Author Topic: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD  (Read 280 times)

jakester

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Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« on: Nov 13, 2017, 08:03 PM »
I am an Icefishing newbie who is moving to Sioux Falls from Illinois in May. I can't wait to get out of this state. Anyway. Been soft water fishing all my life and seen ice fishing videos. Bought a lot equipment last year and sorta know how to use it. Extremely excited. I mainly fished in Illinois's largest state park called Wisconsin and in some industrial park ponds in the Chicagoland area. I'm glad that people are not afraid of sharing info and tips. I tell my kids sharing is caring but I never get any of the good cereal in the morning. Love to learn and can't wait to do it. When I do I will share it.

Tight Lines!!!!!

FishDSc

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #1 on: Nov 13, 2017, 08:42 PM »
Welcome to South Dakota! Can't wait to get out myself. I just started ice fishing last year and love it. If you're looking for someone to fish with let me know.

Dave

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #2 on: Nov 13, 2017, 08:45 PM »
Welcome! Some nice lakes around SF area, and even more the farther north you go, something for everyone!

rags

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #3 on: Nov 13, 2017, 09:16 PM »
Welcome to SD . We should have a shanty get together this winter

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #4 on: Nov 13, 2017, 09:17 PM »
Welcome! Since you're moving in May, let me know if you need someone to go soft water with!

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #5 on: Nov 14, 2017, 11:59 AM »
Welcome! I'm on the west side of the state, definitely jealous of all the lakes on the east side. Lots more perch and panfish opportunities. This site will get you going and give you folks to chat with til you can get out.  :tipup: :tipup: :tipup:

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #6 on: Nov 14, 2017, 01:56 PM »
Welcome to the area and hope you're liking it so far.  Any questions just ask away people around are pretty friendly and will help out as they can.

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #7 on: Nov 14, 2017, 02:23 PM »
Welcome to the site, glad to have you here with us.

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #8 on: Nov 14, 2017, 02:27 PM »
Welcome. I'm sure South Dakota has enough outdoor activities to keep keep you busy all year.
It seems to go from zero to hero all some have to do is lie.

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Re: Ice Fishing Newbie Moving to SD
« Reply #9 on: Nov 14, 2017, 08:47 PM »
Welcome to SD! Lots of outdoor opportunities here. As far as ice fishing, I'll take it over soft water any day.

 


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