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I drove by saw lots of houses out,asked a fellow walkin out by Co.Rd.26 how thick ice was,5-6 inches is what I was Told.. Hardwater or 2090 ya been on diamond?? can ya give me ice thickness and where,I'd enter lake at east landing but no tracks is spookie to me!!! smirk.gif

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hardwaterfishing

I know a guy that has his hard house out by the white barn. He said it was 8-9 inches last time I talked to him. Good luck when you go out. Is there a lot of hard houses out there? I havent been by there for a few days, thinking about putting mine out this weekend.

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I know a guy that has his hard house out by the white barn. He said it was 8-9 inches last time I talked to him. Good luck when you go out. Is there a lot of hard houses out there? I havent been by there for a few days, thinking about putting mine out this weekend.


Ya theres a number! Being told 5-6 inches I figure they've got more huevoes than I do,saw snowmobile tracks nothin else.But they all seem to be out from the white barn on that rock reef.All in line.Aint it funny I live on the bay (Dogfish) and I dont pay attention to the lake!! cool.gif

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hardwaterfishing

Thats pretty crazy putting perms out on 5-6 inches. The guy I know goes off by the white barn so it is not to far.

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warrior2090

hello sparce. sorry to say, but i have not been on old faithful yet. been driving bye and checking on the activity but that is about it. started out on wagonga and did real well. moved to ringo on thursday and friday morning at 8am my buddy caught a wall hanger. looks like i'll be playing catch up all year! once the activity settles, i'll be back.

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slim1

I was off the east side on sat. night annd there where about 10-15 guys out there and I was on a solid 9-11 inches of ice. Slim

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I was off the east side on sat. night annd there where about 10-15 guys out there and I was on a solid 9-11 inches of ice. Slim


Thanks slim just what I wanted to hear! Were you out from the access?? Gettin bait in the morn and try it.Sounds like no shelter weather all week.

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skies

I also was out on the west side this past weekend and there was a good 11-12 inches of ice

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EYEHUNTER10

are they driving on the east access yet? I was out on the west side and had at least 12 inches. Looked plenty safe to drive on.

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