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ripstick

Where are you going labor day.

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ripstick

Myself I think silver bay sat and sunday. Try to get more yo yos and a couple lakers. Hope everybody has a good weekend.

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Down Deep

On Labor Day weekend I'm fishing Island Lake (Duluth) on Saturday, then heading to the State Fair on Sunday. On Monday I'll be packing for a 7 day trip to Canada.

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Wade Joseph

I am hoping to get on the water Sunday, not sure where yet....my ambition is for the same area as Rip. Sat taking the wife to look for a new glider, Monday I am just gonna take it easy and ride my mower around the yard one last time this year, drink beer and relax.

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upnorth

Heading out camping on a little lake east if Isabella. Going to float around in the float tube and do a little wand waving with the fly rod and see if I can entice a few trout into the fry pan wink.gif

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Steve Foss

Heading to the lake cabin. To renovate, not recreate. crazy.gif

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Papa Woodie

Gary, I'm thinking of heading up to that area as well. I'll call Saturday AM if i make it up....we could compare some notes!

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JAR JAR

I'm heading south to Hayward and camping on the Big Chip.

Jar Jar

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ripstick

We should be leaving not to early but I will let you know when. Have to wait till I hear from N.L,

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Xplorer

Heading up for the weekend to Namakan, for the 5th trip this summer. Thinking of portaging over to Rainy for the day on sunday and hitting the reefs. We had great fishing there 3 weeks ago when we camped on the east end for 5 days and the biggun's should still be there, only maybe a bit shallower with the cooler water temps.

Everyone have a fun, safe weekend.

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Bassboy1645

Im gonna work...need money! grin.gif But I live in ely so fishing and hunting to me is anytime I want more or less. have fun!

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Northlander

Woodie Im guessing we will leave Duluth about 6am or so. That work Rip?

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Papa Woodie

Peachy. Will you have your handheld along?

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Surface Tension

I might be on the pond as well. Steve, I'll get a hold of you.

Have a fun and and safe weekend.

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Northlander

Woodie Ill have my cel and my marine band radio. Channel 16 to start. I have the hand held on the boat. Channel 7 there. Call the cel 1st. May or may not get reception on the lake.

Frank call my cel tonight.

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ripstick

hey woodie get someone to go with you. call me fri pm maybe all run together sat. Wonder if loonasea is going.

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SKIPPERS KID

Thanks Gary for the tip confused.gif, On the big lake my phone has not been called and you seem to now where the fish are can you share all the info :confused, thank you mad.gif.

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Wade Joseph

Weather report says winds SSE 10-20 mph on Sat, I may wait till Sun or Mon to get on the big water, winds are more favorable those days.

Anyone seeing anything different for wind forecast?

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outdoor ran

I've got to work Sat. but hoping to get out on Sun. Anyone heard how the fishing has been out in front of the Lester and Knife river. Maybe i'll try Silver Bay if you guys do good Sat. Good luck and have a safe weekend.

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Wade Joseph

I think I am going as Sunday as well Ran. Winds look a bit stiff for me Sat.

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ripstick

checked weather fo silver bay tomarow 5-9 am 6mph ene to ese10 am on 9 mph Near Shore Marine Forecast

Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FZUS53 KDLH 312018

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN

318 PM CDT FRI AUG 31 2007

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

LSZ140>143-010330-

/O.ROU.KDLH.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/

GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-

GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-

TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-

SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-

318 PM CDT FRI AUG 31 2007

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER

MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

.SATURDAY...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY

SUNNY. WAVES CALM TO 2 FT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT

AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS

AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER

MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE

AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

ese to south.

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Big Country

Have fun everyone. Might be out there Sunday or Monday. Waiting for a call (dude call already). Hey Ran, off the subject a little, but we are hitting Saskatchewan again this year. I will have to get someone to show me how to post pic's. from last year for you. What a scream. BC

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BD110

I have no weekend plans at the moment. I'm looking out the window at a very gray looking day. I was on Fish lake Friday morning. It was my first time out in a few weeks so it was good to get back in the boat.

Have a fun and safe weekend everyone!!

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outdoor ran

BC that would be cool, I'm looking forward to seeing some pics from up there. Sounds like a good time. I'm going to go finish up the blind this afternoon and throw out some dekes and sit back and enjoy the weather. Good luck again this year.

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Northlander

BD110 nice to see ya posting again. Glad to see ya made it back ok. Do any good on Fish? Ill call ya later for all the trip details.

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ripstick

BD we were wondering about you yesterday and there you are.

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