Guests - If You want access to member only forums on FM. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on Fishing Minnesota.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

  • Announcements

    • Rick

      Members Only Fluid Forum View   08/08/2017

      Fluid forum view allows members only to get right to the meat of this community; the topics. You can toggle between your preferred forum view just below to the left on the main forum entrance. You will see three icons. Try them out and see what you prefer.   Fluid view allows you, if you are a signed up member, to see the newest topic posts in either all forums (select none or all) or in just your favorite forums (select the ones you want to see when you come to Fishing Minnesota). It keeps and in real time with respect to Topic posts and lets YOU SELECT YOUR FAVORITE FORUMS. It can make things fun and easy. This is especially true for less experienced visitors raised on social media. If you, as a members want more specific topics, you can even select a single forum to view. Let us take a look at fluid view in action. We will then break it down and explain how it works in more detail.   The video shows the topic list and the forum filter box. As you can see, it is easy to change the topic list by changing the selected forums. This view replaces the traditional list of categories and forums.   Of course, members only can change the view to better suit your way of browsing.   You will notice a “grid” option. We have moved the grid forum theme setting into the main forum settings. This makes it an option for members only to choose. This screenshot also shows the removal of the forum breadcrumb in fluid view mode. Fluid view remembers your last forum selection so you don’t lose your place when you go back to the listing. The benefit of this feature is easy to see. It removes a potential barrier of entry for members only. It puts the spotlight on topics themselves, and not the hierarchical forum structure. You as a member will enjoy viewing many forums at once and switching between them without leaving the page. We hope that fluid view, the new functionality is an asset that you enjoy .
Sign in to follow this  
Wade Joseph

First snow of the season pool

Recommended Posts

Wade Joseph    0
Wade Joseph

Anyone care to start a pool on the first measureable snowfall?

Im going with Nov 9th.

(Wade I cleaned up your post a bit to be more user friendly sort to say. E-mail me with any questions. Northlander)

Im going with November 22nd. I hope its only a dusting. I want soom good cold ice making weather before we get any measurable snow. Northlander

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Wade Joseph    0
Wade Joseph

No takers?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Quickstrike    0
Quickstrike

I think first measurable ice on fish lake would be more interesting. I also think the prize should be non-alcohol related so our under 21 FMers can jump in.

just a suggestion.

(I agree Quick. Northlander)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Wade Joseph    0
Wade Joseph

Ok, no problem. But I preffer snow on the ground before ice gets made...then a period of no snow with good cold weather to make good clear ice.

How about a six pack of "beverage of winners choice"

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
hunterlaker    0
hunterlaker

november 10

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
newfoldener    0
newfoldener

Nov. 3 for deer season. Its been a few years since we had snow for opener.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Fish&Fowl    0
Fish&Fowl

I hope we have a little of the white stuff on the ground for rifle opener. I will be optimistic and say Nov. 1, but then we don't need any until we get that good blue ice going so I can start chasing lakers and crappies. Also can't have freeze up be too early though so I can still duck hunt in Nov. I'm a hard guy to please!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
sachem longrifle    0
sachem longrifle

I pick this wed. thats what the forecats said grin.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Northlander    71
Northlander

We atre talking measurable snow. I doubt anything soon will be able to measure.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Big Country    50
Big Country

Doubting about measurable snow Steve-O? Come on man. We live in the North. We got our's last week don't ya remember? Oh yeah, you were'nt there. We were up in Saskatchewan. Snow . . Geese that is. Picture's to come soon grin.gif BC

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Northlander    71
Northlander

Ya I know we could have it before Holloween. Im just hoping we dont get too much.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Mudcutter    0
Mudcutter

work for the weather in DSM iowa,,,--- you will get snow and measureable at that--- maybe a inch or two-- as even Iowa will get some frozen mix come thurs. The ground is still warm-- but with temps in the 20's,, it will gather on grassy areas etc. Thurs-Fri it may not climb above 32F as far south as Hinkley-Brainerd- line.

Could change--- but right now this air mass is looking pretty cold mid-OCT.

Muddy

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
SKIPPERS KID    0
SKIPPERS KID

well it is going to be this week they say??? shocked.gifshocked.gifshocked.gifshocked.gif.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Northlander    71
Northlander

I still doubt what we get around here will be "Measurable". I think the ground is still too warm to let what we get sit around too long.

