Monthly Archives: October 2013

Clam’s Onyx Boots

Last year I put on these boots for the first time and loved them, but they were a little tight, so this year I got a pair of 12’s. I have worn some of the other brands over the years, … Continue reading

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Clam’s New Hammer Chisel

One of the new items this year from Clam, the maker of the Fish Trap shanty line-up, is the Hammer Chisel. This four pound tool now allows anglers to carry a small version of the spud right in their bucket. Yes the … Continue reading

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Registration has Started for the 2014 Michigan Ice Open!

The registration for the 2014 Michigan Ice Open has started.  The tournament will be held on Hamlin Lake, just north of Ludington on February 1, 2014.  This is the only tournament that is still a true “open” event in Michigan … Continue reading

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Catcing Crappie in Unique Ice Conditions

  Over the past thirteen years while on the tournament trail I have learned that crappie can be caught under a wide variety of conditions. You cannot rely strictly on the back home techniques to get the job done.  When … Continue reading

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Bring on the Ice, with Vexilar’s new FLX-28

  I just received my first winter order of the upcoming 2014 season, hello Vexilar!  In the thirteen years I have been running Vexilar flashers on the ice (and the boat), I must admit this is the most excited I have every been.  … Continue reading

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