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walleyecheeks

Square Lake

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Haven't been out there for a few weeks, going out there Mon. with the kid, so just looking for an update on the trout and pans if its worth giving it a shot.

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I was up there yesterday. Fished the north end of the lake from shallow to near the bottom of the break. Didn't mark any fish except one in about 7 feet of water. There wasn't much of a weedline anywhere. Caught a nice pike on a tipup with a shiner in about 6 feet of water and that was it. Most people on the north end were spearing. Noticed quite a few people on the east side but didnt venture over there.

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Hey thanks, but I ended taking the kid out to WBL. Did ok with pans. I'm going to try to get out there this week.

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Watch out for the blocks of ice that the spear fishers yank out of their holes. Most aren't marked and they look as if they could do significant damage to a vehicle.

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Im not sure but I thought Sqare was a designated Trout lake? If so that would mean you cannot have live bait nor can you fish with 2 lines....IF someone else could chirp in I would apprecate it, it would be fun to watch the trout take a minnow or even have a tip up outside for those pesky toothy critters.

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That's the funny part about lakes with trout in them. They can be called stream trout lakes or lake trout lakes. These lakes can then be classified as a designated trout lake or a trout lake with special regulations. It is the designated trout lakes that limit live bait and multiple line use. Square lake is a stream trout lake with special regulations. The special regulation is that you have to C&R the first 28 days of the season and in October, the rest of the time is a 2 fish bag limit. Bring your minnows and fish away.

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