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ice at isle mn ?


luvenlife2mch

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I am scheduled to fish from the Isle area 5 Feb. I am concerned about the thickness of the ice. I have read reports ranging from 16-20" and was wondering if this is enough to safely support a 5100 lb vehicle. Planning on sleeping in the ice house. Should I consider buying an atv? Dont have much experience ice fishing, as it does not get cold enough in kc.

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Lyback's web site says 20" on established roads but, "Absolutely no 1 ton trucks with wheelhouses allowed. Only half ton or smaller."

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Luvenlife: The weather is supposed to cool down again this next week. Stay in contact with the resort where you plan to acess the lake. They can give you a daily update on ice conditions and the size of the vehicles they will safely allow on their roads. Different areas of the lake react different to the meltdown, so stay in touch with them. good luck and hold onto your rod. Bill

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