May 24-29, 2013

It has been a busy week with so many walleyes on the line it is plain hard to count! Starting a new season with a new boat always makes me nervous. I get very attached to my boat. My 2004 Lund Pro V IFS 2025 is a hall of famer. 3000 hours still no leaks, […]

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Wednesday May 22, 2013

Ice out on Rainy Lake was Thursday May 16th. Our first guests left the bay on Friday May 17th. We went from having a late ice out to having three days of intense low pressure. Winds were from the NE and fairly strong. The system dumped 5” of rain on Rainy Lake.  The goods news […]

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Wednesday May 15 2013 Ice Out Conditions

Yesterday was quite warm with a strong westerly wind. Rainy Llake is ice free from from Rainy Lake Houseboats dock all the way one mile east of Brule Narrows. Seine Bay, Bleak Bay, Little Grassy, Grassy Lake and Shoal Lake are open. One mile east of Bule Narrows there is a large ice pack blocking […]

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Tuesday May 14, 2013 Ice Movement

What a difference a few hours make. The first picture is Tuesday morning at 6:00 AM. The second is 4:30 PM. We started out with sunny cool weather. It turned to rainy, cold, and windy, then sunny and 65 in mid afternoon. The next pictures are out on the lake, I was test driving our […]

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Monday May 13 Ice Out Conditions

75 % of our bay is ice free. Houseboats are going in the water as I write. Black Bay, Sha-Sha, and Islandview areas are all free of ice. Main lake and Sand Bay still a mix of ice sheets and open water. Temperatures forecasted today are 62-67 degrees with south winds 10-20 mph. Tomorrow rain […]

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Rainy Lake Ice Out Fishing 2013

Well we have had the winter that just won’t end like the rest of the Midwest. Spring has arrived, we had good rains on Saturday, and temperatures are going to hit the high 60’s to 70 degrees today. Sand Bay is about 25% open basically from Ranier to Birch Point, the Sha-Sha- area is also […]

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