Statewide Birding Report 3-30-2018

                                    Home    Donate    Contact Winter is not done yet, especially across the north woods. Help monitor populations of barred and other owl species by joining the 2018 Western Great Lakes Owl Survey. Photo credit: Ryan Brady It was a slow week for bird migration due to cooler temperatures and lack of warm, southerly winds. Waterfowl continue to provide the greatest birding opportunities wherever open water allows. Rarities were few this week, best probably being a harlequin duck in Sheboygan. The week ahead also looks … Continue reading Statewide Birding Report 3-30-2018

Bass Plastics for Walleyes, Flukes for Tough bites, Hawgs of the Week 3-30-2018

You may unsubscribe if you no longer wish to receive our emails. If you’re getting this Target Walleye/Ice email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 4 Why you should be using Flukes when the bite’s tough.    Flukes = soft jerkbaits, and big-fish junkie Ryan T. King has been putting the new B-Fish-N Tackle Rib-Finn to work on the Mississippi River — check this paunchy cold-front rock melon: > When fish are holding tight to cover – or are in a negative-bite pattern from pressure/temp changes — the action of the Paddle Tail or … Continue reading Bass Plastics for Walleyes, Flukes for Tough bites, Hawgs of the Week 3-30-2018

Winter Brown Trout by Gary A. Engberg

  Winter Brown Trout    There is a great bite going on now and continuing thru the winter on big Lake Michigan, just south of Milwaukee. The area that you want to target is the waters around the warm water discharges of the Oak Creek Power Plant. The lake stays open near the power plant allowing for open water fishing on nice days. The best place to launch is Bender Park which is off Ryan Road and Highway 100. This is not far off Interstate 94 and like I said, just south of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.       Bender Park has a … Continue reading Winter Brown Trout by Gary A. Engberg

Electric vs Gas Augers, Deadstick a Dropshot, Jumbo Perch Parade 2-7-2018

Hi, just a reminder that you’re receiving this email because you’re a diehard walleye and ice fisherman! Don’t forget to add walleyenuts@targetwalleye.com to your address book so we’ll be sure to land in your inbox! You may unsubscribe if you no longer wish to receive our emails. If you’re getting this Target Walleye/Ice email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 4 “The average person thinks they drill more holes than they do.”  That’s NAIFC champ Tony Boshold speakin’ the truth while chatting gas-vs-electric ice augers. So will electric ever completely replace gas? Short answer: … Continue reading Electric vs Gas Augers, Deadstick a Dropshot, Jumbo Perch Parade 2-7-2018

Ranger Cup University Announces 2018 Program Details 1-24-2018

FLIPPIN, Ark. – Collegiate bass anglers will have more opportunity to cash in on tournament success in 2018 thanks to the continued support of Ranger Cup University. The contingency program, designed by Ranger Boats exclusively for college anglers, is free of charge and open to any college angler, regardless of the brand of boat they own. To remain qualified in the program, anglers need only adhere to simple clothing and logo requirements while fishing select ACA- and FLW-affiliated events. Additionally, Ranger has once again partnered with Gemini Custom Apparel, the industry’s leading tournament apparel provider, who will offer custom jersey pricing … Continue reading Ranger Cup University Announces 2018 Program Details 1-24-2018

Stop Setting the Hook Like This, Walleye Double Date, Melons of the Week

    H You may unsubscribe if you no longer wish to receive our emails. If you’re getting this Target Walleye email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 4 Paunchy rock melons of the week!  Lindner clan’s Jeremy Smith cracked this paunchy rock melon outta Manotak Lodge, ON. Believe he said he caught her on a Rapala Jigging Rap and only had to lose a dozen of ’em to rocks first lol. Incredible fish, dude! Tifanne Wolter thwacked this 29″ gravel lizard while dragging leeches on Rainy Lake, MN. Curling done right: Reece Deschamps … Continue reading Stop Setting the Hook Like This, Walleye Double Date, Melons of the Week

Sportfishing Industry Presents the ICAST 2017 New Product Showcase Awards

If you are unable to see the message or images below, click here to view For Immediate Release Mary Jane Williamson, Communications Director, mjwilliamson@asafishing.org, 703-519-9691, x227 www.asafishing.org Sportfishing Industry Presents the ICAST 2017 New Product Showcase Awards BOTE wins “Best of Show” during the world’s largest sportfishing trade show Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL – July 13, 2017 – The world’s largest sportfishing trade show, the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, is now in full swing (July 11 – 14), at the Orange County Convention Center Orlando, Fla. Produced by the American Sportfishing Association … Continue reading Sportfishing Industry Presents the ICAST 2017 New Product Showcase Awards

Our June Super Sale

To view this email as a web page, go here. GARY, In-Fisherman , freshwater fishing’s most trusted source, is offering you our LOWEST ONLINE PRICE: ONLY $8 for a one year subscription! Exclusive advice from America’s fishing experts: How to catch more and bigger fish of all species • North America’s fishing hot spots • Conservation issues affecting our fisheries • Hot product reviews and advice • Guaranteed fish-catching presentation tips With the help of In-Fisherman  you’ll catch more fish and have more fun on the water than ever before. In-Fisherman is your #1 source for tips, tricks, and techniques from the pros, as you … Continue reading Our June Super Sale

FISHING NEWS: New Predator Jigs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        ?     New Predator Jig Arms Power-Fishing Fans to the Teeth   B-Fish-N Tackle’s MasterFlash Jig taps into key predator-prey interactions Coralville, IA (June 13, 2017) – Underwater, some pretty cool visuals produce compelling cause-effect scenarios, often unbeknownst to anglers. Like what happens when jaws snap and gills flare danger red. All that’s left is an explosion of scales and flesh and violence— a flashy feast for the eyes that triggers primal responses from other aquatic predators in the neighborhood.  Biologists and anglers both know it by the same name: feeding frenzy. And … Continue reading FISHING NEWS: New Predator Jigs

Bottom Bouncer Tips, Holst Can Dance, Lightning Scare

If you’re getting this Target Walleye email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 4 You know it’s time to get off the lake when….  Steve Nelson was fishing a tourney on Devils Lake, ND over the weekend when a nasty weather system moved through: > While casting out a jig and got an electrical shock when the rod butt touched my torso. I had left the bail open when I put the rod down, and my line was being pulled straight up into the sky — almost all of it was peeled off the … Continue reading Bottom Bouncer Tips, Holst Can Dance, Lightning Scare