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PostSubject: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyWed Feb 07, 2018 8:25 pm

As an ex-pat Cheesehead I'm well familiar with ice fishing and driving your vehicle out on the lake to drill holes for your tip-ups. But it seems Minnesota has taken this to the next level-

https://1funny.com/hillbillies-ice-hole-a-bar-on-top-of-a-frozen-lake/

Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! Beer-1


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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyWed Feb 07, 2018 8:38 pm

Awesome!
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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyWed Feb 07, 2018 9:42 pm

I'd go. Sounds like a great time!
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Zeno Marx

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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyThu Feb 08, 2018 4:32 am

Some of those lakes get so crowded that they establish streets and addresses so people can find their own huts.
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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyThu Feb 08, 2018 2:31 pm

Looks like a good time.

But If I am going out for a beer in sub-zero weather at a bar with a frozen floor, I want something better than Bud Light. Wink
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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyThu Feb 08, 2018 6:39 pm

Great film, very entertaining, but not sure it's my bag. I prefer to get away from that sort of thing. Commercialisation of nature Suspect Question
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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyThu Feb 08, 2018 6:48 pm

Stick wrote:
Great film, very entertaining, but not sure it's my bag. I prefer to get away from that sort of thing. Commercialisation of nature :suspect: :?:
good point
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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyThu Feb 08, 2018 9:32 pm

I'd certainly frequent that pub, but not sure I'd go for the minnow shots!

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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyThu Feb 08, 2018 11:04 pm

So, there's no wood burning stove in the bar? Laughing


When I lived in New Hampshire, I used to drive my car on the frozen Lake Winnipesaukee. It was a lot of fun spinning around on the lake until I couldn't maneuver properly and slammed into an ice fishing hut! It was a good thing
nobody was in side at the time cause it got smashed! I didn't hang around to see if anyone noticed and I got off the ice as quickly as I could! When I got back to the house, I checked out the damage to my car. It wasn't as bad as I thought. I was very lucky.
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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyFri Feb 09, 2018 9:29 pm

If the good lord had intended us to live in those conditions we would'nt have been born with no fur on our bodies !! I'm learning Spanish so I+ can move further south to warmer climes !! Texas is getting colder ! Twisted Evil Twisted Evil
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PostSubject: Re: Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better!   Ice fishing in Minnesota just got better! EmptyFri Feb 09, 2018 10:06 pm

I clearly remember going out for ice fishing on Pewaukee lake (west of Ma-wa-kee) in the early '60's with my Pap. I was around 10 at the time iirc.

I was bundled up in a snow suit that all but restricted movement. Thermal underwear, several pairs of socks, woolly mittens with three fingers, hood with Russian style hat w/ear flaps, etc. And I was still colder than a well diggers azz!

The wind that came down across the lake seemed to pick up more freezing temps than the ambient might suggest. I hated it!!

I also had cramp-on's for my feet as the ice surface was not covered by snow. Therefore it was slick as snot. All to say that it was not a particularly pleasant experience!  Mad

From that point on I determined that ice fishing was not for me!

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