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Offline Drifter_016

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Anyone Need Some Ice?
« on: Mar 04, 2018, 08:22 PM »
The winter carnival folks were busy this weekend harvesting ice for the ice carving competition at the end of the month.
Seems the ices is still pretty decent on the big lake.   :whistle:








Offline HardIce32

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #1 on: Mar 04, 2018, 08:34 PM »
Very cool

Offline Akhardwater

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #2 on: Mar 04, 2018, 10:11 PM »
Looks like you finally got the ice we sent you😀
I was born an Alaskan I just didn't live here at the time.

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #3 on: Mar 04, 2018, 11:17 PM »
Wow!    Items of great beauty.      :thumbsup: ;)2
      

Offline masoneddie

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #4 on: Mar 05, 2018, 02:17 AM »
Wow!! Outstanding pictures Dave... :clap: :bow:  How thick is the ice?
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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #5 on: Mar 05, 2018, 06:00 AM »
Excellent pictures :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #6 on: Mar 05, 2018, 06:18 AM »
Amazing  :o :thumbsup:  thanks for sharing  ;)

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #7 on: Mar 05, 2018, 06:24 AM »
Thanks, but no thanks. That kind of ice wouldn't be gone in time for the May 5th opener. Nice pictures and thanks for sharing....h2l
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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #8 on: Mar 05, 2018, 08:56 AM »
I remember years ago summer fishing on Lake of the woods seeing these big remote pole barn type buildings and asked what they were. I was told they were ice houses. They cut ice blocks out in winter bring them into these ice houses and pack them in saw dust. The ice lasts all summer to pack fish and keep fresh for commercial fishing ice.

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #9 on: Mar 05, 2018, 09:49 AM »
On our local lake - Chautauqua, the town of Mayville, New York cuts ice blocks so they can build a ice castle for their Winter festival.  Cool thing each year.

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Re: Anyone Need Some Ice?
« Reply #10 on: Mar 05, 2018, 02:04 PM »
Wow!! Outstanding pictures Dave... :clap: :bow:  How thick is the ice?

'Bout 4 feet or so.
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