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Thinking about trying to get up to Reno this weekend, is the ice ok to drive on? Any ice report from the area would be appreciated?

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Ice conditions in the area are as good as they've been all winter. Travel is great with little snow cover, but enough to keep your footing. Expect four inches of snow and around 15 inches of ice on most area lakes. As always use caution. There have been full size pickups on the lakes I have fished this week. I think with the extended gamefish season we have great opportunity for some excellent late feb. action. Look to the traditional hot spots and think shallow for the evening and night bite. The fish will be heading to the tendency to forage for baitfish in shallower water areas heading into late Feb.

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I have tried to drive my explorer on Reno last 3 weekends. There is too much snow. You will risk getting stuck. For whatever reason, Reno has more snow that other lakes in the area. Andrew was no problem. Geneva was OK.

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Hey Beer Batter. Last time I was out there there were no plowed roads on the west access. I was able to drive out about 1/2 mile. That was it. I will check it out again and see what happens. There were about 30 houses all in 1 area as you go north from that access on the west side. There is a gate. I don't know who owns it. Anyways, they were only out about a mile.

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Thanks fishinCPA,

I know who's private access that is and got permission to use it. Will be coming up next weekend for our first time on Reno of the year.

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