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Walleyes on Target
Walleyes on Target
By Jason Mitchell
Posted September 1, 2015
So many situations come late summer and fall where if walleye are present, they are going to show up on electronics. When walleye start stacking up on rock reefs, deep points and classic structure that is between fifteen and forty feet of water, you are going to see fish on the screen. Bare spots that are void of life are usually a waste of time. No arches, no clutter, no bumps on the bottom often means no activity. A proven strategy for fishing classic walleye structure is to drive up and down over structure until you see fish on the screen. Keep driving and looking until you mark fi...
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Farm Country Whitetails
Farm Country Whitetails
By Jason Mitchell
Posted August 31, 2015
So much of the information written or said about whitetail hunting originates from big woods hunting. While there are lessons that can be learned or reapplied wherever deer roam, tactics and strategies can change dramatically as the terrain changes. What makes whitetails such remarkable animals is... read more
Rainy Lake Keeps on Giving
Rainy Lake Keeps on Giving
By Jerry Carlson
Posted August 7, 2015
This was the eighth year for our group of anglers that make an annual trek to Island View Lodge on Rainy Lake. Although every year is a little different, the one common theme that runs through the entire eight year period is the successful walleye angling we encounter. In 2014, the high water mad... read more
Professional Tournament Fish Care
Professional Tournament Fish Care
By Scott Stankowski
Posted August 4, 2015
With any fishing tournament during the summer months, locals are always concerned with the amount of pressure put on the fish. On a catch and release tournament where the fish are brought into a weigh in the anxiety increases. With the Bassmasters college national circuit rolling into town and... read more
Summertime, And The Fishin' Is Easy
Summertime, And The Fishin' Is Easy
By Ted Peck
Posted July 29, 2015
Channel cats are a wonderful fish for folks just realizing "endorphin" ends in "fin" in what can become a lifelong passion which knows no bounds. By following a few simple guidelines becoming proficient in catching the "whiskered walleye" can provide the confidence to graduate into catching more exo... read more
Pete Maina On Triggering Muskie Strikes: I Like The SOUND Of That
You might say the legendary muskie angler, Pete Maina, has been around the watery-block a time or two. Whether it's his former life of guiding hundreds of esox anglers a year, to currently writing books, appearing on television, and filling seminar halls- this long-haired boisterous angler not only... read more
Weedbed Bass
Weedbed Bass
By Dave Lorier
Posted July 9, 2015
Weedbeds offer shade, ambush points, and a smorgasboard of craws and panfish, making them one of the most reliable places to find bass. The most difficult task in fishing vast weedbeds for bass is to actually find the fish. Flipping is arguably the most effective way to catch bass in dense vegetat... read more
Hook, Line & Sinker:  The Technique of Choice
Hook, Line & Sinker: The Technique of Choice
By Dave Duwe
Posted July 6, 2015
Fishing is not always about the most expensive gear and tackle. Most of the time keeping it simple produces the most fish. Over the two decades that I have been guiding, I have chased the fishing trends trying to catch more and bigger fish. Out of all the products and methods I have fished, I hav... read more

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