Archive for January, 2015

Minnesota Ice Fishing – Bass Lake Bluegill!

Bass Lake Bluegill Anyone?? The winter of 2015 has been a big downer so far for those of us who enjoy snowmobiling in Minnesota. Our snow accumulation has dwindled to a measly 3-4 inches which is a long way from establishing good snowmobile trail conditions. :( The only positive to a "no snow winter" is that ice fishing is easy when you can travel anywhere on the lake by vehicle. And I'm not just talking about trucks and SUVs - we’ve seen some folks on ... Read more

Ice Fishing in Minnesota In Full Swing!

Ice Fishing on Bass Lake - Grand Rapids, MN New Year's weekend Jay and some of our friends hit Bass Lake for the first time this year. He was surprised to find ice depth of almost 24"! I guess it isn't too much of a surprise considering the cold weather we've been experiencing. Our snowfall in the last couple of weeks has been unimpressive! However, the lack of snow combined with very cold temps means that the ice conditions are awesome. And lake ... Read more