Heck I still have to mow my grass 1 last time. mad.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Wade Joseph    0
Wade Joseph

Yeah, I do too, just to mulch the leaves. I don't rake. The way I figure it, if God didn't want 'em on the ground, he wouldn't have put them there.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Mudcutter    0
Mudcutter

not what my pals at the Duluth office are saying; WINTER STORM WATCH FOR THE NORTH SHORE AND POINTS EAST.

check out this forecast for Two HArbors area;

http://www.crh.noaa.gov/forecast/MapClick.php?site=DLH&llon=-92.092088&rlon=-90.922088&tlat=47.895417&blat=46.727917&smap=1&mp=1&map.x=84&map.y=177

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Northlander    71
Northlander

I still say we only get 1-2" and none of it will stay long at all. It will be too wet. Now Ashland and south could get hammered.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
upnorth    2
upnorth

Looked outside a few minutes ago and there is white stuff on the ground. Not much just enough to cover the grass. Not mentally prepared for this frown.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
gunflint    0
gunflint

I'll be putting the plow on this morning! tongue.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Bassboy1645    0
Bassboy1645

THIS IS TOURTURE!!!!! frown.giffrown.gifDeer are moving and im sitting in class up at the college. i need to winterize my boat yet or at least put it in the garage but hopefully that only takes 2 hrs so then i can skip my last class for a 1pm t odark stand sit!!!!!! grin.gifgrin.gifgrin.gif OR SHOULD I GO FOR THE NORTHENR DUCKS???!!! I DONT KNOW WHAT TO DO !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! frown.giffrown.giffrown.giffrown.giffrown.giffrown.giffrown.gifconfused.gifconfused.gifblush.gifblush.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
upnorth    2
upnorth

When in doubt go fishing grin.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Steve Foss    0
Steve Foss

We just got a light dusting here overnight, and now the sun's shining. Go figure.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Northlander    71
Northlander

Just Rain in Superior and Duluth.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
gunflint    0
gunflint

1/4 inch on the ground and still comming. Doesn't look to stop until tomorrow.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
LoonASea    37
LoonASea

I just got new tires put on ...let it snow ....I will still be able to pull my self up the boat ramp when icecycles form on the prop

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  



  • Posts

    • CigarGuy
      Bottom bouncer/spinner/crawler.......lindy/leach,
    • Wakemup
      Thanks for the update cigarguy- were you lindy rigging?
    • CigarGuy
      Neighbor and I went out in Wakemup for a couple hours tonight and got a 18" and 19" and had a nice one come unbutton on the way in....Leaches and crawlers.  That's good for me!  20 - 34' off a break line.  Del, working on the last flight of the steps-was looking for you to stop by and help!
    • mtheis
      I used lead core on Friday and had a ball catching walleyes of all sizes.  I started in the morning and stayed out until I just got tired in the afternoon.  I probably pulled in as many as 20 or so.  My formula was:  90 feet of line, 19-24 ft of water, #5 rattling split deep shad rap.  Silver color.  I kept it right at 2mph.  I also did much better when I pumped the rod in a regular cadence.  Keeping it in the rod holder didn't produce near the fish. 
    • mtheis
      Ace, I hope you enjoy your retirement.  I hired you one time and my boy and I had a good time.  I appreciate the hard work you did on putting us on fish.  Good Luck and maybe "Little Ace" can continue the family business some day!   Michael Theis
    • delcecchi
      These are legal aliens.  Glad you enjoyed your lunch.
    • Daniel Anderson
      Trolling or casting jigs and spinners(silver or gold are best for pike IMO) near the weeds, in bays, etc, cranks, and top water buzz baits around weedy areas are how I get most of my pike. Use a leader. Orange jig heads with a sparkly yellow twister tail and a jumbo leech gets me more pike than any other method. Your mileage may vary.
    • Cliff Wagenbach
      I had lunch there a couple of days ago. Great service and good food! I did not see any illegal type aliens there at that time!  Cliff
    • delcecchi
      Sorry, don't remember TJ Hooker.  Besides I make it a practice to avoid hookers....  (rim shot)
    • TomWehler
        This post is turning into an 80's  TJ HOOKER episode! To fun to turn off an so bad it needs to be made fun of. : )