Sounds good T Man, I'm praying for no snow for a while. Went down to the big C yesterday, lake is in nice shape with very little snow cover - could be some prime ice conditions if the weather cooperates.
Made it out for my first hard water outing of 2010-2011. Fished the east shore of the Big C. Fished from 6' all the way out to about 29'. The good news was in most places there was 3" of nice, black, rock solid ice. The bad news is that the perch were barely longer than the thickness of the ice !!! Well maybe not that bad, but tons of dinks.
Caught close to 100 kept 5 nice ones and another 15 or so for a Christmas eve fish fry. No jumbos in the group. The dinks seemed to be everywhere and not even a spoon with eyes would prevent them for biting. All in all a fun outing but would have liked a few like DC and Tank wacked.