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tunrevir

Wheres everyone fishing for the 4th?

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I figured many of us would be on the water over the 4th and was just curious to see where people are headed and type of fish they are targeting. I'm headed to the cabin in Wisc. to fish the Flambeau for a mixed bag of eyes, pike, skis, smallies and cats.

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Tunrevir. is the Flambeau by Hayward? We will be fishing Kab and Nam. and ataying at the Frontier Resort on the Ash River. Sure hope the weather cooperates smile

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Turtle-Flambeau near Ladysmith. The Chippewea and the Holcombe flowages are a short hop away as well. Good luck up on Kab!

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Heading up to Winni with the family for a week. It sounds like the walleye bite has been on so I can't wait.

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I'll be in the Perham area looking for Walleye/Pike, and in the Outing area looking for Bass/Pike.

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Walking the parking lot collecting carts! I have to work on the 4th.

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I just seperated my shoulder on friday so fishing is gonna be out for me for a while. Hopefully not for long. I dont know what to expect never done this before.

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Croixflats, sorry to hearabout the shoulder but depending on the grade seperation you could be back on the water within a week or two. I seperated mine last year on the 5th of July. had to have my buddies fight most of the fish on Lake Michigan but not this year! Good luck with that.

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Thanks, tunrevir

You heading back to Lake Michigan this year. Did you a charter out there or did you guys have your own boat. Do you fish for the salmon or what ever big fish that hits. One of these days Id like to make it out there.

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Salmon off my buddies boat but this is my maiden voyage with my boat. All rigged and redy to rock. Get over there and try it you will make it an annual event!

Tunrevir~

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I'm staying local and fishing around the Duluth area. St. Louis River, Fish or Island Lakes. I might shoot up to Vermillion for a day if the bite is slow around Duluth.

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This year I will be fishing Lake Petenwell. Can't wait to get over there and pull some eyes.

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I'll be guiding on Lake Vermilion. Musky for sure, but probably some multi-species action as well.

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Just got back from Kab. I'm staying home. To many people out on the 4th for me. It's hard to get to the launch early enough to get a parking spot at most city lakes.

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Sounds like we will get some wide and varied reports back after the fourth! This is awsome! Guys and Gals, be safe out there, obey the laws and look for others you can help out while on the water as some of these folks don't get out often. Keep them coming!

Tunrevir~

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Ill be on big marine on friday. we should have a total of 4 boats out. midday we will all come in and fire up the grills and eat.

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Shizzy do you have a place up there? I grew up on that lake and my parents still live there. That where we go for the 4th but this year were trying Kab.

Wishin how did you on Kab?

Later, HTB

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We will be staying at Highbanks Resort on Winnie in their new campground.

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Heading for Flag Island Resort on LOW Thursday morning thru Sunday.

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No where, don't own a boat, and if I did I wouldn't even go fishing cuz everyone and their grandma is going to be out with this nice weekend. So I will take the high road and be with the family and tie some flys, get things ready for bow hunting, and fall fishing as well. I've slaughtered my fair share of fish already this spring and early summer, so missing this weekend or the next 2 or 3 isn't going to hurt my feelings.

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Staying in town so local lakes. Saturday will probably be Tonka - get on very early and fish while everyone is recovering from the celebration on the 4th and get off before the cabin cruisers start rolling around. Not sure about Sunday.

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