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Glorious Weekend!

Glorious Weekend!

The weather forecast for the weekend is perfect, maybe a bit warm but not oppressive. Walleye have been reacting to the warmer weather by seeking the cooler water around the reefs in Rainy Lake and in the stronger current of Rainy River. On the Lake, the walleye are in 25 to 30 feet of water […]
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Some pretty warm temperatures have been driving people to the lake, and they are jumping in, not fishing. Anglers that are getting out say the walleye have moved from shoreline haunts and are congregating around the submerged reefs in the deeper parts of the lake. There, the best bet is jigging with a leech. Some […]
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Walleye on the Move

Anglers say the majority of walleye have moved to the submerged humps throughout the deeper waters of Rainy Lake, yet they are still finding some on the shallower windy points while trying for smallmouth bass. The best fishing is on the humps in about 30 feet of water and the best bet is jigging with […]
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Cool Waters on Hot Days

The forecast calls for some hot weather into the next week or so. It’s a good thing we have Rainy Lake to offer some respite. That cooler water and hot Sun might also affect walleye fishing. Right now, the walleye have been caught on the windblown points in the morning in 16 to 20 feet […]
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Work on your tan, catch a fish.

Nice sunny and warm weather can make for a perfect day fishing and boating. In the morning anglers are casting lures to the rocky southern shorelines for smallmouth bass. As the sun comes gets higher in the sky, head for the submerged humps like the series of reefs between Grindstone Island and the Fox Islands. […]
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Beautiful summer weather has settled into Borderland and along with balmy weather we have a great walleye bite. Anglers are having good success around the submerged humps on both sides of the Brule Narrows. If it’s calm jig with a minnow in about 25 feet of water, and troll a spinner rig and minnow in […]
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Great Weather!

It has warmed up and the immediate forecast is for pretty moderate summer weather. The water temperature also warmed up and that caused walleye and northern pike to be more active. Anglers have been doing well jigging with a minnow in about 20 feet of water when it’s calm and trolling a minnow on a […]
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The Weather is Fine, fishing also!

We have hit some warm weather for the area and Rainy Lake temperatures are warming. With that, the walleye bite got a bit better. Jigging with a light white jig tipped with a minnow has been working in 20 feet of water or so. Anglers have been hitting the likely spots in Sand Bay and […]
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Great Weekend!

The weather looks perfect for the Memorial Day long weekend. Expect to see walleye anglers taking advantage of a pretty good bite. The best results have been using gold jigs tipped with minnows in 20 to 25 feet of water over the submerged reefs. Also, slow trolling with a gold or white spinner rig near […]
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Walleye Found!

The walleye opener on Rainy Lake answered the question of where the walleye might be. Anglers are jigging in 20 to 25 feet of water for the best success. Speculation had been over whether they would be found near rocky shorelines and islands or over the submerged reefs in the lake and the answer is […]
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International Falls, MN 56649

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