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What’s the Best Minnesota Lake to Check Out For This Weekend’s Fishing Opener?

Fishing opener is this weekend and I have to say I'm pretty excited because to me, this signal that we're officially headed in to summer!

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Jerry Fishing
Jerry Carlson / By changing our strategy to a live bait presentation, we were able to successfully target big northern on Rainy Lake reefs.
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Adopting A New Strategy Led To Success

My friend, Charlie Simkins and I, have been making an annual trek to Island View Lodge on Rainy Lake with a group of anglers for a number of years. Although Rainy is noted as a quality northern fishery, by the time we get there in mid July, the northern are out of the bays and on the reefs where the walleye are located.

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Pete Hanson circa 1975
Pete Hanson circa 1975
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I’ll Be Reeling In Tomorrow’s Minnesota Fishing Opener

Ladies & gentlemen, start you boat motors, as the 2014 Minnesota Fishing Opener hits at midnight tonight. Walleye, Northern, Bass, Crappie, Trout, Perch. Bring 'em all on. I will be up north at the cabin for the big day tomorrow. Part fishing, part tradition, part looking' forward to summer (and probably part making a fire).

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