Smallmouth Bass fishing is very good in the nestor falls part of lake of the woods. In this part of the lake, the numerous bays, islands and points provide anglers so many places to fish for smallmouth bass. There is a lot of rock in this part of the lake, which definitely helps the smallmouth bass fishing. If you take a look at a good map, you will see all the awesome areas you can fish with rocks, points, islands and this area isn’t super deep, so the bass that are around are a little easier to find.
This area has a lot of smallmouth bass in the 2 to 3 pound range with big fish up to 5 pounds. Time it right in the spring and you can catch smallmouth bass all over the shorelines. In summer and fall, fish the deeper drop-offs and make sure to check out some of the reefs in deeper water. You should be able to find plenty of areas to fish and catch a lot of smallmouth bass if you know what you’re doing.
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