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ESJohnson

Call me crazy!!!

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Well, I am going for dad of the year award! Yes I may be going crazy! Looking to take my first ever Red Lake Trip this coming weekend. My fishing partners are my wife and two daughters. I will be bringing up my own 8X16 shack but I guess you could say I am a Red Lake Virgin. Couple questions:

1) What road accesses are on the South East side?

2) What ones have bait?

3) What is the cost to get on the lake? Do they charge by day or each time you come out?

4) Any place that needs to be avoided on the lake (soft spots or bad ice)?

5) People mark the roads on the lake or is it free roaming with no snow?

Been to lake of the woods in the past but you guys talk so positive about URL I figure I must be missing something when I drive past it everytime I go to LOW.

Thanks a lot for your input and BOY I LOVE THIS SITE!!!!

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Portavilla

ESJohnson,

Rogers Resort is located on the South shore.

They sell bait, Fatheads, Shiners and Suckers. They also have an assortment lures.

Road pass is $10 one day $15 for two days.

The ice is in good shape no known issues, ask the gals at the counter for updates.

Road is staked to the Center Bar but everyone is free roaming from there.

Thanks for visiting our area, you will find the resorts and outfitters on the lake to be very accommodating we hope you enjoy your vist.

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ESJohnson

Thanks a lot Portavilla! I am really looking forward to the trip. By mistake I told the kids about the trip already. Probably should have waited a few more days. I will post when I get back. Hopefully a few pictures of the kids holding some nice fish.

Thanks again!

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Desperado

YO JOHNSON

five questions and you didn't even include THE question that must ALWAYS be asked?

luckily for you, Portavilla already started a thread with the answer

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laportian

Ah to bring an extension or not to bring the extension?!!

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ESJohnson

If you are speaking of the extention. I don't know of a time where I don't bring atleast one. If there is another question I missed please enlighten me. wink Sounds like the bite is slow right now. Weather pattern is suppose to start to level by the weekend. Hope it levels out enough to make the fish snap to keep the kids busy and mom not want to head home any earlier then we have too.

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