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Messalonskee photos

The launch is seven miles north of the turn off Rt. 27 at Steve’s Appliances. Can’t miss it. White patches are hard. Lake is 12 x 1.5 miles. NE wind Monday will be blowing right down the lake. Marks will … Continue reading

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Sailing ON!

With all the possible maybe lakes we’ve been hearing about and checking, Jim Gagnon discovered Messolonski Lake, in Sydney, is in decent shape and ready to go. Some hard snow patches here and there, but also large areas of nice … Continue reading

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The Birches

If you need a bit of beauty and awe this holiday season, take a deep breath of this: The Birches Webcam | Moosehead Lake lodging | Maine | lodging | lakeside cabins | Maine vacation Just flashed in the past … Continue reading

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No Ice

After a frantic day of calling around, checking web cams, and Jim Gagnon driving all over Hellen Gone we have nothing to offer. South Twin did not blow clear. In addition, it took a hit from the big rain last … Continue reading

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Imminent Sailing

First, tip of the helmet to the CIBC officers for picking up the slack in ice reports while the usual guy was in Wisconsin chasing DNs around a couple of big day-glo marks. Marks, by the way, that we’ll be … Continue reading

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Bow Lake, NH

Lance Bennet is keeping a close eye on his home ice. If it survives the rain we might have something. Any other holiday cheer out there?

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Photos From Today

Bob McEwan’s new Mini Skeeter, with Zeus in the background. A great image of how light and powdery was the snow. And that chicken hanging out of the backpack? We grilled and ate it. Sadly without the Robert’s Baked Beans.

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