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The cold weather vanished and the fishing has improved. Several big pike speared this week, couple of 20's and a 22#. A report came accross that pike are full of whitefish and tullibees and live decoys not working as well as artifical decoys, so keep that in mind. More action now on Daily, Peterson, Mud and Nebraska Bays for spearing.

Anglers catching lots of walleyes on jig and chub 30-35', some crappie action and hearing of lots of nice perch. Remember slot limit on walleyes as lots being caught are above the 17" size. Snowmobile, atv's best mode of travel, the lake still has a minimum amout of snow for lubricating sled rails.

A good first location to try is the mouth of Ash River on Kab. on into Namakan. If that area goes flat, the mouth of Lost Lake and or that shoreline can turn on.

At any rate goodluck and Happy Holidays and good fishing, I'm going to be gone till after Christmas. guts <}}}}}><

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Thank you for all the info. smile.gif Good information for the people that can go up there. Happy holidays and Merry Christmas and a prosperous & safe new year. smile.gif
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Hey glad you guys read the notes, makes it worth while.
Kab has been good to fisherman, both anglers and spearers over the last week. Todays winter blast seems to effect this afternoons bite however. Crappie action was slow over the weekend with some nice fish caught. Walleyes and saugers were pretty active with nice slot fish coming out of Kab along with some above the slot.

Spear fisherman reported that there is alot more activity then in early season which is indeed unusual for this lake.

Lots of pike were coming out of 12-16' of water on tip ups.

The extreme fast moving cold front here now will probably have a short term negative effect on angling for a day or to.

Lots of ice everywhere, only real caution is pressure ridges. Park reports 12-22" of ice throughout Kab, with a good 10-18" on Namakan, and SandPoint..

Good luck to all and Happy New Year!!!!
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Happy New Year smile.gif Guts and I appreciate the info being I don't have time to get up there. I do have a lot of friends that go.
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Hey Phil,
good to hear from ya! I've always wanted to try Kab on ice. SOmeday....

Keep the repo's coming they DO get read!!!!!
Not everyone will come on and post. A lot of non-posters out there!!

Happy New Year!!!!

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