caught a 14" crappie and a 20" Northern. it did not matter what I used, plain red hook, white teardrop with pink dot, gold forage minnow, they bit on everything. Managed to lose quite a few and had 4 or 5 line breaks as well. Will be back up this weekend with a buddie out of Hillmans sleepers and hope to do better on the crappies. Good luck to all and be careful out there

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Pikester

Great report, glad the 4 year old had a good time! grin.gif

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chubs17

were you able to catch fish all night or did they shut down looking to take my kids and i cant decide to make it a day trip or spend the night.

thanks Chubs

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