Posts tagged "Spring"

Get That Gear Ready

Winter doldrums can really take a toll on man’s soul and desires.  You often catch yourself daydreaming of those cool spring mornings and the sounds of water splashing against the sides of the boat.  It seems every year your first trip or trips of the year are often hampered by equipment issues or you are... Read more »

Spring Coho Action Heats Up

It’s that time of year again when the south end of Lake Michigan starts to clear of ice and the feisty and tasty coho start to feed heavily.  The time to cash in on this great action is now. There are several places to take advantage of the Spring Coho bite, both from shore and... Read more »

April 2nd marks the inland trout season opener

From the IL DNR…   Rainbow Trout Stocked at 43 Locations SPRINGFIELD, IL – The 2011 spring trout fishing season in Illinois will begin at 5 a.m. on Saturday, April 2.. The IDNR stocks more than 60,000 rainbow trout each spring in bodies of water where trout fishing is permitted during the spring season. Illinois fishing... Read more »

Time to Get Ready!

It’s that time of year again when the open water starts calling.  Time to get the boats and gear out and hit the local lakes, ponds, and rivers.  But are you prepared?  That’s key!  You have spent most of the winter cooped up in the house or out on the ice, but have neglected the... Read more »