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North Park (Almost) Ice Fishing Report - 11-20-13

Bill Willcox Lake John Resort
I know its been quite some time since Ive had time to make any kind of update to our website, or even an E-mail to our good followers and fishermen. For this I can only say, "Then lets get started its about time".

I finally got away and took a ride today with Schoolteacher Mike, mostly to check conditions on a few area lakes, but we happened to have the fly rods along, just in case.

Lake John has a one inch soft lid over 80% of its surface. The northeast corner, at this time, is the only open water, but the existing ice will not survive much of a North Park breeze.

North and South Delaney are mostly open where, depends on which direction the wind is blowing.

East is mostly frozen with fragile ice surrounding a little open water down the middle.

Reports are that Cowdrey Lake is mostly covered with a thin surface.

Conditions are changing hour to hour, totally dependant on weather. Stay tuned

P.S. And yes, the open water that Mike and I did find today on North Delaney was full of fish for him!

Bill Willcox

Lake John Resort

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