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Lake: Georgetown Lake

Be safe out there!

Post By: Rodbender      Posted: 12/20/2021 5:30:16 PM     Points: 1490    
Large emergency response today at Georgetown Lake when the first call came in that 2 boys had fallen through the ice. At least 8 or 9 first responders showed up quickly to help 2 fishermen. Both were OK thankfully. Can't be careful enough! A spud bar is your best friend next to a PFD if it's even close to questionable.
 Reply by: not too old to fish      Posted: 12/20/2021 6:13:56 PM     Points: 9171
Were they close to the bridge?
 Reply by: Goosehunter82      Posted: 12/20/2021 6:16:54 PM     Points: 77113
Georgetown sucks for that. I fished it once last year and watched 3 people fall in within an hour. Uneducated tourists and an ice skater. None were prepared.
 Reply by: Rodbender      Posted: 12/20/2021 6:46:51 PM     Points: 1490
It was out from the last parking lot down towards the dam..

Goose -ditto about the tourists!
 Reply by: wingman13      Posted: 12/20/2021 8:52:20 PM     Points: 102
Did they find anyone? I was out there by the rest room when they all arrived (around 3:00). They then all headed down by the dam
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