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Well.. I had some time to myself This morning and Since finally nothing had me tied up I figuered I'd Hit the River I havn't been out since 11/22 with only three carp that day, which I didn't report. After a new hair cutt Yesturday felt pretty good... Not shaggy. I hit the Falls... And To my surprise nothing I was expecting.. Skim ice... So I Took the Water temp.. Came in at 49 Degrees.. So Went To try another spot a little deeper. I found the bluegill and one crappie between 8-10 feet deep.

Heres pics.

George 23 Total Fish.. about 15 nice ones rest were below 6 inches.

And From my outing today i change my ice prediction to December 9th.


Feels Like: 16

Wind: 17mph E

Sky: Overcast/Cloudy

Water: Clear

Water Temp: 49

Water Visibility: 2 1/2 Feet

Rod: Berkley Lightning Stick 6'0

Reel: Rapala Size 20

Line: 4 lb Trilene XL

Lure: Jig and White nail tail.

Time: 10:00am - 12:00am

Perch Guy


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Nice fish, George! That Foster dam is a gem... almost year round! Have you seen the new show on channel 11 called "Chicago By The River"? They show that spot. Pretty cool. Check it out if you get a chance.
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