|Studies show woody debris is good for lakes|
By Kurt Krueger
THE JIG and leech landed right next to the partly submerged shoreline tree, falling toward the bottom in what I guessed would be a maze of sticks and branches.
Slowly lifting the tip to pull the bait through the snag, the move was met with a single tap — a bite — that was so aggressive you could have felt it on a broomstick-sized muskie rod.
I responded with a hook-set and the fight was on. Though the fish got hooked up on a branch for a moment, out of the tree came a fat 18-inch walleye. The fiesty summer fish was all over the
|Tuesday, August 16, 2011 2:19 PM|