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Posted: 4/7/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/4/2015
Hot Spots: 3
We had a fun but chilly morning out on Potholes this past Saturday! We fished the Crab Creek arm in 18-25 FOW. The fish are starting to move up into the shallower water and are coming out of their sp...
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By: esew
Posted: 4/6/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 3/29/2015
Hot Spots: 3
Arrived at Potholes State Park around 4:00 on Friday from Seattle and set up camp. Went scouting with the boat just before sunset and hooked into a smalleye along the shore by crab creek. Saturday...
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Posted: 4/4/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/28/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Spectacular fishing! It was pre spawn last weekend. A friend and I started fishing at 10:30am satarday.. It was very windy, so we finished out of the wind near Road M southeast in 13 feet of water and...
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Posted: 4/4/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 4/4/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Fished the potholes today. Fishing was epic....we fishing 8am to 2pm and caught 2 nice keepers around 19 in and about 6 minnows you could see thru. Then we decided to hit a spot I've heard about fro...
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By: juggalo
Posted: 4/3/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 4/3/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Will be fishing potholes the next three days,just arrived at the state park.would be cool to meet so other members if any are up for it.weather is quite pleasant 42 degrees with a slight breeze,with t...
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Posted: 3/30/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 3/29/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Started out at about 8 and fished until noon. We caught 18 walleye with all but 3 fish released. We only keep fish 16" and bigger. Two of the keepers were 17' and My son got a 20". The winds were a li...
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Posted: 3/29/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 3/27/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Our walleye bite has been very good, yes there are lots of "smalleye" chewing up bait but lots of 16-19" eaters and several 23-28" big fish. Fished Tuesday thru Friday and boated 66 walleye 15" and bi...
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By: bennick
Posted: 3/26/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 3/25/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Got on the lake at about 5, trolled infront of Medicare beach at about 20-50 FOW, caught 10 smalleye and caught nothing over 11 inches. Talked to a few guys that were out there and nobody seemed to be...
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Posted: 3/23/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/21/2015
Hot Spots: 3
It has been a while since I have been fishing, lost my fishing partner/father in January and really have not felt like hitting the water. I will put an urn and ashes in the boat so he will still be fi...
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Posted: 3/23/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/18/2015
Hot Spots: 0
We fished potholes on 3/18 and 3/19. Over the 2 days we covered most of the lake. We found most of our fish around humps close to deep water. Most fish were caught in 40 to 60ft. Most came from crab c...
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Posted: 3/23/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/21/2015
Hot Spots: 2
Well we were dumb enough to go out and try fishing with the winds blowing at 25-30 mph. There 2-3 foot white caps on the potholes that made fishing interesting. We tried fishing in the main body of wa...
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Posted: 3/18/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/16/2015
Hot Spots: 2
We got a late start and didn't get on water until noon. Made a couple passes at crab creek and caught a bunch of smalleye. Trolled over towards gravel pit and really got into the fish. Almost everythi...
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Posted: 3/16/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 3/13/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Started fishing at about 8:00 until 1:00. Threw everything at the fish, but only caught one 13" fish which was released. I only saw about 4 fish caught between the 14 boats that were out there. I thin...
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By: member16
Posted: 3/10/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/8/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Got out early and caught a couple 16-18" in Walleye between Lind Coulee and Medicare Beach. Took a short break and came back to fishing around noon to find the bite seemed to pick up. Wife and I lan...
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Posted: 3/10/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 3/9/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Went out for a couple hours and caught 6 walleye. Only 2 were keeper size 19 and 20", the rest I released. Trolling the flats near crab creek. Slow death hooks trolling at 1.1 mph using planer boards....
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Posted: 3/9/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/7/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Fished at the mouth of crab creek in 30-50' of water trolling with slow death hooks and smile blades. The fish seemed to like the silver smile blade the best. Fishing was a little slow as we only caug...
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By: flybum101
Posted: 3/8/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/7/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Headed out for a day of fishing with my dad and granddad at Potholes. Put in at the Lind-Coulee launch around 9 o'clock and trolled for a little while just out from the launch at the mouth of the Coul...
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Posted: 3/8/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 3/7/2015
Hot Spots: 2
We got out on the water about 8:00am and put in at the Lind-coulee launch. We fished first half of day near the launch and caught quite a few smalleye bottom walking. Moved out of the coulee area into...
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Posted: 3/3/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/1/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Took my 7 yr old son out to the Potholes Resivor and we caught 23 walleye. We kept 11 fish, one was 16" the rest were between 18" and 21". We released all other fish as we don't keep any walleye under...
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Posted: 2/24/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 2/22/2015
Hot Spots: 3
Left Friday around 1030 am head to Moses lake to do some walleye fishing with my family for the first time. Got there around 3ish, after settling in the hotel then headed to tri city outfitters to gat...
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By: bennick
Posted: 2/23/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 2/22/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Potholes for the first time with a few friends on Sunday, we had never fished for walleye and wanted to give it a shot. After looking online for the best way to catch these fish we decided to ...
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Posted: 2/23/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 2/22/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Launched out of Mardon around 7:00 am, worked the goose area humps from 25 to 40 FOW, marked a few fish on the wind side of humps, worked them with jigs and crawlers, blade baits, rattle baits, pretty...
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By: benji808
Posted: 2/21/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 2/20/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Fished all day pulling bottom walkers at Lind Coulee. 2 hits but none landed. Lots of other boats, nobody caught any fish at all.
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By: buc
Posted: 2/17/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 2/15/2015
Hot Spots: 0
The bite was on hard to keep a limit as all the fish where around mid 20's " + a couple around 27". Switched it up this time using brass and blue blades.
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By: C-money
Posted: 2/16/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 2/15/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Fished the pack of boats off the Dunes/Crab Creek area of the Potholes. Fishing was slow for us. We tried blade baits with no luck. Caught one small walleye, and a perch on worm harness/ bottom bounce...
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