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There are probably more people
in those shanties than in those houses.
The parking lot has about 20 pickup trucks.
The wind chill is about minus ten degrees.
I thought my face would flash-freeze and fall off.
Auger in tray in foreground for drilling holes.

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Harvey Wilson18-Mar-2015 01:49
Very nice shot Larry. Brings back memories. We lived on Lakeshore Dr (Harrison Twp) from 1955 to 1960. Back then the houses were much smaller and the shanties were made of wood.
Hernan E. Enriquez24-Jun-2009 03:10
They have catalitic heaters , alcohol, and they'll do anything to get away from the house, ( like some people go take pictures) (:-)
1moremile31-Aug-2008 09:17
They're only cold in the winter. I don't see a problem.
Barbara Meredith31-Aug-2008 04:05
Would I have to live in one of these little
ice-cold boxes if I moved to Michigan?
Soenda07-Feb-2007 07:25
It all looks very authentic, Larry...Just like in "Grumpy Old Men 2." Except in my picture of ice fishing, you can actually see something being caught...okay, so it's only ice...but they had a heck of a time hauling it in. And then I think they realized that the line was really just a guy line to a submerged pump. But I was pretty excited there, for awhile.

Anyhow. Yours is a much more comprehensive view of what real ice fishing is about. Nicely done.
Fong Lam06-Feb-2007 12:54
They must really have an apetite for fish.....nice shot, Larry.
Victoria06-Feb-2007 11:09
Very very cold then...this is great work...minus ten to fish, when you break uo the ice, algidity will fly like bird freedly, then you catch the great fresh, have a great dinner ..nice
Wei O'Connell06-Feb-2007 06:57
Those guys are nuts! Minus ten degrees - ohhh, they are pretty safe above the water :-)
Excellent shot Larry.
Char06-Feb-2007 05:10
LOL Cindi. They better be drinking 100 proof. It's too cold to even think about fishing. I'm glad I hate fish. LOL This makes me think of Grumpy Old Men. You'll have to get a picture when they're all bobbing in the sudden thaw we're suppose to get. ;>) Nice tone in this shot.
Cindi Smith06-Feb-2007 01:20
Too cold for me! I wonder if they have space heaters in those tents! I'm also wondering what they are drinking in there too!
Tricia05-Feb-2007 23:21
good grief they must be nuts to go out in those temperatures! I hope they have heaters in their little huts.... ;)
LeeG05-Feb-2007 22:59
Now this is something I have never seen before. Must be some hardcore fisherman to put up with the elements just to have a fish fry! Great shot Larry.
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