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laportian

My boss comes by there everyday. Says that they are up and running. I might go get nosey tomorrow morning.

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Buddy said the run is done. Got their quota in three days.

I'll be sure to warn everyone.😀

Yeah, better lock your doors.

gunner55

Bump! It could be soon, a lot of it by the Hwy 46 bridge was open 3 weeks ago.

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We drove by yesterday and the gates are locked, road is not plowed, and no gear on shore yet.  It will all be happening soon.

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Williams Narrows looks like it starting to open pretty quick, especially to the west.

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We came up yesterday & didn't see the little trailer they use there yet. The cameras at The Narrows were showing a lot of open water going west too, when I looked this morning

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We're just ~ 6 miles NE of where they set up the nets & there's still a little ice on the main lake here yesterday. I wouldn't be surprised to see them over there when we go in to GR tomorrow

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39 minutes ago, gunner55 said:

We're just ~ 6 miles NE of where they set up the nets & there's still a little ice on the main lake here yesterday. I wouldn't be surprised to see them over there when we go in to GR tomorrow

and i know why you go that way to go to rapids!!!!!!!:P:rolleyes:

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Yeah, so I can see if that white chebby is parked down :whistle: there at the place where all the kids from Inger get on the bus.:grin:

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3 hours ago, gunner55 said:

Yeah, so I can see if that white chebby is parked down :whistle: there at the place where all the kids from Inger get on the bus.:grin:

:wacko: there's always a van with iowa plates there!!!!!!😖😁

 

back on topic..........i'd love to watch that some day!!!!!!! 

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If they're runnin when we're up we usually stop in. A lot of big girls in the pens most of the time & unless the weather messes them up they're done in a little more than 1 day. I believe they generally want 700-800 quarts of eggs. If you've never seen it, I think it's well worth the 15-20 minutes it takes to check it out. 

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3 hours ago, smurfy said:

:wacko: there's always a van with iowa plates there!!!!!!😖😁

 

back on topic..........i'd love to watch that some day!!!!!!! 

Must be someone else after your girl then :P as we're usually got an Escape, unless Mom's with us.😀

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Buddy said the run is done. Got their quota in three days.

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Looks like I missed the boat again!

 

ProV I'll be in your town next week.😉

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9 hours ago, smurfy said:

Looks like I missed the boat again!

 

ProV I'll be in your town next week.😉

Yeah, better lock your doors.;)

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3 hours ago, gunner55 said:

Yeah, better lock your doors.;)

😖:wacko: hey now!!!!!!!!!! why all the hate!!!!!!!!:P

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Talked to a couple who have a place on Little Cutfoot at Aldi's in GR today. They said their ice went out Thursday, the nets went in Friday, & they started & finished taking spawn on Monday. They said it'll be the 1st year in the last 4 where they can actually fish in front of their place on Opener as the last 3 it has still been closed from there to Williams Narrows because of the late ice & all the big fish still in there.

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On 4/30/2019 at 9:49 PM, smurfy said:

Looks like I missed the boat again!

 

ProV I'll be in your town next week.😉

I'll be sure to warn everyone.😀

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1 hour ago, PRO-V said:

I'll be sure to warn everyone.😀

:blink::D

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They were there yesterday afternoon when we came back to the lake. I'm not sure they were running yet as there wasn't anybody down at the water. It was a cold,  wet, nasty day though. Gates were closed & had a sign on it, no visitors this season in order to follow CV-19 protocols.

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Still there today, 2 boats in the water along with at least 2 vehicles. Usually they're done in 2-3 days so I'm not sure if the weather delayed them or if since it didn't happen last season they are taking more.

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