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Lake of the Week: Rice Lake

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Looking for a multi-species mecca close to the Brainerd Lakes area? Look to Rice Lake in the city of Brainerd located near Lum Park. Fishing Rice Lake, actually a reservoir off the Mississippi River, can be like opening presents — you never know what you will get. You have a chance for crappies, sunfish, walleyes, northern, smallmouth or whatever else a river can hold.


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