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bottle bassman

what lake in the brainered area

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bottle bassman

wondering what lake in the brainered area is best for northern

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pegleg

I just came from Edwards and we caught about 45 northerns in a day and a half.... We were fishing for walleyes at the time in 25 to 40 feet of water. The northerns bit both day and night so good luck and get some of those slimy fish out of Edwards. Biggest was probably 6 pounds and all thrown back.

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Sportland_Bait

I second Edwards as a great choice for pike. Many of our smaller lakes produce some nice catches as does the whitefish chain.

Jason Erlandson

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