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Does anyone have any plans to fish the big tourneys this year? Ice or boat? I used to go to brainerd but haven't gone for a long time. I have fished the Pelican F-M tourney for quite a few years and have a good time at that one. cool.gif

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INNKEEPER

There is a small tourny this weekend on Lida, but I am looking for some in Feb. I have family coming up that want to fish in some area tourny's. Thanks for any info.

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Dahitman44

I just heard the Park Rapids tourney is a wek from Saturday . I will be at that one.

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Just2fish

Is the Lida Tourney Sat or Sun?

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softballfisherguy

Yeah - that Park Rapids tourney sounds like a fun one, not so much the tons of people, but the tons of prizes. wink.gif

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HonkerDown

Does anyone have any info on the Lida tourny

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Dahitman44

Just 2 --

Is it your B-day??? You have a cake by your name -- Can I have a bite? -- We know the fish don't seem to want to. grin.gif

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PRFISHER

Lida tourney is sat. 11am to 3pm

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Just2fish

Hey Hitman...yes it was my birthday on Friday...sorry though, no cake! Too old! Headed to LOW this Friday on the bus for a weekend of guided fishing...wish me luck!

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Dahitman44

Just 2 --

I hope you catch more than just 2 fish in LOW!

Let us know how it went. Detail, details. grin.gif

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Just2fish

You got it! Thanks for the good wishes...try to stay warm down here, supposed to be 20 below up there. Coffee and Schnapps I'm thinkin! Have to travel 18 to 24 miles out to the shacks, should be quite a drive!

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Dahitman44

My bro-in-law was fishing at the Menaga tourney this weekend when he hooked into a 3-pound northern. I know it was at least three because he always under-estimates his fish and deer.

Anyway he was lifting it up out of the hole with the pole. Yep, he made a big mistake -- plus he had not changed line in I don't know how long.

Snap!!!

Back down the hole it went. He did cut up his hand a little trying to grab it.

I heard first place was a nice sled. Ooooops..

I was at Twins Fest and could not help him.

The family and I waited for 1.5 hours and got Hunter's autograph -- the other big names had 3-hour lines -- no guarentee I would even get up to them.

Ah, well it was fun.

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Dahitman44

I wish I could be there -- Go Get 'em Just 2 (Walley Wall-hangers) wink.gif

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