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Outdoor Observations: Sharing spots shore fishing in Michigan, and that’s just fine

There are plenty of areas to fish from shore for bluegills like this in areas across Michigan. (File photo by John Tertuliani)

Evening was fading quickly, and I really didn’t have the time to take the boat down to a lake and launch it for an evening of fishing. Instead I grabbed my rod and tried a shore fishing spot near home.
To my complete surprise there was a truck already parked at “my spot.” I glanced toward the lake and saw four teens with their lines in the water. Oh well, I thought, I’ll go to another shore fishing spot in nearby Bald Mountain Recreation Area. But when I got there, again I’d been beaten to the punch.

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