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OTTAWA COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -
the cold weather and snow lately, it looks like the ice fishing season is
getting off to a solid start.
lake isn't completely frozen over, but that's not stopping local ice fisherman
from getting prepared.
Ottawa County, there are several smaller lakes where the water has already
frozen over enough to walk on. Local ice fishing businesses like Mark 1 Sport
Fishing say they're breathing a sigh of relief after two fairly mild Ohio
say 5-8 inches of ice is ideal, and they're hoping business this year won't
get a little more excited when you get this kind of weather, thinking that for
sure, you're going to get the ice," said Mark Cahlik, owner of Mark 1 Sport
Fishing. "The last couple years, the ice hasn't been that good, so you have a
tendency to work on your equipment, talk to your customers and get them
prepared that, ‘Hey, we're going to be able to go this year.'"
says he's preparing to offer ice fishing opportunities at Bay's Edge Resort on
the mainland and on Put-in-Bay. He expects the island to be the best place for
ice fishing this year, because the ice locks in and fishermen don't have to go
as far out to catch the big walleye.