This remarkable cold spell has not done a lot to contain my wood or heating oil use, but it has produced a dazzling early-winter season of ice fishing. Heck, up above Scranton, ice fishing actually began several days before last week’s official start of winter. That is remarkable.
To dole out some important ice information first, the trout stocking at Lower Lake at Promised Land State Park, originally scheduled for early November, has been completely cancelled. The 173-acre lake is being drawn-down. Read the full article here.