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my3sons3

Perch Bite!

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Hi Kim and Rick at Highbanks. I was wondering about the perch bite up their? The family and I are coming up in February and I hope the snow gets compacted a little before then.

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HIGHBANKS

Hey good to hear from you guys!! We'll be looking forward to seeing you in February. I would imagine snow conditions will improve by then!! We are currently in the deep freeze of January - BRRRRRR!! This upcoming weekend we should see some relief in the weather - so the perch should be snappin'!! See you soon!

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glenn57

hey highbanks, maybe see ya sunday am. open at 7am correct?

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Gary Crichton

Your not up that early. Cmon........

G.C.

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glenn57

like you for fishin i can do it! heck im gettin up at 3am sat just to drive 3 1/2-4 hours just to play in da snow. smirkgrin

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Gary Crichton

Hey Big Guy, You know the drill to make the most out of it.Gotta leave early to make it work.

Good luck out there.

G.C.

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glenn57

i take it your not going up? you have mail.

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