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Is the ice gone?

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I am heading up next weekend and was wondering if the ice is off the lakes yet? thanks grin.gif

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Just a yes or a no will work. confused.gif

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the ice is still on lakes in the DL area if that helps any....

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The ice is still on.

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Ice is on, I was ice fishing on Island lake today, still almost 2 feet.

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Incredible! When it goes, it should go fast!

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thanks for the replies. I guess I will have to wait for the following weekend, hopefully. thanks

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any update on the ice on the lakes any estimation on when the ice out date is??

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    • ZachD
      The wind isn't going to help though
    • papadarv
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