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Anyone fish here lately? I read you need a permit to fish it. Where would you get one? Any info would be great.
 

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I went recently to check it out with my yak.
Unfortunately they don't allow them but they do rent boats and electric trollers.
I fished the shore for a bit and caught a few 10's and 1 around 12 at the bridge.

There is a boathouse there and you'll need to stop in and pay.
The receipt is your permit. (i think it was 5 bucks)
Not a ton of shore fishing access but the lake looked in
nice shape and was moderately clear water.

If your planning a day there i'd bring your own battery and trolling motor and rent a boat.
It looks like a nice little body of water to fish in. If your planning on shore fishing i'd
move on down the road.

Let us know how you do.
Peace.
 

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No, no canoes or kayaks. I argued for a bit and even called
the parks and recreation department to see if i could weasel some special
permissions. He was nice about it (i was instigating) and the liability
is to great to the city of Salem. I won't go into the details
but his reasoning was sound, unlike Aqua Ohio's.

Bring your troller but leave the canoe.

Peace.
 
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