Monthly Archives: February 2009

New Kodiak Lures @ Fishyum.com

Couple of days ago I got an email about a second run of Chubby jigs, called the Chubby II.  First off, the service was great.  I ordered one night, waited one day, and they arrived yesterday!  Second off, they have … Continue reading

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Feb 26th DNR Fishing Report

Ice fishing continues but caution needs to be used. Anglers are reminded that walleye, northern pike and muskie season in the Upper Peninsula inland and Great Lakes waters as well as the St. Mary’s River is now open until March … Continue reading

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NAIFC Tourney Report and Pics

I got home from the Channel Lake event late Sunday night, spent Monday cleaning crappie, bluegills and sunfish.  It was a great trip, fun tournament and not a bad finish. We left Wednesday night and ran into white outs south … Continue reading

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Protect Your Ice Rods

As I was rigging the ice rods for one more tournament to close out the circuit’s season, thought this would be a good time to talk about protecting your gear while traveling and on the ice.  One company offers all … Continue reading

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Five Years Ago Today

A little over six years ago I learned that I had qualified for my first ice fishing championship held up in Minnesota.  I was geeked, my father was supportive, my brother really didn’t know what to make of it, it … Continue reading

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Walleye Blade Racks

One thing I like to do is take an idea, build upon it, improve it and make it a do it yourself project.  This took less than an hour to do last night after I figured out what I wanted … Continue reading

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SportFishing Show Report

Will have told off on the pics, unless I go back again tomorrow.  Was way to busy shopping through the blades available at several booths, and lost track of time.  They had some really nice boats available in the center … Continue reading

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During the “Ice” Downtime, its Project Time

While waiting for the ice to solidify out on Saginaw Bay or maybe some of your local lakes (which should be ok still), you can get to work on some of those modifications or projects to enhance your ice fishing … Continue reading

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Big Show Starts Tomorrow

The Michigan-Ohio Sportfishing Expo starts Saturday morning at 9 am, and the doors will close at 8pm.  Things kick off on Sunday at 9 am again, and the show will close up shop around  5pm.  Time to make your lists … Continue reading

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DNR Report for Thursday, Feb 12th

I am pretty sure whatever written over the past week, was probably trashed as far as ice fishing goes by last night’s howling wind.  Good news for ice anglers is that there be cold temps in the forecast for the … Continue reading

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