Predictions for 2013

Last updated Thursday 11 April 2013 at 11:30 PM

Please note that this page is updated manually according to my schedule, so don't panic if you submitted a date and don't see it hear yet, it will show up eventually :-)

Multiple people on the same date are listed in the order in which their choices were received here at the worldwide headquarters of Canoe Lake Ice-out.

The previous year's ice-out date is marked with a ♦

Current prediction count: 80

Mar 26 (Tue) ♦  
Apr 13 (Sat) ... or earlier ;-)  Randy Born, Scott Simmie, Kerri Kwinter
Apr 17 (Wed)  
Apr 18 (Thu) Malcolm Dunne
Apr 19 (Fri) Jen Clarridge, Larkyn Statten
Apr 20 (Sat)  
Apr 21 (Sun) Chris White
Apr 22 (Mon) Steve Hetherington, Brandon Peek
Apr 23 (Tue) Grant Dawson, Mike Ormsby
Apr 24 (Wed) Joel Arthurs, Derrick Cann, John & Timea Cameron
Apr 25 (Thu) Gwen Lloyd, Steve Dunsford, Mark Venzon, Michael Dunne, Edward Kuo
Apr 26 (Fri) Tim Krafchick, Karin McCaskill, Randy Mitson, 'Fuzzy Silver',
Larry Love
Apr 27 (Sat) Mark Rubino, Anthony Cheron, Peter Sonea, Roy Stewart,
Bruce Sandilands, Martin Rus, Steve Bunn, Nick Boland
Apr 28 (Sun) Koren Marquardt, Marshall Leslie, Lynda & Jerry Wilson
Apr 29 (Mon) Debbie Ridpath Ohi, Steve Soloduka, Hugh Statten, Lorne Wilkinson, Dick Erickson
Apr 30 (Tue) Rob Waywell, Cory Chapman, Charles Marquardt, Drew Hutcheson,
Graeme Stewart, Don Lloyd
May 01 (Wed) Christine Stoneman, Nancy Bartok, Mark Steele, Doug Suerich,
Linda Leckie
May 02 (Thu) Bob Richards, Liz Clingman, Jeffrey McMurtrie, John Manson,
Ken Born, Jen Poole, Des Everick, Christine Hickey, Peter Bahr, Holly Stewart
May 03 (Fri) Randy/Robert McMartin, Ben Alles, Sherry Sandilands, Lisa Lebeer
May 04 (Sat) Garry Borin, Gaye Clemson
May 05 (Sun) Bob Mollard, Laird Saunderson, Paul Ragogna
May 06 (Mon) Jim Luker, Scott Rowe, Mary Higgison
May 07 (Tue) Karen Yule, Doug Pole
May 08 (Wed) Jeff Ridpath, Charles Plant, Andrew McGuey

Here's the current distribution of votes for each date...

Graph of Votes


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  • 2013 Predictions!

  • To make a prediction just send your date to Jeff by email at 'iceout' + '@' + ''

    See what dates people chose in past years.

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  • 2008 (April 25th)

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