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JacobMHD

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JacobMHD    0
JacobMHD

I am planning on coming up to fish this weekend off of Arneson's. What is the ice thickness in this area? Is there a road going out from the access (not Arnesons access, the other one)? Do we need to bring the four wheeler or can we get by with just the truck? Thanks for the replies.

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Jacob -

Ice is good, about 24" depending where you are. Road access is Babblers rd. It's just before arneson's. No worries on a pick-up, the road goes all the way to 16mile. Good luck and can't wait to hear a report when you get back....heading up next weekend, can't wait! gator

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We fished at Gull Rock, just off out of Babblers again this weekend. The main road is good, but some of the side roads are not cleaned. Be very aware of were you are as we had to shovel last weekend, this weekend we were able to push out. Have Fun!

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Thats too bad, I spose it blew in today.....How was the fishing? Also, the depth you were in? Hope you caught your limit!?? Heading there this coming weekend and any info at Gull or Long Point or springsteel is greatly appreciated. Thanks! Gator

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We were in 27ft of water with about 24" of ice. 2 perch, 1 was a keeper, 1 eel pout, 13 sauger/walleye 4 were keepers. Pink and white angle eye, pink/white jig heads were most effective. No fish after 1 pm

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FishinTRF- Sounds like the fish are still not all that hungary, huh? Hope this cool down turns them on! Thanks and wishing ya better luck on your next trip. G

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