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Here are 11 things to look for when booking a charter: 1. A captain who is drug and alcohol free so you know he is ALWAYS sober to insure your safety. 2. Comfort of the boat, including a private bathroom. 3. Safety of the boat, especially to be sure the size is appropriate for your party, the conditions and lake fished. Also be sure the boat has AT LEAST 2 motors, in case of failure. 4. Captain who has lived in the area his entire life, so he’s intimately familiar with it. 5. Knowledge of the species and waters fished. Someone who LOVES to fish and “eats, breathes, and sleeps”... 

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Using Stackers with Downrigger Trolling to Increase Catch Rate

Using Stackers with Downrigger Trolling to Increase Catch Rate

Here is a video about a stacker… a device that I use on my boats when trolling with down-riggers or dipsy divers for salmon and lake... 

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“Fish-Eye-Views” of Trolling Spoons – Underwater

“Fish-Eye-Views” of Trolling Spoons – Underwater

Well, it’s still snowing here in the Keweenaw and we have over 4 feet of ice on the lakes, but I’m having fun in my basement, testing... 

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Testing, and Teaching How Different Weight Hooks Affect Lure Action

Testing, and Teaching How Different Weight Hooks Affect Lure Action

Lately, my line of  work (pun intended and not a bad, “4 letter word” in my line, it’s having fun) in by basement,... 

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Ice Fishing Up-date on Keweenaw Bay for Lake Trout

Ice Fishing Up-date on Keweenaw Bay for Lake Trout

The last few weeks have gone by lickity split. For those not familiar with the term, “lickity split” just means “very quickly”... 

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