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Fishing for Walleye

Fishing For Walleye

The past month has been a bit of a rollercoaster ride.  We started off with an excellent bite as usual for early June, boating many very good sized walleye.  With some very large walleye mixed ...
nice walleye lil buddy

Early Summer Fishing Report For Alexandria

We started off the fishing season with below average water temps, but in just a few short weeks the water warmed quickly.  We actually saw the water temperatures jump above average for this time of ...
taking the bait

2014 Minnesota Fishing Opener

It’s hard to believe it’s already been over a week since the 2014 Minnesota fishing opener, but lucky for us the fishing has been getting better by the day.  As always on opener, some anglers ...
ice free in alexandria

Ice Free In Alexandria!

It’s hard to believe we were fishing on the ice less than two weeks ago and now most of the lakes are ice free!  The strong winds and rain cleared off the ice quickly this ...
another sunfish

April 11th, Last Call for Ice Fishing!

We went from driving trucks and wheel houses last weekend to needing tall boots to walk on in only 3 days.  The sun is very powerful this time of year.  Couple that with 70deg temps ...
plenty of sunfish and crappies

Sunfish And Crappies

  Even with the cool temps we've been having, most of the snow we received early last week is gone.  The outlook for the weekend looks to be much warmer though with temps in the 50's.  The ...
sunnies and crappies for dinner

Snow Melt And Ice Fishing

Today we hit a high temp of 40 degrees, and with the sun being so powerful, it melted snow quickly.  It was a gorgeous day to be on the ice… and get a tan!  The ...
catching sunfish

Secrets to Catching Bluegill and Crappie in Alexandra!

The ice conditions across the area are excellent.  I’ve been finding anywhere from 24”-30” of ice on average, with vehicle traffic nearly everywhere.  The only issue has been the snow and blowing snow.  The bigger ...
12 inch crappie

December Ice Fishing Report

Ice conditions are excellent across the Alexandria area.  I have been finding 14”-18” of ice on every lake I’ve been on in the last week.  Travel has been pretty easy with minimal areas where a ...