Ice Fisheree Winners – Butternut Lake, January 19, 2019

Walleye:

  • Dave Little 23”
  •  Nancy Goethlich 18 5/8”
  •  Ben Mayer 18 1/8”

Northern Pike:

  • Kate Weinberger 29 5/8”
  • Multiple anglers tied for  2nd and 3rd.

Crappie:

  • Gabe Esquibel 13 5/8” (tie)
  • Jeff Henri 13 5/8” (tie)
  • Multiple anglers tied for 2nd and 3rd.

Perch:

  • Haydn Thon 10 5/8” (tie)
  • Joseph Koerner 10 5/8” (tie)
  • Multiple anglers tied for 2nd and 3rd.

On a cold and brisk day for ice fishing with temperatures starting in the below zero range, there were still over 250 anglers that were registered in the contest.  A total of 45 fish were brought into the check-in station, and included 15 northern pike, 7 walleye, 10 perch and 14 crappie. A ‘catch & release option was offered and 4 of the northern and 4 of the walleye were released alive back to the lake.