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Mike89
24 minutes ago, Wanderer said:

 

You got that right!  Just checked radar and the incoming precip is turning almost hurricane like.  

yup it's going to get ugly I'm thinking....

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smurfy

i'm venturing to guess there's  a lot of big drifts on the lakes. but i'm not going to go look!!!!!!!!!:grin:

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IceHawk

You are right smurfy she's nasty out there. Serious drifting going on and once the colds set in this week those drifts will become concrete barriers.  There is going to be a lot of frustrated guys trying to get at there houses. I'm sure glad mines off and sitting in storage for the season. Talked to Borch not to long ago and he was on cedar island scouting for cool cats sounded like the makeshift rd aka goat trail was drifting in real fast.  Horsehoe winter access is really drifted in bad.  Joes resort on Big lake is blown shut.  Not looking very promiseing for fishing locally unless you have a track vehicle or snowmobile and even those may be tricky with slush pockets. 

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Borch

Went on a mission to see if I could get to any of the kitties spots today.   Was really pumped when I saw a nice plowed road on Cedar Island.30464.thumb.jpeg.b9b7f8150e3ac6690f1e463017b1c321.jpeg

 

Well that didn't last long as I buried my 1 ton diesel in 2+ feet of drifted snow.  Got stuck twice and off roading wasn't and option. Couldn't get within 1/2 of the kittie spots.  The Horseshoe winter access was drifted shut and not much of the trail left.  Gonna be tough going for a long time.

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smurfy

wow. someone really plowed that out wide since I took my tour around the lakes yesterday. I'm sure that wind filled any low spot with snow around that point. i'm staying home and doing something real exciting...…..like getting my tax stuff in order to bring in!!!!!!!😖😣 

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smurfy

there were 3 vehicles out on schnieder lake and 3 on cedar island this morning when I drove by. the rest was deserted.

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Coleman
On 3/9/2019 at 11:35 AM, smurfy said:

there were 3 vehicles out on schnieder lake and 3 on cedar island this morning when I drove by. the rest was deserted.

I saw the same situation, I took the sled for a ride around the chain.  Saw a few guys fishing northwest of the big island on Cedar.  And a few guys fishing the narrows going into Schneider.  Otherwise, nothing going on.  There wasn't a soul on Horseshoe.  I also cruised over on Becker, same situation..no one.  But, I d id find some pizza.  :) I brought them to a buddy's house in Richmond.  

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smurfy

nice sled.............i'm a can am guy myself!!!!!!!!!! live in cold spring i see????? so do i. born and raised in richmond.

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leech~~
30 minutes ago, Coleman said:

I saw the same situation, I took the sled for a ride around the chain.  Saw a few guys fishing northwest of the big island on Cedar.  And a few guys fishing the narrows going into Schneider.  Otherwise, nothing going on.  There wasn't a soul on Horseshoe.  I also cruised over on Becker, same situation..no one.  But, I d id find some pizza.  :) I brought them to a buddy's house in Richmond.  

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What, why would anyone leave $8 bucks worth of pizza's on the ice? 🤔   😄

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smurfy

maybe they were to doped up to remember they had them!!!!!!!!!!!!!:P:blink:

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Coleman

 

On 3/11/2019 at 11:20 AM, smurfy said:

nice sled.............i'm a can am guy myself!!!!!!!!!! live in cold spring i see????? so do i. born and raised in richmond.

Yeah, recently purchased a house north of the Richspring Golf course.  My parent's have a place on Elkview Cir, they've been there since 87.  Before that they stayed at Island View when Walt ran it.  Wife and I lived in Sartell, and decided it was time to get out of town.  Plus, we're closer to her parent's, and mine. 

 

On 3/11/2019 at 11:38 AM, leech~~ said:

 

What, why would anyone leave $8 bucks worth of pizza's on the ice? 🤔   😄

HAHA, $8 is normal price, on sale they're $2 each.  :)  Looked like they struggled to get the house off the ice, based on the snow conditions, so they probably were out there a lot longer then they thought they would be.  

On 3/11/2019 at 12:02 PM, smurfy said:

maybe they were to doped up to remember they had them!!!!!!!!!!!!!:P:blink:

If they were Totinos, then I would have no doubt about that.  

 

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On 3/11/2019 at 12:02 PM, smurfy said:

maybe they were to doped up to remember they had them!!!!!!!!!!!!!:P:blink:

 

Couldn't be. Only alcohol makes you forget. Pot makes you a Genius, repairs brain cells and makes your hair grow long again!  I just read that somewhere around here? 🤔

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