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Video - Fort Peck Montana Lake Trout Episode Two

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Day two of ice fishing Fort Peck Montana jigging for lake trout. Today we started out a little slower, but had some steady action throughout the day including a solid 13.5# lake trout as well as multiple other nice fish. Spoons seemed to be the key today, where the other days we had more success with hair jigs or big jigs with largo shad. We were set up in about 50 FOW off the side of a main lake point.

 

Episode three coming soon, including the biggest lake trout of the trip!

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtX3xtHsU6M

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15 hours ago, leech~~ said:

Nice.  Didn't look like much ice there?

This spot was super variable depending on snowcover. We'd go from being on 8" of ice to less than 4" within a matter of 20 feet sometimes. The spot we were set up on only had about 4". Made me a little nervous at first.

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