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Merry Christmas to you and your family's. 

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leech~~

Thanks for the Ice report Rick. This winter is a big suk so far! 😕

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IceHawk

Ol Wonderbread been a good one this year. On my last outing it was killer strange color but does produce. Thanks for ice Report Rick . Been out there few times running around on wheeler it is very inconsistent for sure. 

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Huntin&Fishin

Checked a few lakes around the area and seems like the average ice thickness is 15". Obviously this isn't everywhere, and I did find areas with 18".

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Huntin&Fishin

Found a minimum of 15" on one local lake. Toping out to 19" in one spot. Average was 16". Bringing the wheelhouse out this weekend.

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Rick
1 hour ago, Huntin&Fishin said:

Found a minimum of 15" on one local lake. Toping out to 19" in one spot. Average was 16". Bringing the wheelhouse out this weekend.

Thanks bud! 🙂

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Wanderer

Great report!

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Rick G

Holy sh#% You posted pictures👍👍👍 Good report!

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eyeguy 54
15 minutes ago, Rick G said:

Holy sh#% You posted pictures👍👍👍 Good report!

You need to teach him how to smile like you do in pics. 😂

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Wanderer

Well I think that’s the first time I’ve seen yer mug @IceHawk!

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Rick
2 minutes ago, Wanderer said:

Well I think that’s the first time I’ve seen yer mug @IceHawk!

A perty mug at that. 😁

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Tom Sawyer

I still need selfie practice, maybe Chris can teach me. Good info, on a crappy day Chris

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smurfy
57 minutes ago, IceHawk said:

You guys know me well enough to know I rarely take pics because commotion and boards bring friends and crowds especially on this piece of water. .😁 Today was a rare occasion no one in sight so I was a little more forgiveing LOL!  I like stealth mode keeps a hot spot hot a lot longer 👍 

Can you say tracker!!🤣 nice fish bud.👍

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gimruis
11 hours ago, Tom Sawyer said:

I still need selfie practice, maybe Chris can teach me. Good info, on a crappy day Chris

 

I'd honestly rather not even take a photo than take a selfie.

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eyeguy 54

Selfies with fish are fun. It help our hand eye coordination. Lol

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Tom Sawyer

You and Ricky definitely have it mastered. Maybe one day I'll have some fish that are worthy of posing with me 😆😂😄

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Rick G
31 minutes ago, Tom Sawyer said:

You and Ricky definitely have it mastered. Maybe one day I'll have some fish that are worthy of posing with me 😆😂😄

Good aditude Tom... don't ever give up. Someday you will get that picture fish.... someday😏👍

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Tom Sawyer

I think what helps me get through it, along with my attitude, is my network of friends that support me along the way, with my quest for the that (one).....

At least my odds should go up when I retire. Time on the water definitely helps. 

 

Thanks for being there buddy 😂😄😆

 

 

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eyeguy 54

Subtle....  

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eyeguy 54

Bring phone Friday. Rick will teach you how to do that selfie😂

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Tom Sawyer

If your there, I want to learn from the master. Rick can teach the fish tickle, to get them to pose on the hand perch,

 

Grasshopper

 

 

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Rick

Nice...very nice! Well done @Rick G

 

Some of you ought to consider following him here on fm to see all of his reports. He's a good one.

 

Just click his name then the icon...Screenshot_20200208-175350_Chrome.jpg

 

There are some other gems as well.

 

I will start pointing them out as we go along here.

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AlwaysFishing23

It’s been a couple weekends for me due to busy life again. But when I was out 2 weekends ago the tullibee bite is definitely is full swing. Found them stacked in the 30-50 fow range suspended. The Basin crappie bite is also doing alright. Been finding crappie minnows and plastics have been best. I like fishing the break before the the basin part that's where I’ve been finding most of the active fish. All fish in the basin are more Sluggish it seems. Hopefully get out this weekend! 

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Rick

Nice...very nice! Well done @IceHawk

 

Some of you ought to consider following him here on fm to see all of his reports. He's a good one.

 

There are some other gems as well.

On 1/28/2020 at 12:27 PM, IceHawk said:

Fished this Morning on a area lake on the Horseshoe chain and it was a crappy kind of Day. 😁 Got out before daybreak to get setup to be in position as I found this pod aka school of fish couple days ago and the bite window is early and late. Midday bite has been non existent with this school of fish as they move into a different feeding area.  Cant stress enough how location plays such a huge role in a day of success. This summer walleye fishing I came across a  perfect transition area and I made a note and GPS it to investigate this winter. To my good fortune its been holding some nice pies recently .  Its a rock to sand transition are that is in located in around 20-26 foot of water. Zooplankton is thick early and late in the day and the crappies are actively on a tear feeding during this period roaming the area. Key lures were Clam drop kicks and Amped outdoors 4 mm tungsten heads with plastic bodies specifically Panfish Plastics Chigger Fry's. Hot Colors were white and firecracker. The Thorne Bros lineups sealed the deal especially the Power Noodle when they were aggressive and switching out to the Tripwire when they got a little more stubborn and bit softer.  Been using some of the Clam inline Gravity's and have been real impressed with them so far. Great real at a reasonable price.  3 lb Berkley micro ice solar green was line of choice. Caught many crappies from 10-12 1/2  inch range with two over 13 and the biggest measureing out at 13 1/2 inch all fish were released to fight another day. Looking forward to checking out another area soon I found this fall as I think there's a pot of gold wating for me under the hardtop!😉

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