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fished with buddy and Bieganek.caught a couple walleyes . ice was pretty good . looks like tue, wed ,thur lows in the single digits. We were fishing in 8 ft.

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You were walking out on the ice? How far from shore were you? I can't wait to see some ice action on URL!

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how thick was the ice?

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I'm hearing 3 to 6 inches of ice in 5 feet of water and less. 2 to 3 inches of ice beyond the 8 foot break. I'm really surprised that yesterdays wind did not break it up. Low temps, highs in the teens and lows in single didgits after mid week.

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Awesome!!! Thanks for the report. All of us down in the cities really appreciate the info. The more we know, the sooner we come up and spend money. Thanks again. Kid

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Sweet! Ah, Ice Fishing on Thanksgiving Weekend - that's what I like to hear.

Suppose to get cold mid-week, so that'll help...

Now I'm pumped !! grin.gif

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I'm really surprised that yesterdays wind did not break it up.


That's really good news - thought for sure that wind would do a number on the ice on Red.

Everything is looking really good for a smooth freeze-up so far....

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You won't catch me on the ice for a week or more, Red would like nothing more then to open up and swallow a couple more anglers. To many times she has teased us until everybody felt safe then opens up in a wind.

If you gou out be careful and use every precaution you can until she has had time/temps to lock up solid.

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Jon, did those gusty winds this past night break up the ice or is it still locked up.

The good thing is we're in a cold weather pattern now.

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I was in Redby yesterday afternoon and was surprised to see some blue water on Lower Red Lake.

This morning I think it should have been cold enough to make water hard. It might be a tough winter if we are seeing a negative sign in front of the temp before December.

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i guess being they say lower is deeper that would hold true?

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She stayed lock up and is looking good although this recent snowfall is putting alot of weight and insulation on the ice. Starting to see slush pockets already.

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