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abishop

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First lakes to fish after ice
« on: Mar 12, 2019, 10:28 AM »
Which lakes usually thaw first? Deeper lakes usually hold their ice longer than shallower b.o.w. With that being said Willow Slough should be the first target lake around. Can't wait !!!!!!

den58

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #1 on: Mar 12, 2019, 12:28 PM »
That's what I was thinking to

abishop

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #2 on: Mar 12, 2019, 02:38 PM »
pUT NEW TAGS ON BOAT. charging UP THE BATTERIES. dusted THE rods and reels off and retied . Going to put the ears on motor tomorrow to see if it still runs. Planning on Sunday madian voyage for 2019. Who else???

Spooled85

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #3 on: Mar 12, 2019, 03:29 PM »
Quite a few including myself have already been out a few times . Have been seeing a few boats being pulled around the last two days also

abishop

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #4 on: Mar 12, 2019, 04:26 PM »
The slough has been fished, also, lake Michigan. Which others are open now?

Mac Attack

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #5 on: Mar 12, 2019, 05:29 PM »
Ontario

northrn-duck-assassin

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #6 on: Mar 13, 2019, 05:38 PM »
Coho's

Or river walleye and crappie
its more than catching food, its also catching a piece of mind and integrity within

PEARCHEYES

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #7 on: Mar 13, 2019, 06:41 PM »
Waiting patiently for wawasee to open up.Got the yellow fever

rivereddy

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #8 on: Mar 13, 2019, 08:07 PM »
Ran over to the local State Park today and got the soft water season started.
Had a dink take a shot at a hair jig that was just about as heavy as it was...

fish on,

rivereddy

Jig_Head

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #9 on: Mar 13, 2019, 08:56 PM »
Waiting patiently for wawasee to open up.Got the yellow fever
You always do lol

Jig_Head

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #10 on: Mar 13, 2019, 08:57 PM »
I'm off tomorrow (thursday) and wanna get out somewhere, just not sure where yet

Gartoon

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #11 on: Mar 14, 2019, 06:36 AM »
I'm off tomorrow (thursday) and wanna get out somewhere, just not sure where yet

MC pier
Coho have started ... 8)

bherr24

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #12 on: Mar 15, 2019, 10:49 AM »
Hows the water clarity in michigan city after the rain yesterday? Was going to drive up and try in the harbor this weekend.

Gartoon

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #13 on: Mar 15, 2019, 11:42 AM »
Not sure haven't been there since Thursday .
But We got rain last night and wind and rain today and tonight for the forecast ( Ill be there anyway ) probably muddy

troutline

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Re: First lakes to fish after ice
« Reply #14 on: Mar 16, 2019, 03:49 PM »
I think we are going to the port and try it Sunday, might be out of the wind a little more.

 



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