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bassNspear

Hey all,

Just curious, im looking to take a trip down this way this weekend. Wondering what your favorite pike lakes are in this area around Mankato. Any information would be great. Thanks all

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benbo09

Lake Frances is pretty good for pike in the winter

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Fish'n guy

Ya, but Frances has a stunted population of pike in it so finding a big gator is gonna be tough. Another lake that would be a good choice is Tetonka or Sakatah. Lots of gators in there and the water is clear enough to spear in. Elysian has a bunch of pike in it but I am not sure about the clarity of the water out there. Just a few of the many choices in the area.

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bassNspear

Well see, that is my goal, is to be able to get out there and spear a few lakes down there, just not sure as far as to which ones i should try.

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bluebill

clear has some huge fish but this year a lot of fishing presher

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bluebill

sorry about the spelling

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bassNspear

Clear has some monsters on it? How clear is the water, and is there alof of spear hosues on the lake?

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Team Otter

German may not be a bad option either.

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Fish'n guy

There are a few guys that spear on Clear. Not sure how clear it is but Good Luck trying to spear out there!! I will also agree that German and Jefferson have some BIG GATORS it those waters and your odds are better for spearing one!! I've jabbed a few tanks out there!!

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riverrat56

Lkae Rhomhildts can kick out some nice pike in the winter, its past German a little ways, its really small, very deep and clear and has very little pressure for the most part. Probally not alot of big fish, but some nice onces in the 3-5 lb range.

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bassNspear

Thanks for all the information guys, i never did get a chance to get down there today, but going to try and get there tommorrow, that is if i can pull myself away from the daytona 500

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