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outdoor ran

I haven't been anywhere to take a look around. To busy getting a path to the road. Judging by the snow fall in my driveway, I don't see myself doing a whole lot more ice fishin this winter. Guess it depends how quick it melts. Slush, knee deep snow and no ice machine. That don't sound like fun. crazy.gif

How much ice fishing do you have left in you?

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JustinG

I hear ya, Ran!

I think that I am going to invest in a trailer next year so I can haul my snowmobile around. Its going to be tough going now until it warms up crazy.gif It stinks too, because there is some good fishing left!

Justin

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Northlander

Walleyes are done so I wont be doing much unless Im at LOW or Rainy.

Im not walking through 2plus feet of snow to go fish Gils.

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Wade Joseph

I would think the snow was blown off most of the lakes in the area.

I am going to minnesueing today to take a look.

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Wade Joseph

Well, without a sled, your not getting far at any of the lakes. I tried to get to minnesueing, I got 50 yds at the landing before I decided to back out and NOT be stuck vice keep going and possibly have to walk out for help. Drove downm to Barkers and Allouez bays, saw one houe. Drifts are too deep for me to wanna drag all my stuff out. Might be time to start tuning up the boat and open water equipment.

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Wellesy

I'm done for hard water season...bring on the Opener! cool.gif

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Surface Tension

During the storm I sort of lost the desire to be on a lake.

Today it's calm, sunny and warm.

GAME ON!

Crappies and Gills watch out!

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federline

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Im not walking through 2plus feet of snow to go fish Gils.


I've been thinking the same thing myself all weekend while moving snow!

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sachem longrifle

My folks live on Pike Lake near Duluth and they said this morning that nobody was out and the ice road that went out to the point was buried in a ton of snow. I suppose someone will have to plow it before March 15 so folks can get there ice houses off.

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