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Had a couple free hrs to kill yesterday so I headed to one of our local lakes.  Set up in 15-18ft, started marking fish right away. This lake is gin clear, so weeds drow deep. The trick was to find irregular pockets in the weedine. This is where I found the larger fish.

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The Chemist

Do i heard a rumor that a large northern was taken in richmond area (33lbs) . Seen pictures of the fish but question whether the lake i was told is correct. Not looking for the lake name though I have that.

 

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IceHawk

Haven't heard of any big pike being taken out of my area, but I know a young kid got a 33 lb pike out in South Dakota last week.  More than likely the fish you heard about. It was a beast and what better ending than a youngster hooking something like that he's hooked for life!

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smurfy

Got bored so took a cruise around the chain. Not much for activity.most activity was on long by the island just south of cozy corners. The usual small towns in rice few on the meth hole area. Long down by browns was almost deserted.

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On 2/3/2018 at 5:31 AM, The Chemist said:

Do i heard a rumor that a large northern was taken in richmond area (33lbs) . Seen pictures of the fish but question whether the lake i was told is correct. Not looking for the lake name though I have that.

 

If it's the fish I know about, it was speared on Rice.  One of my tenants showed me the fish the other weekend.  

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The Chemist

Yes that would be the one. A friend of mine sent it to me. The guy who got it is a friend of his nephew. 

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