Monthly Archives: August 2008

Goby Sighting in the Upper Peninsula

Not sure how, but while walking Bonnie and the pups through some of the old trails around the cabin I found a surprise in one of the lakes.  Floating right by the shore was a Goby, dead, but it was … Continue reading

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Matthew’s First Annual Perch Derby

We will be having Matthews Bait & Tackles first annual perch derby!!!! September 20th. This is a friendly tournament / event to help promote our wonderfull PERCH FISHERY!!! It is terrific for the kids, it is PERCH fishing anyone can … Continue reading

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Home again, and first Fishing Report for Erie

Just got back in last night about 2 am, and can tell right away that there hasn’t been a whole lot of rainfall in these parts since I left.  Guess one good thing is that I won’t have to cut … Continue reading

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Fish and Chicken Fry

We had a small get together last night for my aunt who flew in from Washington state and the neighbors, menu was chicken, walleye and fries.  Dishes to pass, and the kicker for the night was when one neighbor came … Continue reading

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Perch are HITTING

One party down, one more to go.  While I finish up around the house, and pack my gear for my annual trek to the land above the bridge…..get out, while the getting is GOOD.  The perch are in, and in … Continue reading

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Dick’s Sporting Goods, now shopping online

http://www.dickssportinggoods.com/home/index.jsp Like Gander Mountain, Dick’s has recently added online shopping to their website.  Again, fairly limited at this point, but look for it to grow with time. I certainly do not understand why companies as big as these two brands … Continue reading

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DNR Fishing Report for August 14th

  Southeast Lower PeninsulaLake Erie – Has fair walleye fishing with most boats bringing in two or three fish per trip. Trolling bottom bouncers in 25 feet of water near the Fermi Plant and Stony Point was producing most of … Continue reading

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The Catalog Return @ Gander Mountain

One of my favorite catalogs to order from was that of Gander Mountain when I started going fish crazy.  They had some of the best prices available while ordering over the phone.  Am looking forward to see what they have … Continue reading

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Shop @ Gander Mountain, now Online

In keeping with the Gander Mountain theme for the day……..If you have ever visited the  Gander Mountain website,  there wasn’t much to look at, store hours and locations! They have launched the shopping aspect and you can now shop online.  … Continue reading

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Gander Mountain: That’s HOT

I had some business in Toledo to do this evening.  One of my stops was at the Gander Mountain in Toledo (Airport Highway and Holland/Sylvania Rds). While there I learned that everything that bares the “Guiede Series” logo that has … Continue reading

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