Monthly Archives: September 2011

How to Trick Out Your Shore Lunch Soup

          One of my favorite soups from a mix is from Shore Lunch, and their Creamy Wild Rice!  To make this meal even better, I like to add some chicken to the mix.  Its an easy step, … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report: 9/29/2011

As September comes to an end, anglers are reminded that all Type 1 and Type 2 rivers and streams along with the Type A and Type D inland lakes will close to fishing on September 30th. Salmon anglers are reminded … Continue reading

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Lake Erie’s 3rd Season

It will not be long now, and many of the anglers who fish Lake Erie’s Western Basin will turn their attention away from catching coolers of perch.  In fact, many of them will have their boats put away by the end … Continue reading

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Adapting the Tightline Perch Rig

The oldest lesson in fishing is that you have to adapt to stay successful.  This is the case with the Perch Tightline rig.  There is nothing wrong with the concept of having three hooks on a tightline, great idea and … Continue reading

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Catch Up on FLW Walleye Shows

if you have been out of the loop, or too busy catching perch, you can catch up on past episodes from 2011.   http://www.flwoutdoors.com/walleyefishing/walleyetour/tournament/2011/6561/missouri-river-videos/

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Hump Day Perch Pics

Here are some of the pics that I took after catching some perch on Wednesday:            

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Hump Day Perching

Yesterday was a little better on the perch, although it came with a really slow start.  First couple of spots were non-productive, had only three in the bucket for what seemed like the longest time.  The third spot did not … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report: 9.15.2011

Lake Erie: Is producing perch in 23 to 25 feet of water about a mile out from the River Raisin Buoys and north to Stony Point. Detroit River: A few perch are still being caught by those willing to put … Continue reading

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Breaking in the New Perch Rig

Going to be heading out the door soon, grab some minnows at Jeff’s and break in the new tightline rig for perch today.  Rigged up two styles, one with the tradional gold aberdeen hooks (size #4) and then some with … Continue reading

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Sunday Perching

All in and all, not a great first time back out on the lake after coming home from the Upper Peninsula.  Between three of us, only managed to put 40 perch in the cooler.  We had our moments when the … Continue reading

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