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Sunday, June 16th, 2024

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Sportsmen Since 1967

On Erie, before ice-fishing craze, ice harvest was the rage

River ice, and river system ice, should always be approached with more caution than not. (Vexilar)

ERIE, Pa. — Gaze onto Presque Isle Bay these days and you’ll likely see legions of ice fishermen, huddled in shelters, enjoying their favorite winter activity. From the 1880s to the late 1920s, Presque Isle Bay in winter was inhabited by a different lot of outdoors types — scores of polers, plowmen, feeders, packers and […]

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