It looks like Mother Nature is cooperating and the Ice Castle is a go in Eagle River.
Led by the Eagle River Fire Department and volunteers, weather permitting, the castle is built out of blocks of ice from Silver Lake. The castle is assembled near the historic Railroad Depot downtown.
Fire Chief Michael Anderson says they need about a foot of solid ice before they proceed.
He says they have about 11 inches, and with the cold snap this week, they should be ready to go next week....