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Keeper of the Keys
Loons on the Lake
An Open Letter
In a Hurry?
Finest of Times
Just like "soft-water" angling, ice-fishing can
get to be very expensive -- if one wants to acquire all of
the toys that are available for the sport. All those toys are
not necessarily mandatory in order to have some fun. I got my
start sitting on a bucket with a small pole and bucket of minnows.
Sure, it helps to have a portable shanty, a Vexilar flasher, a power
ice auger and an underwater camera. But for me, it's more the
joy of escaping the winter blues and cabin fever... rk
Fishing and Other Winter Fun
Winter is on the retreat and the
sun is starting to race to the north. We’ve passed perihelion – the
earth’s closest approach to the sun – and the days are getting
longer a few minutes at a time. Sounds like Spring is just around
the corner… (Feb '03)
Lake, Wisconsin Ice Fishing
to me to a great excuse to try some more ice fishing - I made
several phone calls, booked two nights at the Best Western and Heidi
and I planned a weekend getaway...
I stated in my very first article on the topic: "Winter sports are
surely not for the faint of heart. But if the hustle-bustle rat
race and other stresses have got you feeling that you want to scream, my
suggestion would be to head north for a little getaway." Seems
like it was time to...