Monthly Archives: January 2008

As Requested, MidWest Open Standings

1 59 Pikulski, Joe MI Gilbert, Myron MI 16 5.96 0.65 0.52 $2,451.00 Biggest Gill $120.00 2 35 Smith, Doug MI Rogers, Randy MI 16 5.82 0.37 1.09 $1,225.50 Biggest Crappie $120.00 3 63 Pearson, Buddy MI Chittum, Kevin MI … Continue reading

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Pics from Last Weekend’s MidWest Open

Last weekend on Wampler’s Lake in Brooklyn, Knutson’s Bait and Tackle ran  the MidWest Open.  It was a bluegill and crappie tournament where teams of two had to bring in 8 of each species. Some of the best teams that … Continue reading

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Go North!!!

Tired of this on again, off again winter?  Go North and enjoy what ice fishing is all about.  Pack up the gear, throw a dart at a  map and get out of town while the getting is good.  It doesn’t … Continue reading

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Multi-species Big Fish Contest

Here’s a yearly event held at Jerry’s Pub on Wampler’s Lake in Brooklyn.  Its  fun event for all, and the price is easy to swallow at only a $10.00 entry fee to be paid prior to the start of fishing … Continue reading

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Gone Fishing…

There is ice to the west of us,  I will make a few calls to see if there is any to the east of us.  Well northeast anyway. As of now there is enough ice out on Wamplers to take … Continue reading

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Ice “n” Spoons: Custom Jigs & Spins

Custom Jigs & Spins offers three spoons that I am familiar with,  and one that has been a highly successful spoon from the first time I used it last year on Lake Erie.  The Slender Spoonis a uniquely shaped spoon … Continue reading

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Ice “n” Spoons: Lindy’s Options

When talking about fishing, specially ice fishing in the Midwest, Lindy’sname will usually come up during the conversation.  Small wonder with so many of their ice lures bearing the name of Dave Genz,  basically the concensus leader in ice fishing … Continue reading

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Ice “n” Spoons: A Michigan Original

The Bay de Noc Lure Company, ever hear of it?  Does not sound familiar?  If you like to ice fish, specially for walleye, I bet you have and never realized it.  Because I would lay odds that you have a … Continue reading

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A Hunting Story for Mike

Ok Mike, and everyone else.  A funny thing happend yesterday while taking the beagle pups on a training run behind the house.  First of all they had a blast, instead of me or Bonnie (the lab) kicking up the bunnies, … Continue reading

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Outdoor pics, you never know when

Its always good to have the camera charged up for emergency reasons.  I took this picture last night as the sun was going down.  Makes for a nice desktop screen.  

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