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#1239815 - 01/21/08 08:22 PM
Red lake crappie Action
troyfideldy Offline
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Registered: 02/02/07
Posts: 170
Loc: Grand Rapids


Sorry guys, my bro wanted me to post his hawg. He caught it on a waxi fishing bluegills. I threw a crappie the same size in our bait bucket. I thought it would be good spearing bait. My bro told me that it would be illegal to transport the fish alive. I laughed said that I would tell the officer that is was a crappie minnow and was just bait. I did let it go. Anyone else got some "big" fish picts?
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#1240151 - 01/22/08 05:50 AM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: troyfideldy]
Matt Johnson Offline
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Registered: 01/23/02
Posts: 9626
Loc: Ramsey, MN
Nice fish! ;\) Gotta love the sense of humor \:\)
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#1241370 - 01/22/08 05:44 PM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: Matt Johnson]
walleyeking19 Online   content
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Registered: 06/02/07
Posts: 1214
Loc: Buffalo, MN
they do grow them big up there!!
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#1241439 - 01/22/08 06:37 PM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: walleyeking19]
Craigums Offline
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Registered: 06/15/07
Posts: 2492
Loc: East Metro, MN
Holy Smokes! No damage to the drag or rod was there?
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#1241473 - 01/22/08 06:55 PM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: Craigums]
jwhjr Offline
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Registered: 06/08/05
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Loc: Cottage Grove/Perham/Outing
I've been putting off a trip to Red because I heard the crappies weren't big enough, but that picture has changed my mind
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#1242062 - 01/23/08 06:50 AM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: jwhjr]
CALVINIST Offline
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Registered: 09/06/03
Posts: 1789
Loc: West metro, mn,
That's a big fish...if you're 18" feet tall!
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#1242387 - 01/23/08 09:29 AM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: troyfideldy]
TurnUpTheFishing Offline
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Registered: 11/18/04
Posts: 2385
Loc: So. Maplewood
Troyfideldy, thats a slab!

Here is one of my BULL GILLS!
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#1242556 - 01/23/08 11:17 AM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: TurnUpTheFishing]
ozzie Offline
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Registered: 03/02/05
Posts: 4715
Loc: central minnesota
\:D That is a "BIG" gill.....find that in the minnow bucket I hope cause I can't imagine the size of bait it would take to catch that pig!!!


Edited by ozzie (01/23/08 11:18 AM)
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#1242722 - 01/23/08 12:55 PM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: ozzie]
Craigums Offline
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Registered: 06/15/07
Posts: 2492
Loc: East Metro, MN
WOW! that just amazes me! How in the heck did you catch that thing, scoop net? I'm never going to complain about only catching small fish ever again
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#1246786 - 01/26/08 12:16 AM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: Craigums]
fishersofmen Offline
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Registered: 01/09/08
Posts: 2794
Loc: Buffalo
Will definately feed a family of 7.
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#1246849 - 01/26/08 07:06 AM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: fishersofmen]
Kyle Sandberg Offline
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Registered: 06/22/06
Posts: 1742
Loc: On the lake...
I've got crappies in my minnow bucket I can see through. That one above is something amazing.
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#1249824 - 01/28/08 08:37 PM
Re: Red lake crappie Action [Re: Kyle Sandberg]
TurnUpTheFishing Offline
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Registered: 11/18/04
Posts: 2385
Loc: So. Maplewood
That bull gill really put my tackle to the test!

Actually I caught about a pound pike and he managed to wrap himself in about 5 pounds of weeds and a few of the fingerling 'gills got stuck in the weeds.

Ive actually hooked smaller, on a crankbait! Actually snagged is a better way to put it. I snagged two sunnies about the same size on one crankbait this past summer. Only time Ive got two fish on crankbait...
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