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Fishing Derby

It was a good Father's Day at the club. We were able to get back to some normalcy and have the kids derby this year. We had 60 kids registered and about 170 fish caught! A great time was had by all! I would especially like to thank my fellow board members who stepped up and helped me. I would also like to give a big thanks to the Leslie families for all they do and all the volunteers who helped out. A big thank you to Rich's lock and key for donating prizes and helping weigh fish. It is a specia…

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Roads open

All roads are open at club. There is a tree down on Pitt One Road but will be removed tomorrow.

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Entrance Gate.

Automatic entrance gate is down, please use magnetic gate until further notice.
Thank You.

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Deer Stands

Due to road conditions at club deer stands do not have to be removed until April 1st.

Club Roads being closed.

Due to the melting snow we are shutting down Pit One road and High Line road.

Grass Burn

There will be a grass burn after Feb. 15th south of spillway.  This is to get a good look at the land grade.

Bow Hunters Reminder

All stands must be removed by Feb. 15th.  If anyone knows of any old stands call me, Ken Mack. 815-634-2633. Please leave message.

Thank you

Ken Mack

 

Beach Hours.

Fishing Derby

Unfortunately due to circumstances out of our control we will be canceling the kids fishing derby this year.

Hare and Bone lakes will now be open for fishing until March 1st 2021. Hope everyone stays safe in these trying times and hope to see everyone back at the derby on Father's Day next year.

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Hunting

Deer limit 1 doe and 1 buck or 2 does.

Squirrels  Aug 1st - Sept. 30th Jan. 18th- Feb. 15th

Dove hunting south of Pit 1

Coyote per state regulations 6mm or under  end March 1st

Fall and spring turkey bow only

Deer stand can be put up Aug. 1st.

Campers bathroom and dump station

Sorry for inconvenience but campers bathroom and camper dump station is closed until Tuesday. People will be out to club to pump out septic tank Monday. 

Night swim

Night Swim scheduled for July 25th 8pm till 11pm.

A big thank you

The Board wants to send out a special thanks to Lodi Vercelli for his generous donation to the club to make the much needed renovations to the shower house. Everyone can shower in privacy now . We all know its been needing to be done for many many years. Thank you Lodi . This would not have happened without you and its appreciated more than you can understand !

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Update as of July 3rd

Guest are allowed as stated in Constitution by-law book. As far as beach is concerned only 50 people at one time is allowed on beach.. All guest vehicles must have member key number in window and member must have this years sticker properly displayed or a fine will be given to member.

Beach Update

BEACH UPDATE !!! PROJECTED OPEN DATE IS JULY 11TH
AS OF NOW WE ARE STILL WAITING ON THE COUNTY FOR WATER SAMPLES TO BE TESTED . WE HAVE OUR BEACH PERMIT IN HAND AS OF TODAY SO THAT'S A GOOD THING. IN THE NEXT TWO WEEKS WHILE WE ARE WAITING WE WILL CONTINUE TO GET RID OF WEEDS AND BE GETTING A COMPANY OUT TO SPRAY TO HELP WITH THAT AND WE ARE ALSO WORKING ON GETTING SOME FRESH SAND . THANK YOU ALL FOR YOU PATIENCE I WILL TRY TO KEEP EVERYONE UPDATED ASAP !!!

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Raffle Winners. June 28 2020

1st Place $1000.00 Mike Gerrish G-57

2nd Place $500.00 Nan Coleman C-63

3rd Place $250.00 Brad Harrod H-114

4th Place $100.00 Karen Speckman S-89

5th place $100.00 Bill Clover C-91

6th place $50.00 Janet Strck S-84

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Raffle Drawing

Raffle drawing will be held at club pavilion 1Pm Sunday June 28th.

Motorized Vehicle By-Law

Any member that is not in compliance with new motorized vehicle By-law will be asked to remove that vehicle from club until it meets with by-law change. 

By-Law Change

Camping Update June 5th

The camping committee just opened up 7 more spots 5 on north side . Please use caution while backing in.

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