Finally got out on the ice first time this year. 8)Left the house about 5:30a.m. but with the 180mi. drive from Wiggins to 11 mile & stops we didn't get on the lake till about 9:30.I think we just missed the big bite ???My son iced a nice 18" within 5 minutes,& my buddy about lost a pole but missed the fish :My son caught a nice 17" a couple hrs. later,my buddy about lost another pole but missed the fish ;D(He's gettin slow?)And me,I never got a bite all day....I hate gettin skunked Oh-well,I'm on vacation all week...maybe I'll try Granby next?