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Wife Grief and Ice Thickness - need HELP

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perch_destroyer

I know I'm not the only one. I'd like to fish Meadow or Saurer tomorrow. Dang news been blowing up everyone falling through this year. Wife giving me the business. Can I get some ice thickness reports for the DL area. From what I've read, its pretty much safe everywhere. laugh Anybody else getting the "business"?

Thanks, The Perch

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Bass Whacker

I just got off saurer and there was 10-12 inches of good ice up in the finger to the right of the landing. There was a full size truck and a car sitting by one of the permanants out on the main part of the lake. You wouldnt catch me driving out there with that much ice. The eyes were biting pretty good in about 20 feet of water.

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dairyman

I hit the rod and gun clubs tourney out on south twin and there was 12-14 inches of ice and just about everyone was driving out

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perch_destroyer

Thanks for the info, hope you did well today. I'll be out in afternoon tomorrow, got a am obligation. Perch

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dairyman

what lake are you headed for tomorrow??

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perch_destroyer

Sorry, just checked this now. I fished Meadow and Saurer, not impressd. Slow bite. Gonna try for rainbows this week.

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dairyman

Yeah--we did sauer today too-----------same as you it stunk!!!!

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Cicada

Nice meetin' you dairyman. Fishing didn't get any better after you left.

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dairyman

we went to a different lake on the way home and managed to pick a few small sunnies. They're still swimming

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bak2MN

I was on sauer yesterday as well and only caught one northern. Did anyone leave a tip up out there a while ago kids chipped one out of the ice?

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Jim Uran

Plenty of ice out on most lakes. I've been measuring anywhere from 12 to 14 on the lakes I've been on. If she is so worried, have her buy you a striker suit wink they float smile

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Cicada

Hey Leechbait, I think I noticed a birthday cake on your profile a week or two ago. happy belated birthday.

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Jim Uran

Thanks, yes I have the same birthday as Elvis, my mom remembers his birthday then realizes it's mine too! lol

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