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St Croix North of Oceola?

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I just started fishing cats... I went on the Croix in the Franconia area with a friend and managed a 2 fish (and two turtles) in our first outing. I have seen a lot of info on the Minnesota and the 'ssippi but not much about the Croix. I live in the E. Metro so the Croix is close should I stick with the Croix or make the drive across town?

Any tips would be great... All the info on here is awesome. Thanks.

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You are in good catfish country on the Croix. All three rivers are excellent rivers for both channel and flathead catfish. Maybe next time out just tweek your presentation a bit, you know bring an assortment of different baits, maybe move and try a few spots. Remember, fresh cut suckers are hard to beat, just change your bait out every half hour or so for best results...

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How is the landing a Franconia is it deep enough to put in a larger boat and how far can you go north and south till it shallows up?

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