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Very nice! I have never caught a Smallie through the ice before. I can imagine they put up a heck of a fight, especially when they are over 17"!

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Been putting up some decent smallies and largemouth the last week cranking wingdams and fishing plastics on the riprap and wood. Fish are definitely moving. Pool 8/9


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What no pics of any Giants yet from the new season? Nothing big, but here's a few from the last couple weeks to try and get the pics rolling again! I'm sure someone has some real fish to post! :grin:





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 great day! started out prefishing the trolling for troops event north of little falls with a friend, then finished the day half ways to the cities with son in law and his cuz. Sunset at the end was just dandy.   




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5 hours ago, ZachD said:

Have you been taking bumps of cough syrup leech?


Naw, just bored last night and was trying to help the site hit count! Off to the lake again for the weekend on my Daul sport bike so that may help a bit! :lol:

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Finally broke 5 this year with this nice North Country Bass caught on a zoom Lizard. Came in at 5-1. Wow, sorry for the up close look at the white knobby legs, just noticed that now! :lol:




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Few pics from my recent trip to Central MN.


Nice largemouth



I decided I was going to throw a lot of swimbaits this year. They worked well until they were inevitably stolen by pike.




You know it's gonna be a good day when you catch a fatty before you even leave the ramp.



Brace of nice smallies.


Pig largemouth.


Pretty smallmouth on a jerkbait.



More quality largemouth.



Smallmouth selfie.



Another largemouth



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I know, everyone just posts on FB now, but figured I would throw something out here!

Got a nice 4-9 Sat evening. Buddy and I were ending a slow night on a popular area lake and I just said, 'There has to be a fish on this weed edge, what the He!! fish, come on!'. About a minute later I felt some weeds, but then the weeds fought back. When it went under the boat, my buddy said, I don't think it is a weed!  This one found my Arashi 5 Squarebill hard to resist.


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