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I said I'd post a couple pics and maybe a vid of the spawning operation today. Well, here they are-

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zNScET68X2M





It was definitely one of the better field trips I've taken. Got to hold some walleye that would absolutely dwarf anything I've caught. I'm thinking about hitting my local smallmouth spot at sunrise tomorrow. Wanna get a pig smallie on a swimbait. Well see...
 

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I think I tend to suck at walleye fishing in general, though. I'm not terrible but I never get into the big ones like dudes like AO and FishDr do and I've put in a decent amount of time.
 

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I think I tend to suck at walleye fishing in general, though. I'm not terrible but I never get into the big ones like dudes like AO and FishDr do and I've put in a decent amount of time.
If you have put in the time, in the proper location.... the most likely issue left would be presentation. I can tell you for certain that I have caught more walleye (100:1) using a SLOW presentation... especially this time of year. Hope that helps.
 

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And I can't catch anything at Creek! Place sucks for me
it's my belief that nobody ever catches fish at Creek, it's snipe hunting to get people out of the way for your favorite honey hole. "where's the best fishing?" "Dude you should totally go to cherry creek, it's off the hook!....hehehe."

Cherry creek is best left to the dude bro's drunk driving their big boats.

good thing I'm not bitter.
 

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Big fish get big by not being eaten or caught. I cant say the same for us humans. I normally dont fish till after the spawn. But they start shallow and run the shallows till the the bait move out from the shallows. I like fishing the deep when they school up and chase bait
 

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Nice. Ish was effing freezing when I went last year. I took home tons of shad and sucker too, still not sure why I never fish for catfish... Definitely a kick in the nuts seeing the giants in those nets and getting skunked so often there
 
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