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Big Lasalle Lake

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Anyone been fishing Big Lasalle this winter (Lake Itaska area); I've never been on it but the DNR report looks interesting. I'm spending the weekend by Bagley and am looking to get out for a little ice fishing. Thought I'd try Long for some Rainbows in the morning and am looking for a lake close to there to try for crappies later in the day. Any suggestions appreciated.

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grouser, look to some of the lakes very close to Bagley for some decent crappie action. You don't have to travel far....

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Matt, you remind me a bit of an old girlfriend years ago in college; she'd show a little leg and maybe wear a low cut blouse and that was pretty much it. Don't get me wrong though, I appreciate the veiled tip. Actually I get up to that area a fair amount but was thinking of trying something different; that's why I threw out the inquiry about Big Lasalle. The DNR report shows some interesting numbers but it also looks like a tough lake to fish for the first time (not a lot of unique structure); I was looking for some general comments on the lake, but not unexpectedly the guys up in that neck of the woods are pretty tight lipped. I just might give it a try anyway. Good fishing.

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grouser, funny post, but if I remind you of a girl you dated in college we're all in trouble.... ;\)

I've never fished Big Lasalle, but feel free to shoot me an e-mail and I can point you to some lakes that are putting out, instead of showing leg...

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Own a cabin in the area. I went up for a weekend fished lasalle the whole weekend not much luck. Had a couple nice 4-5lb northerns on tip ups, not much else.Try Itasca had some better luck on that lake.

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try squaw lake in itasca park. i had some luck there in the summer.

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grouser, got your e-mail, but couldn't reply, as your e-mail address wasn't listed...

As for your question about the lake you were asking about in the e-mail, yes, I've fished it, and it can be good. You'd be better of elsewhere however for numbers and size... It's loaded with hammer handles too...

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