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Ice question

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I have 3 or 4 days off 3rd week of December. On a normal year (I know the weather changes) can a man go fishing on Upper Red this time of year. I am not an Ice fisherman at all and never been to Red Lake. Just some advice please. Sure would like to head up for 3 days in December.

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Yes in the past we have been able to take are big houses out after xmas, One year I took a big house 4 miles out on dec. 15th.Every year is different though so it really hard to predict. Mother nature is in charge on red lake

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We may have good walkable ice by then. The trouble with red in the early winter is the wind can take 6-8" of ice and pile it up on shore over night. Last year I was going to go ice fishing on turkey day and ended up having to do all the family stuff instead of going fishing, next day I went out to the lake before the sun came up to hear waves crashing into shore. It can change that quick.

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