Keeping the Lake Afloat: Gone fishing

Guides navigate Lake’s waters for customers after big fish

Quenten Reed’s fishing guide business is a lure for tourists and a decent haul of extra income. For him, it’s the true, triumphant end of a big fish tale.

August 27, 2014



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