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sidekicknicholas 08-28-2007 6:06 PM

Just got home from work and ran out to the boat, <BR>this is what we had to deal with tonight <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/494722.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/494723.jpg" alt="Upload">

downfortheride 08-28-2007 6:24 PM

Nick ~~ With those pictures I don't know how you can take it. You should put you home up for quick sale and not look back. That is the worst water I have ever seen and would hate to say I live there. Just let me know when you put it up for short sale FIRST. Thanks for the post! I would love to call that home...

nubb 08-28-2007 6:32 PM

Poor <a href="mailto:B@ast">B@ast</a>@rds.

lakeski 08-28-2007 7:24 PM

Very Cool (actually warm!) <BR> <BR>Here are a couple of slices of ice cold butter on Lake Superior. Superior can take down freighters like this, so a day of glass is kinda unusual on the big lake. <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/494750.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/494751.jpg" alt="Upload">

266crownlinebr 08-28-2007 8:11 PM

What kind of boat is that? Toyota? Never seen one of those. Can you post a pic?

big_matt 08-28-2007 8:17 PM

Did you say Edmond Fitgerald? Wakeboarding in Canada...chip ice before entering water!

mjfan23 08-28-2007 8:18 PM

Toyota Epic, they where made for only a few years.

johnsvt 08-28-2007 8:20 PM

Last weds. it was me and a ski nautique...not a single jetski or tube in sight for hours.

ralph 08-28-2007 8:33 PM

From last saturday. 5 hrs riding, the only evidence we saw of other people was a trailer in the car park. NICE!<img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/494776.jpg" alt="Upload">

stxr_racer 08-29-2007 4:05 AM

Ralph, wheres that pic taken..Waikato river??

heem 08-29-2007 9:21 AM

I love when school is back in session <BR> <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/494937.jpg" alt="Upload">

lovin_the_wake 08-29-2007 9:23 AM

^ Word

crushing76 08-30-2007 7:32 PM

Darren, Is it winter in New Zealand? All the trees are dead...

zo1 08-30-2007 7:53 PM

Uhhhhhhh yea <img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/uhoh.gif" border=0>

ralph 08-30-2007 7:54 PM

Yes its winter here, the trees aren't dead, there just sleeping!

load 08-31-2007 10:50 AM

Jim-is that Bullards? <BR> <BR>We are heading up on 10/4, hows the lake level?

heem 08-31-2007 6:32 PM

Doug, <BR> <BR>Yes, thats Bullards less than 2 weeks ago. The water level is obviously low, maybe 45-60 ft vertical from high water line. There is no problem with obsticles, that we found anyway. We will be up there again in about a week. Were there last year the second week in October and it was great.

rallyart 08-31-2007 9:22 PM

Big Matt, you cant's chip the ice in Canada to get butter. You just run the Zamboni around your circuit. <BR> <BR>Nice looking boat Nick.

sidekicknicholas 09-01-2007 8:22 AM

The other day at work <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496242.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496243.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496244.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496245.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496246.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496247.jpg" alt="Upload">

pierce_bronkite 09-01-2007 10:06 AM

Did someone say butttter? <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496302.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496303.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496304.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496305.jpg" alt="Upload">

pierce_bronkite 09-01-2007 10:17 AM

Few more, <BR>Morning... <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496309.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR>Late in the day... <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496310.jpg" alt="Upload">

brody 09-01-2007 10:50 AM

mmmmm... ...butter <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496314.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR> <BR>Don't you love those sunset runs<img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/happy.gif" border=0> <BR> <BR>(Message edited by brody on September 01, 2007)

zacharoo 09-01-2007 11:19 AM

<img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496323.jpg" alt="Upload">

rallyart 09-01-2007 11:48 AM

I haven't seen a single picture of anyone on the butter...

bbking 09-01-2007 1:02 PM

i'll post soon !

reachjims 09-02-2007 8:48 AM

merrimac river NH <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496491.jpg" alt="Upload">

krbaugh 09-02-2007 9:23 AM

The view from my house <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496499.jpg" alt="Upload">

csswake3 09-02-2007 7:03 PM

Hey Lakeski, do you board on lake superior???? I go to school in Duluth and I am curious as to if people actually board on the lake, i know it usually isnt butter

lakeski 09-02-2007 9:12 PM

Butter on Superior was very cool. <BR> <BR>That second picture is Duluth in the background, taken along Minnesota Point. That's the only time we've taken our boat into open water on Superior, outside of the sheltered waters of Duluth Harbor. <BR> <BR>Usually, Superior is just too rough and would swamp a ski boat without much trouble. And, did I mention it's way too cold. <BR> <BR>The inland lakes are much nicer and warmer for skiing / boarding.

csswake3 09-03-2007 12:01 AM

ya i have heard the water only fluctuates on superior like 10 degrees year round, i just really wanted to bring my boat up once to say i have wakeboarded on superior

outbackls 09-03-2007 5:56 AM

Lake Cumberland last week. We had perfect conditions all week! Water level is down like 30 feet but most of the lake was still 30-100 feet deep. What a great vacation! <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/496614.jpg" alt="Upload">

mbrown 09-03-2007 4:18 PM

JIM G has it right, real butter starts when school starts. The summer will begin tomorrow.

gti2lo 09-04-2007 3:35 PM

Couples pics from the weekend... Sparrow Lake/ Severn River.. Muskoka. <BR> <BR>Conditions got rough on monday as we had a cold front move through and some gusty winds.... <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/497199.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/497200.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/497201.jpg" alt="Upload">

wakeslife 09-04-2007 6:04 PM

Waking up to lakes looking like these is what makes us realize why we love this sport so much...

redracer2003 09-04-2007 7:43 PM

friday we rode from 8am to 4pm &amp; had the lake to ourselves. saturday we rode from 7am to 12pm amazing conditions both days! i've never rode on butter before &amp; will never forget that feeling!!<img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/497323.jpg" alt="Upload"><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/497324.jpg" alt="Upload"><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/497325.jpg" alt="Upload">


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