DeSoto Bend is Open

Discussion in 'IOWA LAKES / RESERVOIRS TALK' started by Mrquickset, Apr 17, 2008.

  1. Mrquickset

    Mrquickset New Member

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    State:
    Arkansas
    Desoto just opened yesterday and I'm hearing reports of small walleye and a few reports of small crappie being caught.

    If you're up this way and want a good place to eat...try the Bluegrass Cafe...the food is Great. and the prices are reasonable.
     
  2. FLATHEAD STEVE

    FLATHEAD STEVE New Member

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    DESMOINES IOWA
    Thanks for the tip! I will have to try that.
     

  3. catfishlarryiowa

    catfishlarryiowa New Member

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    State:
    Iowa
    talked to a friend today 4/ 22/ 08. that knows someone that works up there an said there was a big fish kill. from some kind of run off that went into the lake. Larry!
     
  4. jdstraka

    jdstraka Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    State:
    Council Bluffs, Iowa
    Name:
    John

    I got the Same report about the fish kill Larry,Anyway I know the last fue years the cattin hasn't been as it was 7/8 years ago. J.D.
     
  5. MO RIVER MAN

    MO RIVER MAN New Member

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    State:
    IOWA
    I heard the same thing last year and the crappie fishing wasn't that good. haven't been up there yet this year so i don't know.
     
  6. nudimeyer126

    nudimeyer126 New Member

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    State:
    iowa
    I heard the same thing last year too. Caught alot of small crappies at Arrowhead today no keepers though.