1. Jerry Metcalf

    How's The Ice Look on Basin Lakes

    Especially, are the lakes near the Colombia in shape for the opener? This week has been kind of bad and things may have re-frozen. Has anybody had eyes on Quincy or Lenice?
  2. Shawn Seeger

    Leech lake is ice free, road still closed

    So, I needed a day off to rest up, do too the wife and her mom for a drive. It was a beautiful day. Stopped in Morton at Spiffy's for a burger and shake, then in we went. Stopped for a few pictures. Then walked into the lake for a few casts from shore. I HATE WIND. But as it turned out a friend...
  3. ScottP

    Trip Report Breaking the Ice

    Enough with the hiking, the flowers, the scenery; time for a few days of real man (and woman; saw enough of them on the water) stuff. Drive along the south boundary of the park; snowpack still looking good on both sides of the Divide Onto the res and down the east side the...
  4. b_illymac

    New Ice Report

    Not much has opened up in last week. Quail. Katy Area. Heart. Herman. Sage Lakes. Long Lake. Marco Polo area. All frozen still I found a small area of open water on Windmill where it flows into Canal and tried it in the rain for about an hour. Just some cookie cutters. Signs of SpringQuail is...
  5. b_illymac

    Ice Report And A Fishing Report

    @troutpocket and I set out to find open water. We failed. We checked out over 10 bodies of water in the Seeps below Potholes and we saw maybe one 50 foot area that looked like it was maybe and thats a big maybe open at some point in last week. Thats it. Everything else was solid. Didn't really...
  6. dp

    Lenice - Ice Off Yet? See Pix

    taken yesterday at about 5:00 pm. half the lake is open. you can see the ice to the left. I think it will be gone by the time I arrive on the 3rd. After I took the picture a bald eagle came down and just missed a fish. dp
  7. Shawn Seeger

    Maybe A Bet, Will The Lakes Be Ice Free - Opener?

    So, I was talking with my friend that live next door to Potholes, he was saying they had about 2.5 feet of ice, and temps didn't seem to be warning up. Do we start taking bets as to if certain lakes are open in 25 days? Beverly forecast attached.... Brrrr
  8. Ice on the Lower Madison

    Ice on the Lower Madison

  9. Yakima rainbow on ice

    Yakima rainbow on ice

  10. 2003 Chironomid Fly Swap : Black Ice chironomid

    2003 Chironomid Fly Swap : Black Ice chironomid