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2nd annual Let’s Go Fishing and Boilermakers Local #647 fishing tournament


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Scheduled Saturday July 18th, 2015 on Pokegama Lake going out of Tioga Beach.

If this tournament has to be canceled due to weather a rescheduled date is set for the next day Sunday, July 19th

There are 3 categories of species of fish with 3 prizes awarded in each category as followed

Northern

Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass

Pan fish (to include crappie, bluegill, and sunfish

Clam Big Foot portable fish house

Clam Big Foot portable fish house

Clam Big Foot portable fish house

 Guided fishing trip

Guided fishing trip 

Guided fishing trip 

Rod Reel combo’s

Rod Reel combo’s

Rod Reel combo’s

 

 

 

1st place

2nd place

3rd place

 

 

 

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    • redlabguy
      Jkrash is right. There’s a repeater for CBS, NBC and another channel  that runs old TV shows and judge Judy type shows near Chisholm. A good antenna can pick them up in Frazer Bay Area.
    • Uncle Rico
      They've got the dam pinched down to almost nothing, hence the lack of progress.  I dont see much changing until they start opening the dam up, unfortunately.
    • Luzaich
      Odd year.. open water was still just past loman as of noon today.. if you look at the satellite it looks like the whole river is open, but it’s just water on top of the ice and dark spots.. royal Dutchman says 14 inches of ice at vidas 
    • CigarGuy
      The Landing, Richie Bay and Partridge River. 52 degrees! If we don't get some moisture this spring, the water level is going to be low!
    • Wanderer
      You have some replies on your first post.
    • smurfy
      Just read a Jeff sundin report he updated today. On winnie done resorts are only letting quests out, some are still allowing trucks but that's on a daily basis. Most if not all are strongly suggesting ATV.   Haven't seen anything about bowstring.
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      Might be all gone by the end of the day. I'll take some pics when I get back, in Virginia now.
    • Kettle
      Have not fished there, there's so many lakes up there. Looking forward to June and taking the nephews into Kramer though. Yes west of 169 on Pokegama is a lot of water 🤣
    • macgruber
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    • SkunkedAgain
      How is the snowpack looking on the lake? From the webcams, it looks like we are starting to get down to bare ice.
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