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stomper87

Is sunfish lake still a good place to go?

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I'm planing on take some young kids out on Sunday and was wonder if sunfish lake north of waterville is still having a crappie bite going on. Also where would be the best place to set up. Thank you for all your help.

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Head N and E of the landing and start drilling. You'll run into 'em.

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these fish still running small? A few years back a guy could catch all the 6-7" crappies you wanted. We used to fish in the deeper water to the south of the landing.

Still a bunch of northerns out there? Looking to run tip ups maybe one day...

thanks.

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Lots of snot rockets and small pan fish but in due time, you can sort into some nicer fish.

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