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Doubleheader
09-01-2005, 08:50 AM
First time fishing this lake so it took a day to figure it out. Water level is way down so ramp out of commission; need to launch from a rocky beach. This lake will likely be better a month from now. Caught 2 the first day, 4 the next morning, and 5 the last morning; all 10-12 inch planters. Best bet: troll in circles around the left dam area at 30 feet. Marked tons of fish the last morning in that area but they only bit from about 6:30 am to 8:30 am then the bite shut down. The fish here want green colors: green wedding ring, green glow tiger uncle larry, half crawler behind flashers. No hits on naked lures like needlefish and rainbow runners. One fish took a pink uncle larry with half crawler. Water temp was 69 degrees and found that it was better to troll around 1.2 mph versus 1.5 mph.

gloomis
09-01-2005, 06:35 PM
forgat the corn, it might have made the difference