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Anybody else on Ann on Tues.

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Was out on Ann on Tues aleast 10 boats did anybody catch anything. I caught some crappies in the morning but it turned completely off by noon

Mark

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I was not out on Tuesday but am going to try it Saturday early morn...... Any size to those crappies....3 weeks ago we found a couple 9-10 inchers but they were not biting very aggressive..... Cool lake though....You are talking about the one off 47 right??

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Ozzie

I kept 5 between 11-12 inches. The wind was blowing pretty good so I just drifted the lake and pickup a few every drift. Any where from 11 feet to 14 feet. The fish are usually scattered.Good luck and let me know how you did.

Mark

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Thanks.. I'll report back Monday morning.....Oh were you using minnows or plastics????? I was using plastics last time out but thought of bringing some minnows maybe...Thanks again!!

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cool thanks!!! report back on Monday.....

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Well it was a b u t full day on the lake but that is all that I can say. We didn't have much luck 3 small crappies 2 sunnies 1 thern and had a few walleye bites. There were 7-10 other boats out 5 in the same area and we saw 3-4 crappies pulled in all morning. not alot of action!!! We left around noon.. used leeches, plastics, and minnows. all crappies caught on plastics, leeches got nibbled and bit off a few times and minnows not much action.... Jigged off the bottom used floats tried alot of presentations anywhere from 4-14 ft.

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I was out there this evening and there was quit a crowd,craps seem to be hitting good from what I could see but I didn't have much luck as I stayed off to the side of the rest of the boats,one thing I would like to point out though is RESPECT as I didn't see a whole lot of it out,Guys arguing over fishing spots,boats pulling in on others tangling lines,now tell me is a few fish that important?let's have some courtesy for others as it's a time to enjoy ourselves!I'm new to the area and tonight was my first time on Ann.Is it like that alot out there?

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I think it is like that in that area Knife/Ann/Fish. Typical selfish people who think that it is their fish and their lake. Nothing makes me as angry as those people. It goes both ways too. Some people don't want you within 100 yards of their boat and other people will work their way in to the middle of a group of boats.

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On Saturday morning 5 boats cruised in and out of each other but everybody seemed friendly. We talked as other boats trolled by and they all gave pointers or updates as to what they caught or what they were fishing for.....but the fish were not biting hard either........I will leave that lake alone till winter then give it a shot again.........Good Luck and have fun!!!!

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I shouldn't over generalize. But the few bad apples really make it so unpleasant.

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Ive had people setup their fish house within 10 feet of where I was fishing. Dont let anyone see or know if you're catching fish on that lake.

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Ozzie

Good luck in the winter I fished the lake many times and never did very well maybe we could get together and fish. I usually fish by myself because I work most weekends. Shoot me a email and I'll tell you the type of plastics I use. The time I was on the lake there where alot of boats and no problems with the boats Good luck everybody

Mark

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Mark anytime this winter you want to go fishing let me know. I go to Blue Lake alot since it is only 5 minutes from my home but I like to go to Green Lake a few times a year. Just post a message a day or two in advance in this forum and I will respond.

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