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  1. General Outdoors Discussion
    Does anyone have any recommendations for good fishing spots in the cook county area? I know secret spots are a big part of fishing but maybe extend the olive branch this once ;)
  2. Equipment Review
    Am a huge Bass guy. Out every weekend April till ??? Going to Shelbyville for the first time, and a long weekend of pure Crappie fishing. Do I need a 10' Crappie pole? Is it more like Cane pole fishing or do I need a pole with a reel? What's the best bait for April? Any & all...
  3. Ice Fishing
    Fished with a buddy and our two sons yesterday right by the islands (channel side) in around 12 FOW using waxies from around 11-3p. Didnt pick up anything til after 1:30p and the bite was real soft (had to watch the line like a hawk). Color didnt seem to matter (green, glow, orange, white all...
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