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****Now Its Cold*****

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FishermanHart

Well its going to be a struggle now too find them "eyes", while we sit in our portable thinking I really should move. tongue.gif

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tearin' lips

It's definately going to be interesting tomorrow on the big water. Looks like single digits with a wind. I will be drilling to stay warm and hopefully find some active fish. by the sounds of it the later of the two will be more difficult.

Take Care Guys, Good Luck Fishing, and I Will Have a Report Tomorrow For Ya!

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chris63

When your propane stops flowing then it will be "COLD!"c63

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BendnSend

Amen to that! Found what just what you mean this a.m.

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tearin' lips

Propane...what propane. I take catching fish over a warm house any day. But as my mother said..."When the Brain is numb the whole body suffers!!!" grin.gif

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slotlimit

I found the fish then used my Jeep and trailer to block the wind.

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binsfeldnick

Sounds like it's only supposed to get colder. Will be heading up wednesday to brave the weather though.

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tearin' lips

Yep, I was going to head down again on friday, but after looking at the forecast I think I am going to wait it out for awhile.

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ddp

Just my luck. I have been planning a trip to milacs for a month now and it is looking a little cold. We'll be heading up this weekend and was wondering what to do. We were planning on using the wheel house for base camp and portables during the day(sun rise/fall). I can say I haven't fished in this cold of weather, especially exposed to the wind like I am assuming this weekend will be. I guess the question is it even smart to be hole jumping? or worth it. I can only play cards for so long smile.gif

stay warm

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TRZ

Sat. morn. was terrible! wind chill had to be 40 below range, it was about as windy as i have ever seen in the winter. temp was 25 at prince's bait at 8 , by the time i left my first spot at 11 it was 5 and the wind was awful. Fish seemed to slow too, did do well sat. night and sun. though.

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tearin' lips

ddp, hole hopping was the key to success for us. Especially when we got on the jumbos. Do the jumbos normally more around that much and that quick. We would pop 1-3 out of a hole and then have to move and maybe not catch 'em for another 10-15 minutes.

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ddp

Thanks Tearin' lips... That was my feeling but darn, it is going to be cold. It might be a long day but I guess you can't catch them from the couch smile.gif

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