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Hockey Guy

Muskies in Kabetogama or Namakan?

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Hockey Guy

I've been fishing Kab/Nam for 28 years and I have never heard of anyone pulling a Muskie out. However, there are some nice Northern in there. I have caught some nice Northern on my Muskie lures. In my opinion, the most fun you can have on Kab/Nam is cast'n for those smallies!

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GRIZ

Mr. B, Get map of Namakan and find groups of Islands directly off of deep water. Fish those with reeds or upcoming weedy areas near them. These spots have produced huge pike, not alot but usually always worth the work. I still have nightmares about one particular pike that came from such an area on Namakan. GRIZ.

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Mr. B

I am heading up later this summer for a week trip on a houseboat and I am wondering if I should bring my Muskie gear? I have been told that there are Muskies in Rainy so does any one know if there are Muskies in Kabetogama or Namakan? If there are my wife my not see me the entire week.

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bigtimber

I am aware of a 44" muskie caught off of a dock in Crane Lake in 2001. Near where the Vermillion River enters Crane. The resort owner theorized the muskies may come up the river from Lake Vermillion. Anyway, that's at least one for sure.

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