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bmc

I'm probably coming down next Wed or Thurs to visit my kid's in the evening and am wondering if there's any fishable ice along the northshore? I'm assuming not, but hoping with this cold blast there maybe by then. Could someone keep me posted? I'd be open to coming down early in the morning and trying some where else if the shore isn't froze up. Thanks!!!

Brian

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Tom Linderholm

The lake is still open up past the knife today, not to say things might not change after this cold snap is over with. From my view up on the hill it did like the superior point was holding ice, how much? not sure.

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cybermuskie

I keep hoping and praying for ice on the north shore! I have been over the past 2 years, We usually only get a few but what a blast! Something about wondering if your going to blow out to sea! haha I usually look at the habor cam,(wdio.com) hoping to see ice! I guess all we can do is hope and wait! Keep warm!

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BD110

Hey bmc,

Wednesday I'll be taking a trip to the cities. I don't have any plans for Thursday. I only hope I start feeling better by then frown.gif. I'll be in touch Monday or Tuesday.

Take care,

Tom (BD110)

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Northlander

Thomas you got the bug too? I had it last week and its a bad one!

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bmc

Hey guys, my computer at home is dead!!! lol I've only been able to check in when at work. Tom I'm heading up to Red Lake tomorrow and not sure what time I'll be home. Weds. morning I've got a funeral to go to and then hopefully ice some stream trout in the afternoon. I should be around home on Wed. night after dark. Drop me a line and let's see what's up for Thursday. My wife's got the bug too, here I thought it was from all those Colorado Bulldogs we drank on Saturday night. LOL

Brian

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