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Six Places to Go Fishing in North America This Summer

North America has more lakes than every other continent and over 143,744 miles of coastline. That is a lot of potential fishing spots. We found the very best – the ones abutting great towns, lovely islands, and hatcheries so thick with scales that a long day of casting passes in ceaseless flashes of scaly anger. None of these is the best spot to fish on the continent because there is no best spot to fish. There are only options, incredibly great options.

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