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So I was up fishing at Lake George tonight from shore by the dock area and this large fishing kept sticking his head out of the water and swimming on top...almost like a dolphin does...to me it looked like a salmon but I know that they wouldn't be around here...another guy docking at the moment seen it and was confused as by what it is too...any one know?

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LEECH21

muskies have been known to stick their heads out of the water and swim around. No one knows for sure why they do this??? Don't think theres muskies in George though??? Weird! Could be a pike I guess.

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sparcebag

Could be a dogfish gulping air? confused.gif

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primetime49

We lived on George for 3 seasons and it used to be directly connected to Nest which feeds from MUSKY overflow from fisheries rearing pond on flood conditions.

So just like Green having them and 3 48 inch and larger from Nest last season its probaly a MUSKIE.

In November go out on bar below bible camp crosses with large one foot dead three days on the dashboard in a bag suckers on a green ELMER HINCKLY Jig with single blade same color and tou will have fun with 13 to 15 pound NORTHERN PIKE.

A freind of mine lived two doors down from where we lived and ice fished ,when asked how the walleye bite was he would say not so good.

In the spring when fishing was over he would show us several pictures of true catch and release walleyes.

Its truly sad that when county road was rebuilt they basically destroyed the height of water passage from Nest.

Those fish for George are now the last of a dynasty.

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PRIME, WHAT THE HECK IS "bar below bible camp crosses with large one foot dead three days on dash board in a bag suckers on a green elmer hinkley ....????

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PRIME, WHAT THE HECK IS "bar below bible camp crosses with large one foot dead three days on dash board in a bag suckers on a green elmer hinkley ....????


He got excited!Got toung tied!!@ shocked.gifgrin.gifcool.gif

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