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QUICK ICE SAFETY REVIEW

This year’s predictions for ice fishing Lake of the Woods are most excellent.  Lake of the Woods MN DNR department has stated that the walleye and sauger population is very healthy at Lake of the Woods and therefore ice anglers can expect a great product coming through the holes this season.  Ice safety first has to be …

12/12/2020

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A RECENT DAY OF ICE FISHING WITH DAVE GENZ ON LAKE OF THE WOODS

He is called the “Godfather” of ice fishing.  Dave Genz of Clam Outdoors is known and respected throughout the ice fishing world regardless of where you live or what products you favor using.  Dave is the inventor of the flip over collapsible fish house as well as an influencer in rods, reels and tackle in the ice …

12/12/2020

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ICING WALLEYES IN A NEUTRAL MOOD

Have you ever heard someone say, “Yesterday we couldn’t keep them off of the hook.  I wonder what happened?”  There are a lot of things that could have happened that changed the bite and caused walleyes to go into a neutral mood.  Regardless the reason the walleyes decided eating isn’t on the top of their …

12/12/2020

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NW ANGLE BUSINESSES UNITE TO SAVE ICE FISHING SEASON

The Northwest Angle is a very special area of the United States that as a result of the U.S. / Canada border closure, has been basically cut off from civilization and their customers since March.  In order to travel there, one has to drive through Canada about 40 miles before entering back into the U.S. …

12/12/2020

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Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 12.9.2020

On the south end…  Ice is thickening and making progress.  With safety in mind, resorts have been out checking ice thickness, ice conditions, cracks, and in some cases starting to mark trails.  Each resort fishes a different part of the lake with varying ice conditions and will make the decision when ice fishing can begin.  Some …

12/11/2020

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Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 12.2.2020

On the south end…  It’s a waiting game.  Hoping for cold temps and calm winds.  This past week saw some strong winds blow ice around the basin, eating up some of the thinner ice that had formed.  Forecast looks promising to lock things up in the very near future.  Resorts are monitoring ice conditions on …

12/03/2020

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Lake of the Woods Fishing Report for 11.25.2020

On the south end…  As we approach Thanksgiving, thin ice covers back bays and a portion of the big lake, otherwise known as Big Traverse Bay.   Roughly half of the lake is covered in ice with the rest open water.  Ice anglers are hoping for cold nights combined with low wind and no snow to …

11/26/2020

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BAIT THE HOOK! COME TO BEAUTIFUL LAKE OF THE WOODS!

Yes, I’m baiting the hook hoping to lure you to Lake of the Woods. Ice is on most of the bays and forming on the big lake. You want to be prepared when you come to the area to fish and shop. This area can satisfy the sportsman and woman as well as their family members …

11/26/2020

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WORK ON LAKE OF THE WOODS… NOW HIRING

Now Hiring!  Did you know most people regret not taking enough chances in life and simply settling?  Are you someone who has visited Lake of the Woods and thought, “I could live here?”  Well, many local resorts and businesses are hiring and this is a great time to consider Lake of the Woods. Lake of …

11/26/2020

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ICE FISHING ANYONE CAN ENJOY

For some, ice fishing is an activity far outside of their comfort zone.  In many cases, they have never done it, never grew up with it, didn’t have an interest or maybe they grew up in another part of the country where ice on lakes didn’t exist.  Regardless of the reason, ice fishing is an …

11/26/2020

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