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Congrats minky!

 

Unfortunately I haven’t cut a hole yet this year.  I’ve either been hunting or not had a long enough day on the ice yet to make it worth it.

 

I figure I need to get a hard side out somewhere so I can just walk up to it and sit for a while.  Like old dudes do. Cuz I’m getting old. 😉

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i usually head north to spear chuck, and with the conditions of the lakes up there.......nope..........as it sits now i probably wont even buy the license and go out.  first time since i was old enough to have to buy a license. 😩😰

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Thanks, ya it is a Higgins spear from Michagin.  If I do my part, it never let's me down.

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