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Alternative resorts/ guides maintained ice roads

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My friend and neighbor asked me the other day for alternative (NOT Red, LOW,  or Mille Lacs)  places to bring his wheel house. He likes having a plowed maintained road and usually a resort with bar/restaurant type of amenities nearby .  Other than Leech and Winnie I really didn't have much for suggestions.  






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Jim Almquist

I think your friend should invest in a plow and some chains because there are very few lakes that have plowed roads that could handle a wheel house other than the ones you listed. If a resort has plowed roads they don't want a wheel house on them. Might be able to get the resort to plow out a spot  for a couple of bucks. I know Fish lake north of Duluth has plowed roads and the resort owner would help if paid.

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There used to be a guy in the Pelican Rapids area that would plow a trail out to fishhouses late in the year. It may be worth it for him to call around to some guys who plow or even small landscaping companies. I would bet he could find someone to make a path out to his fishhouse for some extra cash. The downside to having a plowed road to his house would be all the extra traffic and fishhouses that path would bring. 

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head of the lakes resort on Lake Osakis...

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Cass Lake or Lake Bemidji, possibly Bowstring. Rainy or Vermillion might be about the only other options.

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Thanks for the info guys.   He decided on leech .   I did find some guides on Kab and Bemidji that were willing to help him out as well.  

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