Fishing Report from Lake of the Woods Tourism Bureau 5/29/2019

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Fishing Report

South end
Walleye fishing on fire.
Walleyes from Lighthouse Gap to Rocky Point and up to islands.
Most anchored and jigging with minnows and frozen shiners.
Gold combined with pink, yellow, chartreuse and orange all productive.
Reports of fish in varying depths 15-30′.
Rainy River
Walleyes still in the river and some nice fish being caught.
The river has walleyes along with smallmouth bass, pike and sturgeon.
From the mouth of the river to Birchdale there are 42 miles of river to fish.
Sturgeon season opens July 1st for the catch season again.
NW Angle
Walleye fishing excellent.
Nice fish coming from island and shoreline structure.
Walleyes in shallows to deeper areas.
Most anglers using jig and minnow.
Gold by itself or combined good color choice best.
Saugers, pike and perch also in the mix.

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