Category Archives: Walleye Fishing

Open water trolling, drifting, casting and dragging.

Quick Way to Protect your Trolling Rod Tips

This is just a quick tip, but will add years to the life to eye on your rod that everyone refers to as the “tip”. You are out trolling, you get a walleye on the other end, and the fight … Continue reading

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How to Fish Church Tackle’s Stern Planer’s

Both the TX-007 (top) and the TX-005 (bottom) Stern Planers from Church Tackle have become such useful weapons in my spread of boards while fishing for walleye.  Recently I was asked how do I use them, or to put in … Continue reading

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Church Tackle’s New Stingray

Church Tackle from Sodus, Michigan keeps introducing product in mid-season to keep things fresh.  Last year it was the TX-005 Stern Planer, the little brother to the TX-007 which I have been using since they came out a few years … Continue reading

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One of those Red Hot Days on Erie

This past Saturday was one of those days where  you could do nothing wrong, the “hooking” was so good, we actually had to take two rods out of the water!  Every time we turned around there was another fish on … Continue reading

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The Annual Detroit Beach Boat Club Walleye Tourney: June 11, 2016

Its almost that time of the year again, the Annual DBBC Walleye Tourney will be in a few weeks, on June 11, 2016. This is really a great local walleye tournament, besides the fact that it is our ONLY local … Continue reading

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Saturday on Brest Bay: back to dragging meat

Monday funday again, and a good time to look back at a pretty good day fishing this past Saturday.  After watching my brother’s house for a couple of days, watching his four neurotic dogs, and making sure my niece’s two … Continue reading

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For Sale: 46 Reef Runner 800’s

Selling 46 Reef Runner 800’s for $230.00, most have never seen the water, and thinning out my tackle box.  These are both stock and custom colors.  Cant ship, but will meet up near Sterling State Park, Monroe, MI.  Email me … Continue reading

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The Pencil Plug: A Detroit River Classic

When the handliners first started pulling wire with their homemade Victrola reels in the 1930’s and ’40’s, there was a pencil plug at the end of the line more often than not.  Whether bought at the local shop, or hand carved … Continue reading

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Getting a Naked UV Jig Coat

With another river tourney on the schedule this weekend, I went up into jig lab and came up with some more ultraviolet  paint schemes for my 5/8ths ounce jigs. Whether UV finishes are effective or not when it comes to … Continue reading

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Great Time at the Local 3000 Walleye Tourney

Well, it’s just another typical Monday after fishing all weekend, my back is sore as ….you know what I mean.  Before getting into all the details, we had a bumpy ride from Brest Bay back to the Lake Erie Metro … Continue reading

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