Annual family ice fishing day on Pickerel Pond

T.J. Schaefer (center left) and Susan Best (center) brought their kids Ethan (left) Lauren (right) and Christian to the Maine Youth Fish and Game association's annual  family ice fishing day on Pickerel Pond in Township 32 for the third year. T.J. was resetting one of the tip-ups shortly after a fish got away.
Gabor Degre | BDN
T.J. Schaefer (center left) and Susan Best (center) brought their kids Ethan (left) Lauren (right) and Christian to the Maine Youth Fish and Game association's annual family ice fishing day on Pickerel Pond in Township 32 for the third year. T.J. was resetting one of the tip-ups shortly after a fish got away. Buy Photo
By Gabor Degre, BDN Staff
Posted Jan. 21, 2012, at 2:35 p.m.

TOWNSHIP 32 — Over 150 kids and adults showed up to give ice fishing a try during Maine Youth Fish and Game association’s annual  family ice fishing day on Pickerel Pond on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012.

The association provided fishing gear, bait and free lunch to people who needed it and they even drilled the holes in the ice.

Temperatures on Saturday barely reached double digits.

 

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