Winter welcomes iceboating season

Published on November 21st, 2019


The iceboat season has officially begun in North America, and it is believed that the first on the ice occurred November 9 when Mike Madge (above) sheeted in on Thunder Bay, Ontario.

A group from Minnesota out sailing and scouting in mid-November.

The first big event of the year is the Western Challenge, December 6-8 on the best ice in Minnesota.

More info on iceboating in general here:
• North America:
• North America forum:
• Europe:
• Maine:
• New England:
• Wisconsin / Midwest:
• Minnesota / West:


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