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Sergeant Slabber

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Sergeant Slabber

I'm supposed to be coming up to Hawley next weekend for an "old timers" snowmobile run. Is that going to happen by the looks of it, or should I just bring my ice fishing gear? Thanks!

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DEADhead

bring you ice gear. There hasn't been snow here all winter long mad.gif

maybe Hawley has some snow in the ditches; hitman will need to answer that one

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eyehunter

There is a little snow in the ditches around Hawley-wood, but if you have ever seen the old timers run (I would say thousands of sleds) I would have to say that there isn't near enough for all of those sleds. The lakes around there are nothing but glare ice, I about blew away last saturday on the lake. And that is quite a feat, for those of you who know me - you know what I mean. grin.gif

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Dahitman44

I don;t think there is any way I would consider sledding in these conditions. That being said I have seen a track or two, but have not seen anyone out and I have NOT been out this year. I can't wait to get out, but I am not going to screw up my sled.

If you are careful, you may find a 1/4 mile strip of show hear and there, but you will be riding on grassy snow between those areas.

Pray for snow, my Brothers!

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Sergeant Slabber

Thanks guys...I guess I'll just have to fish all weekend then, darn it! We still have about a 6-8" base here in the cities, but trail conditions are dwindling fast. I have been able to get out and ride a few times, and the lakes are still in good shape for riding. I feel sorry for you guys up there. Hopefully you'll get a good dumping soon.

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Dahitman44

The local forcast shows three days with chance of light snow -- I am sure you know what that means --

NO SNOW.

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