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Saturday, January 16, 2021

Some of the wildest—and certainly the coldest—boat rides I’ve ever ‘enjoyed’ have taken place in mid-winter on a Great Lake while in pursuit of fish. Most were associated with getting to and from offshore ice-fishing grounds and involved airboats, hovercraft, or dog sleds. Other dicey, off-season fishing

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Fishing

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

LAKES SUPERIOR, MICHIGAN, and HURON Lake St. Clair The primary target for ice anglers on Lake St Clair is yellow perch. Most of the effort is focused on the northern part of the lake in Anchor Bay. The bay provides some protection from the wind, so generally has the most consistent ice formation - although ice conditions can vary

tags: Dept of Natural Resources, Fishing, Great Lakes

Thursday, December 31, 2020

The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University will conduct a freshwater fishing seminar with guided fishing on Saturday, Feb. 20 at Bass Pro Shops, Dania Beach, FL from 9 am to 3 pm. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies, Let's Go Fishing Foundation, the educational event offers classroom instruction, conservation,

tags: Fishing, South Coast

Friday, December 25, 2020

For decades, the Boston Whaler Dauntless series has led the industry in confident performance and multitasking capabilities. Now, the brand has introduced a bold new definition of “dauntless” with the debut of two exciting new models: the 220 and 250 Dauntless. “True to their name and heritage, the Dauntless models

tags: Fishing, New Boat Models

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

The largest pure fishing show in the country will return to the largest freshwater fishing market in the country, but not until March 25-28. The Ultimate Fishing Show-Detroit, originally scheduled for January 7-10 at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, has been re-scheduled due to the Convention Center’s use as an Alternate

tags: Boat Show, Fishing

Friday, December 4, 2020

Lowrance, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957, announced today the most powerful EliteTM series fishfinder/chartplotter available – the new, Elite FS. The latest introduction in Lowrance’s line-up of mid-range fishfinder/chartplotter displays, the Elite Fishing System (FS) combines a full line-up of

tags: Fishing, Navigation, Accessories

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Shallow water auto-anchoring systems have been popular with boat anglers since the introduction of the Power-Pole and Minn Kota’s Talon more than a decade ago. Both have their own unique features, attributes, and following among shallow-water anglers and have become practically standard equipment on bass boats and coastal

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Accessories, Fishing

Saturday, November 7, 2020

2020 has been an interesting year, to say the least, but it has also been exciting for anglers! The Great Lakes’ state’s wildlife resource departments have been working diligently to ensure the future of our hatcheries and fisheries. Join me in celebrating their hard work! ~ Savannah, Editor LAKES SUPERIOR, MICHIGAN, and

tags: Dept of Natural Resources, Fishing, Great Lakes

Friday, October 30, 2020

Ranger Boats pro angler Jason Przekurat won the National Walleye Tour presented by Bass Pro Shops & Cabela's (NWT) Championship event on Lake Erie, October 16. The win marks the first time a pro angler has won the NWT championship twice. Przekurat adds this championship win to his 2016 NWT Championship victory on the Missouri

tags: Lake Erie, Awards, Fishing

Thursday, October 29, 2020

More than 40 anglers came from Florida as well as other states to learn from the pros and go fishing at the award winning "Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!®" Keys University, October 23-25 at the Elks Lodge, Tavernier, FL. On Sunday, awards were presented for the LLGF Fishing Fever tournament with a total of 180 fish caught and 101

tags: Awards, Fishing, South Coast

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