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My apologies for being a tad lazy to the computer, that's the way it goes when you're obsessive/compulsive about getting reorganized after a fishin' trip (gotta be ready for the next one, right?) grin.gif.

Team BuzLogic (FishinLogician and yours truly) headed to Mille Lacs for the first time 1/15-1/17. After all of Cranker's great reports, how could we not stay at Appeldoorn's? We booked a 6-hole deluxe sleeper for two nights and proceeded to fish to our heart's content. Well, the reports are already in, so I don't need to tell you all that it was tough. Apparently those fish aren't impressed with my investment in fishing tackle smile.gif.

We did end up catching a 21" eye on a tip-up the first night(line was frozen in of course; and boy, she just barely had it in her lip), and we had a few light pulls on the rattle reels each day (probably perch), but other than a few 8" perch, it was tough going. One 'eye was spotted in the morning on camera as well.

Did we have a bad trip? Of course not! The accomodations were great (real nice sleeper's ya got there Cranker), and The Cranker was more than generous with his time, information, and cordial nature. We had a ton of fun just shooting it, and even enjoyed a fine cigar or two...maybe three...or more grin.gif. I hadn't seen the aurora borealis in many a moon, but the sky was lit up on that cold Tuesday night, and there wasn't anyone in a house near us. That was cool!

Thanks for stopping by Cranker. BTW, that Wilcraft is saweet! I got's ta go fishin' in it sometime!

I look forward to fishing up at Mille Lacs again sometime soon, and am sure I'll head out of Appeldoorn's again if I'm fishing that side.

Incidentally, for those anglers that want to fish during the weekdays like we did, I don't think you can find a better deal. We had 50% off for the 48 hours, and the regular rate was already reasonable. Plus, the fishing pressure is pretty low during the week(although sometimes even that doesn't help grin.gif).

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