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mngoosehunter

Hey just wondering if anyone has been out to constance lately. I havent been out there for a couple weeks now but was doing good out there earlier this winter. Hows the ice on lakes around here? Thanks for the info.

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knoppers

my uncles have been getting some gills out there. friday they only caught 7 fish.

they did not drive out, but good ice for a wheeler or sled.

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fishinalot

Both the crappies and sunnies slowed down to a crawl since the last 2 snowstorms. Was out this weekend alot of people, alot of empty pails!

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