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Predict lakes around Duluth will be open two days before the fishing opener. Places like Lake of the Woods a week afterwards. Now I’ll get to see how accurate I was

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I'm calling May 13 in the Brainerd area. That's Mother's Day, and they'll need us out of their hair that day so they can have some fun.

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Weatherman on the news last night predicted that it will be record late ice out for most of the state or really close.

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I thinking all the Southern lakes that may be open are going to be packed this opener. ;)

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We need warm windy days to get things really going. 

I'm guessing the in-laws lake 20 minutes north of Deer River will still have ice floating around on opener. 

 

On this day in 2010 I had already returned from a Bdub canoeing and camping trip. That year and this year seem to be two extremes.

 

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Has there been any announcements what the governor will be doing for fishing opener yet? Does he still honor the tradition but head to the southern part of the state?

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Green lake Spicer if ice is off. The governer's opener this year will be in the Willmar area. 

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There’s a nice stretch of warm weather. I just wonder if it’s enough to melt our local lakes by opener

 

 Then the fish have to spawn

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