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by Blackdog1101
Sun May 27, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Anyone fishing?
Replies: 15
Views: 3820

There are few mayfly hatches left in SEMN. Farming chemicals have pretty much killed all but blue wing olives. The last really good light Hendrickson hatch I saw was probably 15 years ago. I’d be more apt to have your friend use a bead head caddis pupa. They are abundant.
by Blackdog1101
Sun May 20, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: New Spinning Rod Advice
Replies: 7
Views: 1856

I’ve git a St. Croix panfish rod I use for bluegills and crappies, I think it would be great for trout too.
by Blackdog1101
Sun May 06, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Fishing Saturday 5/5
Replies: 0
Views: 824

Fishing Saturday 5/5

I got out on a popular stream south of 90. Lots of people were out in the morning, but thinned out by noon. The water was a little dirty but very fishable. There were tons of egg laying caddis everywhere, the fish pretty much ignored everything I tried. Had lunch with some friends, and good conversa...
by Blackdog1101
Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Auditors Report Put BAH, Deer Farms On Hot seat
Replies: 7
Views: 2262

Wow! That map is really alarming.
by Blackdog1101
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Video: The Caddis
Replies: 9
Views: 2792

Sweet video!
by Blackdog1101
Sun Apr 22, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: 4/22/18
Replies: 3
Views: 1114

Glad you got out! I waffled about giving it a try, but will wait until next weekend.
by Blackdog1101
Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: SEMN Weather??
Replies: 3
Views: 1073

SEMN Weather??

How much snow and/or rain did SEMN get today? How far North did it extend? We had zero precipitation in the Minneapolis area.
by Blackdog1101
Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Bitten By The Home Waters Bug
Replies: 9
Views: 2008

I used to consider a certain small stream North of Rochester as my home waters. I fished it a lot and knew it well. But I grew a little bored with it and don’t fish it as much any longer. I get there occasionally, but prefer other streams with more challenges.
by Blackdog1101
Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Rising Brookies
Replies: 3
Views: 1188

Very nice!
by Blackdog1101
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Hay Creek
Replies: 3
Views: 1125

The thing that threw me off the most was that the head of the hiking trail was blocked off by stumps and a no trespassing sign. I’ll check with Lake City DNR.