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czar1
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5/26/15 9:11 AM CST
Awsome weekend! Few shorties trolling, whitebass and catfish. Then tried a spot I haven't in a few years the bullgills were their!!

BOB WILSON
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5/24/15 1:53 PM CST
Had a pontoon trip earlier this week on Pete with 4 older gentlemen, including one who's looking to buy a house near this great fishing paradise. We trolled cranks the whole morning and into the afternoon. The white bass were biting so fast we couldn't keep the baits in long enough to catch alot of walleyes. It was still a great day on the water with a lot of action. Even being 60+ years old they loved how comfortable they were all day on the pontoon, bad knees, bad backs, and all.

JESSE QUALE
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5/24/15 12:57 PM CST
Conditions: Raining Air Temp: 61° - 65° F Water Temp: 61° - 65° F
Kent booked a half day guide trip for 3 with me on petenwell today. Picked the guys up at 6 am from petenwell county park. Water temp was 65 all morning. There was very little wind till the rain started around 10:30am. We ended the day with a nice mixed bag of fish! Crappies,white bass,Keeper walleyes. Few big slot eyes and 1 big pike we put back to fight another day Big Smile Big Smile


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Jax
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5/24/15 11:42 AM CST
Where can I buy some mudminnows?

shanem78
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5/23/15 7:06 PM CST
Conditions: Partly Sunny Air Temp: 71° - 75° F Water Temp: 61° - 65° F
I booked a full day guide trip today for my wife and I with Jesse Quale of Green Water Walleyes we met him at the landing at 7 am and fished till this afternoon we had a great time we caught some really nice slot walleyes and I got my first muskie we also caught some white bass and catfish. If anyone is looking for a great time I would highly recommend Jesse he is very knowledgeable of the water and an all around great guy always willing to share his knowledge.

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JESSE QUALE
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5/23/15 6:22 PM CST
Conditions: Sunny Air Temp: 71° - 75° F Water Temp: 66° - 70° F
Shane millard and his wife booked a full day guide trip with me on petenwell today.Water temp in the early morning was 59.9 and when we left around 3 pm water temp was in the upper 60s. Wind was out of the south south east most of the day. Today shane caught his first muskie and his wife caught some nice slot walleyes.All our fish today went back except a few white bass for the fryer. Big Smile Big Smile Anyone looking to book a trip?? I have a few openings left for the open water season. Smile


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walleyeguy007
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5/23/15 3:33 PM CST
Just got back from the first open water trip on petenwell. Just me in the boat. Ended with two slots, 2 keepers (released), and two shorts and only one white bass. Color and speed made the difference for me! Purple flicker shads pulled at 1.7-2 mph with 105 feet of line behind the boards in 14 fow. Got the biggest at 26 1/2 inches on a crawler harness pulling at .8 mph in the same depth. 24 feet of line with a 1 ounce inline weight behind the boards. Only had a half dozen crawlers and fish took every one. White bass came on the harness. Double Colorado blades. Yellow and silver. Water temp was 63 when I left.

BOB WILSON
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5/23/15 7:34 AM CST
Conditions: Sunny Air Temp: 61° - 65° F Water Temp: 56° - 60° F
Well it has been a good start to the season, the boat has been out only 4 times but the pontoon has been out 12 times with 4 more trips over the next 5 days. Was out on the Pete with two father and son teams.Lots of fish W.B., short eyes and keeper eyes, and some cats. Trolling was the way to go, starting by the Lure north past the hideaway,Baits tots, wally divers, reg. shads and glass shads, speed 1.9 to 2.4, I know that is fast but that is what the fish want, color of the baits did not matter.If any one would like to get out go to the link below. Be safe out there. Big Smile Cool

MARK SAEMISCH
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5/22/15 11:09 PM CST
Conditions: Sunny Water Temp: 61° - 65° F
Did Castlerock, Petenwell, and below castle today. We had 2 fish try on Petenwell this morning and then we went to eat lunch. After that we went down on Castlerock and had another fish follow an eat-me lure, and then caught one on a Medusa. Then we had a pike come off and then another one follow. We then went below castlerock and had another musky follow a crappie colored Eat Me lure, but no takers. The two that tried and missed on the Pete were on bucktails. If any one wants to try a day with me, give me a call.

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OnTheFigure8
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5/19/15 5:16 PM CST
Thanks to all that have posted pointers here on trolling and have sent me messages, I appreciate it. Now I just need to get out there!

Take care,

Figure8

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5/19/15 3:14 PM CST
They are always biting bud. No matter where you go river or lake you'll catch them! Use small shiners on slip sinker and whip out. You'll get eyes also beside just cats.

trapperone
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5/19/15 3:08 PM CST
Any news on catfish yet. Are they biting and are they in the river channel? Wink

bigeyefan
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5/19/15 10:04 AM CST
OnThe8-

I use Ten to 14 pound "super-line", such as Fire-Line or Power-Pro but tie on a 3 foot length of mono leader between the "super-line" and lure as I believe it is less visible to the walleye and have had better success with it. I use "super-line" because I can feel the lure working better with it. So if I get weeds or debris on the lure I can tell.

Good Luck.

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Don Varese
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5/19/15 9:55 AM CST
OnThe8 -

I use 10 lb XT for walleye trolling but I'm new at walleye trolling and that seemed to be the most popular. Also, the flicker shad depth chart lists, 10 lb XT.

Just change your search to: "walleye trolling braid vs mono". Only this time you will get more choices between lines, mono, braid, leadcore...

Hope this helps

JESSE QUALE
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5/19/15 9:55 AM CST
Onthefigure8 i have a post up about trolling couple weeks back. Big Smile


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