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NilesBayHusker

Gas prices on Lake Vermilion?

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NilesBayHusker

What are you guys paying for gas on the lake? Will I need to take out a small loan to fill my 40 gal. tank? I assume all the marinas are selling premium non-oxy fuel?

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Spalj

What are you guys paying for gas on the lake? Will I need to take out a small loan to fill my 40 gal. tank? I assume all the marinas are selling premium non-oxy fuel?

I think Aronson's was $4.75 last weekend.

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PSU

Timbuktu was 4.62, but supposedly going up

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delcecchi

Heck, boat gas was 4.79 at Zups in Cook last weekend, but had come down some by tuesday. If it was on the lake at 4.79 sounds like a deal.

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Cliff Wagenbach

$5.20 at Gruben's last week! mad

Cliff

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shamrock7

We are $4.74 for 87 non oxy and this weeks load should be a little less

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jkrash

We're at $4.50 (89 non-oxy) at our little marina, probably going up with todays load. 2c

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Vermilion_figure_8

Retreat is my go to spot on the V. Always have the lowest price smile and great service.

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NilesBayHusker

I did not know Retreat Lodge sold gas. I saw a sign at Polleys for $4.69 yesterday. It looks like gas prices may have leveled off for now.

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Bob Schultz

Is Retreat Lodge back there in Norwegian Bay???

Or is that the one near Oak Narrows?????

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shamrock7

Retreat is SW of Oak Narrows on the north side of Fraser Bay. With this weeks load we are at $4.59

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