Gull Lake is giving up walleyes after dark in seven to 10 feet of water. Bowtie Bar or the rock pile have been two of the better areas. During the day, you'll find a few walleyes in 22 to 30 feet here. The deeper weedlines on North Long Lake have kicked out walleyes during daytime hours, while night action has increased in five to 10 feet along the north shore of the lake. North Long has also produced crappies on Beetle Spins on the 10- to 15-foot humps. Look to Lake Hubert for bass in 16 to 20 feet of water.
Muskies are still very active throughout the lake. Rocks and weedbeds are holding numbers of active fish, with nine to 14 feet being the magic depth. Topwater baits or bucktails have fooled several big muskies in these areas again this week. Walleye anglers are finding success along the breaklines in Sucker Bay near Goose Island, and on the flats near the Duck Points. Better depths have been seven to 17 feet, with crawlers being the preferred bait. Other spots worth noting for walleyes have been Agency Bay, Sand Point, and Five Mile Point. Perch action has been very good near Sand Point in nine to 12 feet of water.
In the east, the shallow rocks seem to be kicking out better numbers of fish than the deep structure. Most of these walleyes and perch are being found in 12 to 18 feet of water. The deep gravel and mud should be your second option this week. Crankbaits or spinner rigs have worked best. Smallmouth bass continue to hit on the shallow rocks, with rattle baits working best. Muskie and northern pike anglers continue to do very well in areas with significant vegetation producing better numbers and bigger fish. In the west, during the day, the tops and edges of most flats are still producing walleyes.
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