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Fishing Reports

September 7 Fishing Report

Jim Janssen, owner of Voyagaire Lodge & Houseboats reported fair catch for walleyes this week. The crappie bite has turned on as well as strong northern action. While vacationing at Pine Point Lodge, Resort and Motel, Tom, from Dayton, MN had his best luck using drop shots in 15'.  He caught this 22.5" walleye using…
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August 31 Fishing Report

Maddy, a guests staying at Cabins on Cranel, from River Falls, WI caught this beautiful crappie on Crane Lake. Her party also caught several walleye fishing with guide Russ and enjoyed an excellent shore Lunch at My Island. Other guests from Cabins on Crane, John and Amy from Thief River Falls, reported excellent pike and bass…
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August 24 Fishing Report

Jim Janssen, owner of Voyagaire Lodge & Houseboats reported that fishing for his guests has really picked up.  Over the last two weeks, walleye’s have been decent and caught in up to depths of 20' while pike have been in the weeds lines. Bruce Beste, owner of Cabins on Crane, reported that Matt’s party of 10…
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August 17 Fishing Report

Chris, a guest at Pine Point Lodge, Resort & Motel, reported that bottom bouncers with worms have been working great for bass and walleye.  He recommends trying them in about 20’ just like this young lady did.  Here is Savaia, with her catch of the day.  A whopping 25" walleye. ...Thank you for your assistance,…
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August 10 Fishing Report

Crane Lake fishing continues to have a good variety of catches this week.  Most fishermen are using jigs or lindy rigs tipped with worms in up to 24' deep.  Others are casting the shorelines using crank baits. Photos below are courtesy of Pine Point Lodge, Resort & Motel guests, Ted, with his 34" pike and 22" walleye; and Chris with…
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August 3 Fishing Report

Bruce Beste, owner of Cabins on Crane, reported Greg and John fished in Loon Lake yesterday afternoon and caught 6 very nice walleyes. They were fishing 9 to 13 feet water using jig and leech and hook and minnow with a slip sinker. Jim Janssen, owner of Voyagaire Lodge and Houseboats, reported that they are…
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July 27 Fishing Report

Jim Janssen, owner of Voyagaire Lodge and Houseboats reported good action actually in the shallows on the edge of weed beds. While staying at Pine Point Lodge, Resort and Motel, Aaron, from Elmhurst, IL was reported as the best dad ever! He put his daughter, Sophie on this 20 ¾” small mouth bass which was the winning fish in…
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July 20th Fishing Report

While staying at Pine Point Lodge, Resort & Motel, this past week, fishing with a wacky worm, Kelsey caught and released this giant 20" largemouth bass. I am not sure who was more excited, dad or Kelsey? All I heard was that Dad was scrambling for the net. Another guest, Doug, reported great walleye fishing.  He…
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July 13 Fishing Report

Jerry Pohlman, owner and guide from Nelson’s Resort, reported on his fishing day.  His guest, John, caught and released, not one, but two 28" walleyes. Very nice fish!!  The group also caught many others walleyes and northern and returned to the resort with their limit of 15” to 17" walleyes. Bruce Beste, owner of Cabins…
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