Ice-out: the absence of any piece of floating ice larger in area than ten feet by ten feet
To be eligible to win bragging rights for your lake, all you have to do is send a comment identifying your lake, your name, and the date you pick for ice-out on it.
Doug Fyfe has dibs on March 23 for Newboro Lake.
Rod Croskery hopes to be wrong with April 1st for Newboro Lake.
ANNOUNCEMENT: 22 March, 2012
Unless somebody runs onto an ice floe on Newboro Lake tomorrow, George Kitching of Newboro Lake is the winner of the First Annual Newboro Lake Ice-out Pool with his 22 March selection, which conveys to him bragging rights on the subject of ice on this lake for the next calendar year.
You’ll find George’s eloquent and gracious acceptance speech a few comments below.
Thank you all for participating in this roundup.