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my neighbor (and buddy from high school)..caught a 13 pound rainbow on jap a few years back .......anyone been into that lake at all recently?.......i saw the fish ......awesome...thanks .....jon

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Havent been there myself jon,but have a friend who likes the lake alot and did very well last year Tileguy

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The lake used to put out some BIG rainbows, for some reason unknown to this poster the DNR decided to discontinue rainbow stocking in favor of lake trout stocking - this was quite aways back when they did this. It is doubtful that there are any rainbows left in the lake. One can now go there and catch 1 to 2 lb laketrout. Sure beats 13 lb bows huh! (typed sarcastically)

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speckled........gee!...thanks for the info!....same guy who got the"big"bows and i were thinking of going back up there for a weekend....don't think i want to now ...if they are gone(for whatever reason)...we can get those 2 pounders right here.....thanks again .......jon smile.gif

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