Monthly Archives: April 2012

Brest Bay, Spinner Rigs were the Ticket on Sunday.

Fishing Brest Bay on Sunday was a tale of feast and famine, then feast again.  After getting a late start waiting for the frost to melt off in the morning,  we left Jeff’s Bait n Tackle about 9:30 and started … Continue reading

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Double Clevis Walleye Harness

The Double Clevis Rig, also referred to as a Tandem Rig, Twin Spin and Cowbells.  I lean to call it the “Tandem Rig” myself, its shorter than the double clevis, twin spin was already used by muskie anglers, and cowbells … Continue reading

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Walleye Indiana Blades: getting the harnesses rigged n ready

Last year I took a chance on some #8 indiana blades from Silver Streak, and it paid off with some of the biggest fish we put into the boat last year.  This year I thought lightning could strike twice and … Continue reading

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Walleye Crawler Harnesses: building your own, and where to buy clevises

Following a line from “Tool Time”, in this week’s tribute to crawler harnesses, the attention will be focused on the clevis. For the complete novice, which perfectly ok, the clevis is the part of the harness that allows the blade … Continue reading

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Walleye Crawler Harnesses: building your own, and where to buy beads.

Not that this is the first post about building walleye crawler harnesses, or what some call spinner rigs, but every year more information and product comes available on the market.  The basics are still the same; line, hooks, beads, clevis … Continue reading

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Lake Erie Jigging: (4.7.2012) the bad, the good and the ugly

Saturday started out a little rough on the fishing end of things, then it got really good, and then almost at the end it got UGLY. Left Bolles Harbour and made out way to the dumping grounds.  Didn’t get into … Continue reading

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Love Lake Erie Blade Jigging on a Sunday

Two Sunday’s, two limits, but the latest came with a twist. Where last Sunday we started off with a blade jigs, and ended up using hair jigs, this time we started off with the hair jigs, and at the end of … Continue reading

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