Monthly Archives: March 2015

What Comes First, The Rod or the Reel?

Last night I brought down a few boxes of jigs and my jigging rod setups in preparation for walleye fishing the Detroit River and Lake Erie.  While I was busy checking my line and putting on new fluorocarbon leaders I … Continue reading

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Memorial Tourney for MAC on the Maumee River

  There is going to be a tournament April 18th (2015) on the Maumee River in Ohio, it is a memorial tourney held in honor of James R. McAllister who passed away this past winter.  James left behind a wife … Continue reading

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Catching Walleye on Floating Jigs…On the Lake?

  Every year, without fail it seems, I come up with some screwy idea on how to put more fish in the boat.  This year ironically enough, it revolves on a floating jig, called the Screw-Ball Jig from Northland Tackle.  In … Continue reading

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The Walleye Jig goes HEAVY on the Detroit River

One of the most popular walleye jigs for fishing the Detroit River is the “Walleye Jig”.  The unique wedge-shaped head is able to cut the current flowing down the river, allowing anglers for the most part to stay vertical while … Continue reading

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Taking Care of your Ice Fishing Gear

It is the end of the season and the fishing has been great, but many of us are coming close to hanging up the augers and are ready to pull the trigger on getting the boats fired up.  So lets … Continue reading

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Replacing Jigging Rap Belly Hooks

  So last night I am going through the gear from last Saturday’s trip out on Erie, and started looking through the various sizes of my Rapala Jigging Raps. Not only find out that there was some gold in the … Continue reading

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Good Video for Tweaking Rapala’s Jigging Rap

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