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Dale08

Looking for Smelt?

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I am heading up to Red Lake at the end of janurary with a group of guys on our yearly trip and i am looking for a place that i can by some Smelt for the pike up there. I would like to find about a dozen or so frozen smelt about 4 to 6 inches long for the trip. I live in south western minnesota and been looking all over down here in the big grocery stores with no luck. Need some help please.

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Stop in at moreys in either motley or brainerd and they both have smelt on hand. It works great!!

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Hey guys thank you so much for the info. I am going to get a hold of that moreys number and give him a call to make sure they will have some when we come up that way.

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You are looking for smelt now? Why do you have to be looking for smelt now? If you would have been looking for last year at this time I would have had all you needed. Thousand of them 100's of pounds, and not a single person wanted any. I had to use them for trapping bait. Also I made my cat and dog eat 100's of them, good thing though I found out that they are amazing for their coats.

Sorry I just thought that this would be a great place to vent on the fact that I caught way to many smelt a few years back.

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I got one....how big were your smelt?

I'd like to buy some from you in the future if you have a surplus!!!!

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