Monthly Archives: July 2008

Michigan DNR Fishing Report for July 31st

Anglers are starting to catch more steelhead on the west side of the state however storms combined with strong winds continue to challenge those fishing the Great Lakes. Inland, both shore and the boat anglers are catching panfish. Southeast Lower … Continue reading

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See the Blogger’s This Evening

There should be six or so bloggers tonight in the Expo Center.  You know that fine building with all the air conditioning at the fairgrounds!  The Luna Pier Cook will be there, Jesse Mayo who writes on Veteran affairs,  and … Continue reading

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Matthew’s Fishing Report

Eyes are holding steady,  and the perch really haven’t been located in big numbers lately.  Here is the latest report from Jason @ Matthew’s. Not Much Has Changed Not much changed over the weekend. Walleye fishing is still good just past … Continue reading

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Ribs @ home

Tired of paying the tab at the fair for some good ol’ homestyle ribs?  With the smoker I picked up from Bass Pro last spring, its only 5 hrs away while being at home.  Don’t get me wrong, when I … Continue reading

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Canadian Jigging for Eyes

When most folks in these parts think of walleye and jigging, the concept that comes to mind involves 1/2 oz to 1oz jigs, medium heavy or heavy rods, the Detroit River and fast currents.  If you are heading North of … Continue reading

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Slip Bobbin’ Eyes

This is actually one of the more productive ways to stay on top of walleye whether its early spring on the Great Lakes, fishing inland lakes or on your Canadian trip.  Come to think of it, its a pretty good … Continue reading

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Canadian Walleye Trips

This time of the year seems to be the time to cross the border and hunt Canadian walleye.  Its a unique type of fishing not usually practiced here in Michigan, mostly due to the lack of numerous quality inland walleye … Continue reading

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July 31st: See you at the Fair

I will be down in the new Expo Center on the 31st with some of the other bloggers between 6 and 8 pm.  The Monroe Evening News will have a booth in the SW corner of the building.  Some of … Continue reading

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Today’s Fishing Report

This just in from Jason at Matthew’s Bait and Tackle in Bolles Harbour.  Like the sheephead idea, well not really !  Is there anything worse than thinking you have a monster walleye on, only to find out it one THOSE … Continue reading

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ICAST Award Winners

Recently at the ICAST sport fishing show, these new products won their categories, with the new CuradoE taking overall best in show.   2008 ICAST New Product Showcase Award Winners Category Company Product Booth # Overall Best of Show Shimano … Continue reading

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