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TonyS's picture
I should note I do use 2oz sl
TonyS
2 hours 58 min ago
I should note I do use 2oz slinkies a lot in some of places where Rivers turn up on a regular basis Is there a size limit to slinkies? What's biggest you've made/used?
Gunnar
15 hours 14 min ago
TonyS's picture
That slow drag through the ru
TonyS
3 hours 50 min ago
That slow drag through the run with a slinky can be killer and is overlooked.  I'll use 1-2oz slinkies at times for that, for whatever reason I haven... more Is there a size limit to slinkies? What's biggest you've made/used?
Gunnar
15 hours 14 min ago
Gunnar's picture
I have the same problem with
Gunnar
3 hours 54 min ago
I have the same problem with big pyramids and such. Always either get tired of carrying them and leave them behind right before I need them, or haul... more Is there a size limit to slinkies? What's biggest you've made/used?
Gunnar
15 hours 14 min ago
TonyS's picture
I find I like slinkies most u
TonyS
3 hours 54 min ago
I find I like slinkies most up to about an 1oz.  Above that I can take them or leave them, if I actually need the sticking power of a 2oz+ sinker I... more Is there a size limit to slinkies? What's biggest you've made/used?
Gunnar
15 hours 14 min ago
Eli's picture
Thanks guys! ...and Mike, it'
Eli
6 hours 57 min ago
Thanks guys! ...and Mike, it's pronounced Kebexico spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago
Corey's picture
I'm not sure
Corey
14 hours 9 min ago
I have made a bunch with mountain-climbing rope and .45 caliber musket balls. They don't seem to get snagged, but in heavy current, they don't catch... more Is there a size limit to slinkies? What's biggest you've made/used?
Gunnar
15 hours 14 min ago
Phil's picture
Sweet, Congrats!  That's a gr
Phil
15 hours 54 min ago
Sweet, Congrats!  That's a great shot BTW Burbot smpeterson47
smpeterson47
2 days 11 hours ago
Corey's picture
Wow, nice Greater!
Corey
1 day 1 hour ago
That's a really cool fish. Redhorse, Greater jeanabeana2
jeanabeana2
1 day 3 hours ago
Mike B's picture
Good job Eli, that place look
Mike B
1 day 14 hours ago
Good job Eli, that place looks relatively remote. Must be Ke-bec. spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago
Gunnar's picture
Ditto on hybrids question
Gunnar
1 day 14 hours ago
The only shot at striped bass around here is stocked hybrid "wipers" in some warm lakes and reservoirs. Not going to bother if this rule has changed... more Instructions for the 2015 Spring Species Contest!
Corey
1 week 4 days ago
andy's picture
temporary contest image
andy
1 day 15 hours ago
A temporary contest image will be on the front page at midnight of June 1. As long as you have purchased a button and its on the way, you can use... more contest chatter, outings in june etc
Eric Kol
4 days 19 hours ago
the pyromaniac's picture
Mine's scheduled for the 30th
the pyromaniac
1 day 16 hours ago
Mine's scheduled for the 30th, but I'd like to get a printout just in case.  I did that year before last. contest chatter, outings in june etc
Eric Kol
4 days 19 hours ago
Hal Edward's picture
Temporary Button
Hal Edward
1 day 17 hours ago
My button's not scheduled to get here till the 4th :(. Could we get a temporary print off like last year?   contest chatter, outings in june etc
Eric Kol
4 days 19 hours ago
TonyS's picture
The river bottom on the major
TonyS
1 day 20 hours ago
The river bottom on the majority of the lower Chip is sand or gravel (with some exceptions of rip-rap bank and much of the part in Eau Claire) so... more Good spots near Mondovi WI
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
UpperMi roughangler's picture
Snags
UpperMi roughangler
1 day 21 hours ago
Is there much for snags in that river? Will a heavy slip sinker rig get hung up? That is usually the case up here.   Also, thanks for all the help. I... more Good spots near Mondovi WI
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
Moose439's picture
I'm gonna take your Mom out f
Moose439
1 day 21 hours ago
I'm gonna take your Mom out for a nice seafood dinner and not call her back this June...... contest chatter, outings in june etc
Eric Kol
4 days 19 hours ago
TonyS's picture
Yep - what Andy suggests is o
TonyS
1 day 21 hours ago
Yep - what Andy suggests is often my go-to method, really at most water levels.  One rod with a light sinker in the slowest water (even only a foot... more Good spots near Mondovi WI
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
andy's picture
Bottom rigging
andy
1 day 22 hours ago
Great advice from Tony S.  I would just add that with high water and the Chippewa realatively fast current, you will want to have a handful of heavy... more Good spots near Mondovi WI
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
Deftik's picture
Thats awesome Matt! Thanks fo
Deftik
1 day 22 hours ago
Thats awesome Matt! Thanks for the heads up! Mores Creek, ID -- short trip, nice variety
Matt Miller
4 days 3 hours ago
Divemaster's picture
Thank you! And yes, I caught
Divemaster
1 day 23 hours ago
Thank you! And yes, I caught it on a 3-3.5" classic daredevle which it pounded 1 or 2 seconds after hitting the water. Lake Erie Memorial Day 2015: a Lifer and a Monster
Divemaster
4 days 18 hours ago
TonyS's picture
Best bet is a bottom rig with
TonyS
2 days 1 hour ago
Best bet is a bottom rig with a #4 or 6 hook and a chunk of night crawler. That rig alone could catch you a couple dozen species, potentially. With... more Good spots near Mondovi WI
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
Hengelaar's picture
Great Stuff
Hengelaar
2 days 1 hour ago
Wow, those are some splendid, healthy looking fish. And it sounds like my kinda spot, for sure. Catching great fish at a spot likes that just makes... more spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago
Hengelaar's picture
Nice!
Hengelaar
2 days 1 hour ago
That's a sweet looking river! And a sweet looking River! Redhorse, River smpeterson47
smpeterson47
2 days 11 hours ago
UpperMi roughangler's picture
Chippewa River
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 3 hours ago
My dad grew up on the Chippewa and he mentioned going there to fish.  What tactics are good for that river? A bottom rig? give me some advice as to... more Good spots near Mondovi WI
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
TonyS's picture
The buffalo river runs right
TonyS
2 days 3 hours ago
The buffalo river runs right there, I grew up duck hunting that river but rarely fished it. I don't know any specific spots near mondovi but there... more Good spots near Mondovi WI
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
UpperMi roughangler's picture
Those are some awesome fish!
UpperMi roughangler
2 days 5 hours ago
Those are some awesome fish!   Krazyk, I am pretty sure the one Jeremy Wade caught was a greater. People trolling for walleye and salmon in the big... more spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago
krazyk's picture
Awesome fish. Glorious redhor
krazyk
2 days 13 hours ago
Awesome fish. Glorious redhorse and that smallmouth bass is a damned nice one! Looks like a very nice spot too. Also, on an episode of River... more spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago
Carp Chaser's picture
Fantastic looking spot and fi
Carp Chaser
2 days 13 hours ago
Fantastic looking spot and fish. Those pics turned out great!  spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago
D.T.'s picture
Nice Eli.
D.T.
2 days 15 hours ago
And for sure. My bud has caught sliver horse on a white mister twister. For real! spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago
I have a couple special place
Waxworm
2 days 17 hours ago
I have a couple special places like that too - fish always thrive on peace and solitude as well! Really nice shot of the shortie in the backlit... more spectacular silvers
Eli
2 days 19 hours ago