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04-07-2008, 12:16 AM
Does anyone know where the best smelt fishing is?...and when do you think they will be runnin?

04-07-2008, 01:33 AM
i totally forgot about them last year...i think i will go out this year, thanks for the reminder!

04-07-2008, 07:55 AM
U may have to dig through the ice...its a wee bit early yet. LOL

04-07-2008, 07:58 AM
yeah - smelts!!

i'm bound and determined to go this year - it would be an interesting experience 4 my darlings.

now... to find someone to go with!

04-07-2008, 08:32 AM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: lana411</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Does anyone know where the best smelt fishing is? </div></div> Yes I sure do, but I can't tell ya because it's on private property, lol

04-07-2008, 08:42 AM
They usually show up at Thessalon or even further east and then all along the north shore. Haviland, Harmony, Old mill bay, Chippewa are the most common spots. They usually show up when the water gets up to about 40-42 degrees. I'd say about 2-3 more weeks.