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The area lakes will heighten in activity over the Fourth of July. Whether you ski, tube, sail, paddle, swim or fish, everyone will have a wonderful weekend if you remember to stay safe and practice courtesy. (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)

Fourth will allow anglers to be more creative on busy lakes

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The Fourth of July weekend is typically filled with excitement and activity. Our local lakes sprout anglers, pleasure boaters, jet skis, sailboats, tubes, wakeboards, scuba divers, waterskiers and swimmers.


In essence, everyone needs to share the limited aquatic space.

Yet the Park Rapids area lakes don't get as crowded as one might think; at least during certain times that is.

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