Thread: Crane Pond
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Old 01-20-2020, 08:32 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by Buckladd View Post
My uncle used to spend a lot of time around Paradox and fished Crane from the 50s-70s, and talked about ice fishing for lakers. The reason they changed the reg back to allowing ice fishing was, I believe, to allow for lake trout fishing. But it looks like it's stocked it with rainbows. I haven't been in there since 2004, but would like to paddle/fish it some time. It appears to have some interesting fish history:
Cool link, thanks for sharing.
Never tried (or saw someone) icefishing there but I occasionally do see some frozen auger holes. But with the “use or possession of baitfish is prohibited” regulation I’m not sure what is good to use other than maybe a worm and/or just jigging for panfish...?

Last edited by Justin; 01-20-2020 at 11:17 PM.. Reason: Correction
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