Monthly Archives: April 2007

That New R & R Feeling

That would be rod and reel.  The new St Croix Avid that I ordered came in the mail on Friday.  For those keeping track, St Croix is the last major rod company to be made in the United States and be … Continue reading

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Trolling up some Walleye

Took a little while to get this entry ready, had to do a short version for the paper.  Will have a few more pictures in the blog to give a better idea of what was going on last Saturday out … Continue reading

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Matthews Bait & Tackle Now Open

Went down to Bolles Harbour to get my Ohio License this afternoon and found that  Matthews has reopened under new management.  The shop has been open for three weeks,  and while they are waiting for a few more things to … Continue reading

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Cooking up some Lake Erie Pickerel

That s walleye for everybody out of the Detroit area Was down to my last pack of walleye from Brest Bay from this winter. Thought I would toss this out there for anyone who wants try some fried eye without the … Continue reading

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Stingers; what, how, when and make your own!

Little stinger rigs are short hook extensions, easy to use, versitile and simple to make. The basic stinger is made of one hook, short piece of line and either a lure clip or split ring.  Fully adaptable to lure, harness or jig, … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Cruise

Yesterday morning was the perfect time to take a drive and see what I could see.  I had been south the previous weekend, thought about going west, and decided to head north in the end.  I really didnt need much, … Continue reading

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Learn how to use Marine Radios

 SEMINAR FOR BOATERS Using VHF & VHF/DSC Marine Radio Boaters should be aware that a VHF marine radio is your “first call for help” in an emergency—the first responders most likely to come to your aid will be your fellow … Continue reading

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Shopping in Toledo

Ever get that feeling like its Christmas morning,  when you just know that there is something going to be delivered in the mail that day?  That was Monday around here,  only question would it be an early afternoon delivery, or … Continue reading

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Spring Crappie

Had hoped to hit the Irish Hills area this weekend for some crappie,  but between the winds and the whole idea of fishing in a snow globe, I decided to take a pass.  If the warm weather had continued,  I … Continue reading

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