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The Yeti

Cranberry Lake

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The Yeti

We used to catch quite a few panfish in this lake a few years back. Smaller fish, but fun. Anyone else venture back there lately? Any luck..

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crappace

I've fished crappies on a Cranberry lake in the last few years. Where is the one you are reffering too?

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The Yeti

Theres only a road/4 wheeler trail that goes back to it. I believe it's just south of the flowage.

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The Yeti

I think it's actually called "the cranberry trail"

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ackotz

Yes...we also caught the crappies there last winter.

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The Yeti

Any size to the crappies? Everything we used to catch there was smaller..

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crappace

are you talking about a lake just south of Farm Island?

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The Yeti

No. This one is just north of McGregor by Big Sandy..

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ackotz

I was talking about the one south of Farm Island. It's on private property (I believe) and you have to hike across a field and then through the cattails! The crappies had good size to them...but then became pressured and the big ones got picked clean. It's a small pond and couldn't handle it. Good sized northerns in there too (at the time, anyway)...

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