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Fred Mertz

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Ice Fishing
« on: January 17, 2011, 11:37:48 AM »
Spent the weekend in MI and had a chance to hang out with some fly fishing buddies on the ice.  Bought a gas auger this past summer at a garage sale and finally got  chance to play with it...punched a dozen holes in the ice, just because I could.   ;D  Sure beats doing it by hand.

Anyway, we caught a few gills & crappie.  One of my buddies got a 30" pike on a tip up.  There was plenty to drink, sauerkraut and sauge to eat...what a time!

Then these two showed up...



Amazing how many tip-up flags went flying. ;)

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Re: Ice Fishing
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2011, 11:40:58 AM »
My tip up is up.  ;D
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Re: Ice Fishing
« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2011, 02:50:05 PM »
Ice fishing, I tried it yesterday for muskie but I think I'm doing it wrong...


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Re: Ice Fishing
« Reply #3 on: January 17, 2011, 08:05:38 PM »
Were they slamming their faces against the ice trying to get to it?
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Re: Ice Fishing
« Reply #4 on: January 17, 2011, 11:08:22 PM »
nice gloves the girl on right has on.