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Iceman12

Anyone having luck with the sunnies and crappies up there lately? Thinking about heading up there on Saturday. How about Big Marine, has anyone had luck out there?

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The East lake has been dead all winter, stick to the West lake for now. 2 weeks ago the Sunnies were hot but small at Cigar Island. May try the South end of the West lake in the AM tomorrow, will post results if I do.

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little lake has been producing for quite some time mostly sunnies but there are some jumbo perch mixed in. the very north end of west is also putting out the big gill. check north east tip of cigar for crappie to 30 just off the point. they have been there all winter. east rush has been putting out lots of gill south of narrows.

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Ray Esboldt

Iceman,

I don't have any super recent reports, but the end of the year shallow water bite on both East and West is typically good. Just find weeds, drill a bunch of holes and start jumping around.

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Coach

Fished West Rush east of Crane Island Saturday night in 24 feet of water, only caught one. One group near us in 33 feet had eight crappies. Pretty slow but the weather was fantastic, being abel to fish in shirt sleeves

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