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April 12, 2017

Just over 2 months ago I lost my best friend Molly. She was, by far, the best friend I have ever had. There hasn't been a day since that she wasn't missed. Molly was my black lab who had been at my side for 15 years..

Isn't it funny how attached we become to o...

April 9, 2017

Today i have a story. A story about fishing. But today's story is not about the big fish or how many fish were caught. Today's story is just about the adventure itself. Because sometimes the adventure of going is the best part of the story.

My day began like most days....

March 22, 2017

Spring time offers so many fishing opportunities. The avid angler has no need to wait for "fishing season" depending on the species or possibly a little windshield time. Yeah yeah we all know certain species are open year round but what about the walleyes? How about mu...

March 14, 2017

Spring is a time of great preparation for fishermen. The snow is melting (or already gone), songbirds are returning, ice is slowly retreating off the lakes and the rivers are open. This is an important time of year for both the serious and hobbyists fishermen to get t...

February 14, 2017

There are many different ways to launch and trailer a boat. Whats your routine at the launch?

Personally I have 2 slightly different methods. There is not right or wrong way to launch your vessel. As long as your efficient, courteous to others, and not harming the ramp...

January 16, 2017

I get asked a lot about the types of knots I use for different occasions. Here I show you exactly how to tie the palomar knot. I use the palomar knot nearly all of the time when using braided line.



June 15, 2013

On my way out of Izaty's Marina for an afternoon of walleye fishing with a friend and what do I see?  A 47" Musky basking on the rocks.  With only walleye rods, I grabbed my medium weight baitcaster (line counter and all).  It only took 2 casts before she hammered my J...

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