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goat island on big stone

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Anybody know another name or what island is called goat island on big stone? is it called Maybe kite or mud?

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i cant remember for sure its either kite or manhattan. will you be out there on border water opener ill be out there with my daughter.

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yes i will. Usually I fish more up the north end by like hartford beach and we have done ok some years better than others. I trying to figure out what island they call goat island. Your going to go out and suffer through the nasty elements that big stone usually delivers on opener huh. Your daughter must be a trooper. Some of my buddies got ruined by this trip and won't come back out and they our in their upper twentys.

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figured it out its kite island. laugh.giflaugh.gifwink.gif

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yes it is kite the reason some people call it goat is the sd gfp puts goats out there in the summer to control the weeds. mainly leafy spurge

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Hey Ortonville are you fishing the "Border Battle" this spring? I just saw the flyer and it looks like a great time!

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no i wont that is the ame week-end as my turkey liscense

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BORDER BATTLE where can i find some info on this?

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I was thinkin the same thing.

Rost, what the heck is Border Battle??? I always thought it was a Vikings/packers thing. (Notice how the packers don't get a capital "p") grin.gif

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Here's a pic of the brochure... Tell me this doesn't look awesome!!!

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Dude, I can't get pictures off the web site. frown.gif

Willing to e-mail me the picture? Addy's in my profile.

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email sent

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Dude, I'm thinkin I may have to check that puppy out. I'm pretty sure I can win the "Should have tried harder" catagory.

Are you in on this one????

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Ha! I am busy looking for a 55+ yr old to fish with so we could have a shot at the "Viagra" award! I wonder if they give out a plaque for that? Man, that would be coolest plaque ever to hang on the wall!

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Um, pretty sure I don't wanna see that trophy. Go ahead a put it on your wall if you like. grin.gif

I may have to check serious into this one. I've never fished Big Stone before, but I'm surely wiling to give it a shot. What the heck, might as well be during a bragging rights trophy.

I should look for a campground around there and bring the RV. It's a bit of a haul from my house.

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would you like a fishing partner i dont have a boat but would be interested. and have fished the lake many times. heres my email kazman2611@yahoo.com

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Kaz, that may happen. Lemme check. The wife and the father in law may want to come along, but I have a boat and the father in law has one also.

I'll get back with ya.

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ok thats cool

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The wife is going to pass on this one, boilerguy, cuz that sounds a might bit chilly and sort of like work. I'm more of a 'lay around in the boat reading a book with a beer in one hand and ocasionally checking my bait while the sun beats down' kind of fisherman, er, person. You know that. wink.gif

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