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Bald Eagle

I was wondering if anyone could give me an ice report from Baker's Bay? The ice is pretty good on 2nd and 3rd point (for ATV's) but I'd really like to get back in Bakers and give it a try. Knowing that it was open a few weeks ago I suspect the ice is inconsistent but remain hopeful to get out there soon.

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DLK

there is 2 perm. out there. last sunday i was drilling alot of holes out there and found 6 to 7 inches where it froze week and half ago. be carefull and check ice as you go

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Bald Eagle

Thanks for the information.

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redrocketangler

was out there last weekend and drove the wheeler from westwood checking the ice along the way it seems to be ok if you use common sense you should be fine. i just hugged the shoreline then went straight out to where i wanted to fish.

6-9 inches at least you can see where the open water was the ice looks a little different there but that was before this last dusting of snow 2 days ago.

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