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Alright, I wanted to change the subject title from my previous post and the context a little bit. I was hoping I could get some help from some people with more knowledge than me.

I just talked to my dad, and he wants me to keep an eye open for some lake properties in the area. He wants to sell our family cabin in WI (just wants something bigger with the family growing, and something more centrally located) and would like to look in this area possibly.

Here's what he's looking for as far as a lake. He would like to be on a somewhat less developed lake, so not cabin next to cabin. I would say moderately developed or less would be his desire. Something somewhat private as far as the lot goes. He's been spoiled in WI, being one of only about 10 places on a 250 acre lake.

As far as the fishing goes, a quality fishing lake is a must. It doesn't have to be the greatest lake, but it needs to be a good one. Being that I almost exclusively fish muskies and have only lived in the area for 6 years, I'm not the most knowledgable here. And he doesn't musky fish, so there's no need to be on a musky lake. He's more of a panfish guy. So if the lake has a stunted panfish population, I'm not going to steer him in that direction.

So again, I'm just looking for some good fishing lakes in the area that don't have a large amount of development on them. If you'd be willing to just throw out some lakes at me that I might want to check out, or send me an email, it would be greatly appreciated.

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da king

get ready to spend some major coin i have a place on a small lake by farm island and i also spend alot of time searching for property in the area, if you got any questions or need a good agent i might be able to help [email protected]

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