Browsing All posts tagged under »Torch Lake spring breakup«

Ice fishing?

March 10, 2010


On Tuesday the ice went off Torch Lake.  Chris Szejbach was down at the Day Park and wrote, The ice breaking up was so cool!  Looks like glass and the noise was like breaking glass. She went to get her camera and called Babs Young, who trotted right over with her camera.  The two of […]

Letters from Chris: Brick on Water

March 22, 2009


As the days lengthen, the denizens of Torch Lake are out and about practicing a little Artism. More of ’em every day. Thomasina Sawyer is delighted. Chris Szejbach writes: Went to the day park to see the ice on the lake.  More days like this and it will be gone soon. I called this “brick […]

Spring. Definitely.

April 7, 2008


There are a lot of reasons to believe that spring is finally here.  Really.  These are mine.  Bet you have some personal favorites too.  As this is written, my Weather Widget says it’s 61°F. at the Eastport weather station south of Barnes Park.  My outdoor thermometer agrees.  It must be true. The snowbirds are returning.  […]