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Dean

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Has anybody logged anytime on this lake? I have never fished and was thinking about giving it a try. Any info is appreciated!

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I fished it a couple times in late Dec/early Jan and did pretty good for Sunfish. Straight out from the landing in about 17-18 feet. Crappies were a bit slower. I tried it last week and the lake had totally shut down. Not sure where the fish went. I tried multiple depths and location and had no luck.

Seemed to be a good lake earlier, but I couldn't get anything going last week.

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Thanks for the info. I think I will give it a whirl this weekend.

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Every lake I've been to in the last 2 weekends, I've been finding pannies shallow...surprisingly shallow...even though, at this point in the winter, the oxygen levels are best in/over deeper water...go figure?

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