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Ice Fishing Fun Starts with Safety

Ice Fishing Fun Starts with Safety
Ice fishing is great way to add another outdoor activity to your lifestyle. It’s cheaper than owning a boat and you can catch a lot of fish. It’s also a great way to bond with your family and friends. With today’s large ice shelters, you can get a portable heater, chairs and thermos of hot... Read more »

Trophy Brown Trout in Milwaukee

When fishing the seawalls in December, you never know what you're going to hook into - like this ten-pound bull steelehead for example!
When the temperature drops below 30 degrees, open water fishing is usually the last thing on my mind. I’m typically sitting in a tree stand waiting for some venison to step into my shooting lane. But the fall and winter provides anglers with the opportunity for some spectacular in-shore fishing for trout and salmon on Lake... Read more »

Best Binoculars for Outdoors Enthusiasts - Hawke Sapphire ED

When it comes to optics for outdoorsmen and women, there are hundreds of options on the market for binoculars and scopes. I’ve spent a lot on my optics, and I’ve spent a little. With over 35 years under my belt, I’ve used a variety of styles and brands. And my best advice for choosing optics... Read more »
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A Walleye Experience at Sportsman's Lodges

Double-fisted is the only way to go!
Walleye are unlike any other fish – a true icon of the Northern wilds of the United States. And to pursue walleye on Lake of the Woods is more than just a fishing trip. It’s an experience. I was invited by Gregg and Diana Hennum, owners of Sportsman’s Lodges to bring my family up for... Read more »

Bowfishing Tournament on Kaskaskia River July 16

Bowfishing Tournament on Kaskaskia River July 16
Bowfishing is arguably one of the hottest rages in the archery world today. So if you love to stick arrows, you may want to check out the Rough Fish Roundup THIS WEEKEND on the Kaskaskia River in Southern Illinois. Read the press release from Gretchen Steele here… BALDWIN, IL – Bowfishing enthusiasts should make plans... Read more »

Confessions of a Walleye Junkie

Confessions of a Walleye Junkie
I have a sickness, an addiction really. It’s gotten progressively worse over the years, and I fear I’m out of control. My name is Dan and I’m a walleye addict. This is my story. Early Signs of Addiction The year was 1983. My first trip to the boundary waters of Minnesota provided me with my... Read more »
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Call of the North Answered in Mercer Wisconsin

Mercer has some spectacular photo opportunities. Can you spot the two loons?
There is something special about the North Woods— the heavy scent of pine and the wail of the loons have a certain mystique that always draws me back. I’ve also created an association of those sounds and smells with my favorite fish – the ones with teeth.  And Mercer, Wisconsin is where you can find... Read more »

Re-fuel™ Go Charger Power Pack and Selfie Stick - Featured Product

Re-fuel™ Go Charger Power Pack and Selfie Stick - Featured Product
Self portraits – or selfies – have been around since the first cameras were invented. There are times when we are alone, but still want to document our adventures, especially as outdoorsmen. The introduction of selfie-sticks to the market a few years ago took self-photo and video creation to another level. It also offers a... Read more »

Teriyaki Garlic Grilled Salmon Best Salmon Recipe

Teriyaki Garlic Grilled Salmon Best Salmon Recipe
After catching some coho and chinook salmon with Wolfpack Adventures on Lake Michigan, we got creative with a variety of ingredients to grill our catch. Teriyaki, brown sugar, honey, fresh ginger and a few other goodies make a perfect marinade and glaze for fresh chinook. Is your mouth watering yet? Wait until you see the... Read more »
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First Timers with the Wolfpack - Best Salmon Fishing on Lake Michigan

Captain Jerrad Kalmerton was great with my kids, one of the most patient guides I've ever seen.
Big water can mean big fun for fishermen, and their kids. So when my munchkins informed me that salmon was on their fishing “wish list”, I called my buddy Jerrad Kalmerton from Wolfpack Adventures to get us on Lake Michigan. You see, my kids put together what they call their “Fishopedia”—it’s a scrapbook with a... Read more »