1. NAIFC schedule announced.
The North American Ice Fishing Circuit. Registration opens Nov 15. Here ’tis:
Lake Metigoshe, ND – Jan 7
Hebgen Lake, MT – Jan 14
TBA, MN – Jan 28
Antioch Channel, IL – Feb 4
Lake Maxinkuckee, IN – Feb 11
Lake St Helen, MI – Feb 18
Lake Menomin, WI – Feb 25
Bitter Lake, SD – Mar 4
2. Still no ice up at Lake of the Woods.
Surprise, right? We warned Dan Stefanich from Clam, but he insisted on driving north anyways to check for himself. All he found was a pile of jig-eatin’ walleyes, which sounds like a decent consolation prize:
Hang in there, Dan…. The hard stuff will be here quicker than we think.
3. Walleyes can get stung by wasps.
This one did anyway, but it was Justin Roswick’s fault: