Monthly Archives: June 2008

Spoon Sale at Matthew’s Bait and Tackle

I had to take poor lil’ Belle in to get snipped this morning down in Toledo,  on the way home I dropped off some of the crawler harnesses that I sell in Bolles Harbour.  While at Matthew’s I had picked … Continue reading

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Two days to Grand Opening

Bass Pro Shop’s Grand Opening in Rossford, OH is two days away.  That is this Tuesday, at 6pm.  For more information here is the store’s number….(419) 891-3900.  I just might head down to see Jeanette Lee, better known in the … Continue reading

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Fishing Report from Saturday

Looks like Captain Mike from Matthew’s B&T ended up having a better day yesterday than I did.  The four foot plus waves played havoc on the equipment, its no wonder I saw quite a few “tournament” boats heading in so early … Continue reading

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Bass Pro Deep Fryer

I thought I really liked the new smoker I picked up a few months back at Bass Pro Shops @ Great Lakes Crossing.  But, after breaking in the new deep fryer that was picked up at the same,  I think … Continue reading

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New Fishing Report in from Matthew’s B&T

I haven’t been able to get out this week, cutting trees and trimming branches…etc.  Jason from Matthew’s has just posted an updated report for the lake. Walleye fishing is picking up. Walleye are now being caught right out front of … Continue reading

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Plastics for Perch

Normally it would be hard to fish plastics vertically for perch on open water.  The lures are too light for the current,  or if you tried to jig effectively down to 30 ft, the jig would be so big that … Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Perch Rod?

If you are running the old standard rigs like the horizontal and vertical spreaders, a nice moderately priced glass rod will do the trick.  You want something that will have some give if you plan on placing the rod in … Continue reading

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Hybrid Perch Rigs

Just about everybody is familiar with the different types of horizontal  wire spreaders, and the combination of vertical perch and crappie rigs.  With the really good perch fishing continuing throughout the 2008 summer so far, here are a couple of … Continue reading

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Matthew’s B&T 1st Annual Walleye Tournament

It was a rough start to a great day that ended with a full stomach and some stormy weather. The morning started out overcast and a bit choppy with 4 footers on the lake.  When we got to our spot, … Continue reading

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Pics from Today

Here are the pictures I promised from prefishing today with my dad.  Fishing was good, but how can you pass up spending time with your father?!   the rod of choice, St Croix Premier 8′ Glass   This pic was … Continue reading

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