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Hidden Holes

Hidden Holes

I let the line drop in fully slack. There was an "S" shape bend in the little bit that laid on top of the water. I closed the bail, staring at that "S" shape. The it pulled tight. I reeled up the little bit of slack and set the hook - immediate load up and drag. If not for the movement of the line to the side, I would have thought I was hung on the rock. There was no head shakes, just a tug of war. I could see him as I pulled him to the surface of the...

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Two Guys and a K-Drill

Two Guys and a K-Drill

To see a video version of this article please visit: https://youtu.be/BbeEPiYLD78   "Did you want to try that K-Drill?" The promise was there for a while but I either forgot to pick it up or the batteries needed to be charged. Well, the day had come - both the batteries were charged AND I remembered. The remembering part almost never happens. Now I just needed a place to use it.   It's been hard to find time for a decent fish but Andrew Snodden reached out and we had decided to get together and see if we can catch some whitefish....

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How To Catch First Ice Perch on Lake Couchiching December 21 2018

How To Catch First Ice Perch on Lake Couchiching December 21 2018

Kelsey was the first to bring in something of size, she had back to back fish that were bigger than ours.

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