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SYLVAN LAKE

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Will be vacationing on Sylvan in August. Anybody tell me about the lake?? Crappie population??? Walleye population?? Sunny Population??? Thanks, Guys!!!!!

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Sylvan is a decent Crappie lake. It has a special regulated limit of 5 Crappies daily per person. Look in the channel between the two lakes for panfish and the upper lake for walleyes. Small northerns are plentiful in both lakes but there are larger ones as I personally caught a 13 pounder a couple years ago. Walleyes sometimes hang out on the sunken rock pile on the upper lake but you need to fish after dark as the lake is very clear. Too much boat traffic in the summer on weekends to fish during the day anyways. Hope this helps and good luck.

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Also has a very good LMB population with VERY good size - pulled a 6.5 out of there the year before on upper end.

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