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Island Lake Kayak Fishing

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Drove halfway across the continent to kayak fish Island Lake. Managed one fat walleye each with heavy effort. Couldn't find any spots deeper than 8 feet and water temps were 77 F. North end of lake was 5 feet deep maximum and 80 F. We saw walleye up in the weeds in 3 feet of water but couldn't figure out how to target them. Gravel launch area is good for canoes and small hand-launch craft and access is good compliments of landowner.

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  1. WLYHNTR's Avatar
    I probably would have tried some floating cranks, sucks pulling weeds off every cast but sometimes it pays off.

    2 Not allowed!
  2. Rowdie's Avatar
    A hook a worm and a bobber a couple feet from the hook.

    0 Not allowed!
  3. Casey Buchholz's Avatar
    Slip bobber with a leech. Although if you can make it over the top with a wake bait or shallow diving crank you can cover a lot more water.

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