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Author Topic: ice fishing  (Read 497 times)

Offline yari

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ice fishing
« on: January 03, 2016, 05:40:03 PM »
a buddy and I were going stir crazy. it's January and the ice is just getting "OK". we went out and could only reach 6' of water. 3-4" of ice. we put out some tip-ups and jigged 1 pole each. no fish for 3 hours. all the gear worked well and we took the edge off

the burgers and beers at the tavern were great. I ran into an old classmate and the war stories started flowing. all in all it was a fun afternoon.

LAKE OF THE WOODS is only 1 1/2 weeks away. sound like a major cold front next week. it's always -20 when we go, why should this year be any different. oh well, it will make some good ice
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Offline MI_Bowhunter

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Re: ice fishing
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2016, 07:34:36 PM »
The ice here is still not thick enough but now that deer season is over, I'm entering fish mode.
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Offline dave 1211

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Re: ice fishing
« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2016, 10:19:20 AM »
 @--0--0117  what is ice we don't have much yet here
turkey season was a wet one now on to deer hunting in October





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Re: ice fishing
« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2016, 12:00:28 PM »
You got ICE!! what is that?? ##$%#1119 Sounds like a good time, good luck at Lake of the Woods
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Re: ice fishing
« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2016, 01:03:41 PM »
Careful what you ask for yari. Next week the high temps are to be single digits above 0.  @--0--0128 People will start calling you yar-icicle!  --099-780 Your friend Dr. Drip.
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Re: ice fishing
« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2016, 06:16:38 PM »
Would like to see some ice & less rain so the rivers can get back halfway to a normal level.  Good luck Yari, I hope Dr Drip stays at a safe distance!
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