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Author Topic: Scoop fishing thread  (Read 96391 times)

real chili 83

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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #500 on: June 09, 2019, 09:44:20 PM »
Slab gills tonight. Bedding. All released.

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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #501 on: July 02, 2019, 12:06:35 AM »
Mercury, Yamaha, or the new Evinrude E-tec?

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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #502 on: July 02, 2019, 12:13:56 AM »
I went crappie fishing 3-4 times about a month ago. Have gone gill fishing prolly a dozen times in late may and june.  Normally keep about 20, as i dont like to clean more than that each time.  Have put 200 plus in the freezer, all males maybe 5-6 females snuck thru.  Most nights have caught 40-50 and kept just 20 or so.  Weather has neen so beautiful i have gone 3-4 nights a week. Nothing more fun than catching big slab male blugills n readear.  I use a 7 foot st croix pan fishing rod and it makes it even more fun.
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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #503 on: July 02, 2019, 11:06:57 AM »
Recently found out that walleye population on our lake has reached a healthy level.  Knowingly, jig/minnow combo is typically popular, but lake is quite shallow/weedy.  Not to mention an abundance of panfish.

I have seen a few YouTube vid's of people throwing lure's.

Question - Has anyone had success in throwing lure's for walleyes?  Shallow?  And if so, what has worked?

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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #504 on: July 02, 2019, 12:28:10 PM »
It is so peaceful here.  I don't fish, but can I just visit and enjoy the tranquility?
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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #505 on: July 02, 2019, 12:36:04 PM »
Recently found out that walleye population on our lake has reached a healthy level.  Knowingly, jig/minnow combo is typically popular, but lake is quite shallow/weedy.  Not to mention an abundance of panfish.

I have seen a few YouTube vid's of people throwing lure's.

Question - Has anyone had success in throwing lure's for walleyes?  Shallow?  And if so, what has worked?


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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #506 on: July 02, 2019, 01:10:27 PM »
Recently found out that walleye population on our lake has reached a healthy level.  Knowingly, jig/minnow combo is typically popular, but lake is quite shallow/weedy.  Not to mention an abundance of panfish.

I have seen a few YouTube vid's of people throwing lure's.

Question - Has anyone had success in throwing lure's for walleyes?  Shallow?  And if so, what has worked?

Rapala, short, jointed, color is lake dependent in my experience.

But in a weedy lake, you're going to be clearing hooks of weeds no matter what you run... which is why people are probably jigging.

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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #507 on: July 03, 2019, 11:59:31 AM »
I've had two guides on Tonka tell me that the best way to catch walleye is to fish for bass.  So jigs and plastics along the weed line.
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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #508 on: July 06, 2019, 09:25:25 PM »
I am taking my preteen kids camping in August to governor dodge state park. Has anyone fished there?  Wondering if it’s worth bringing the fishing rods and tackle. If so, any advice on what to fish for there?

Thanks.

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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #509 on: July 08, 2019, 05:07:57 AM »
I've had two guides on Tonka tell me that the best way to catch walleye is to fish for bass.  So jigs and plastics along the weed line.

I picked up a nice walleye this weekend under the dock in three feet of water while fishing for bass.

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Re: Scoop fishing thread
« Reply #510 on: July 15, 2019, 04:34:18 PM »
Recently found out that walleye population on our lake has reached a healthy level.  Knowingly, jig/minnow combo is typically popular, but lake is quite shallow/weedy.  Not to mention an abundance of panfish.

I have seen a few YouTube vid's of people throwing lure's.

Question - Has anyone had success in throwing lure's for walleyes?  Shallow?  And if so, what has worked?

My personal favorite for walleye in the early evening into the night is a Rattlin rouge.  Made by smithwicks available online if nowhere else.  Anytime from dusk til midnight.  Use the shallow runners... ARA prefix... they run 6 inches or less.  Favorite color is Clown, silver body red head.  Out fish a rapala 3:1 in my experience
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