Great Lakes Angler Blog

MULL BLOG Keeping Swimbaits Straight

Monday, March 02, 2015

One of the newest lures that's taking off in the world of salmon and trout trolling is the soft plastic swim bait. If you haven't tried it yet, get yourself some Z-Man Scented PaddlerZs or Strike King Shadaliscious baits and give them a try. All you need to do is rig them with a treble hook on a weighted bass hook, tie them on to a lead core, copper or diver rod and start trolling. They work especially well in the cold water of spring--my personal-best brown trout, which weighed 19 pounds, 4 ounces, came on Lake Michigan out of St. Joseph in April. It hit a swim bait!  Read Full Story

Merc TV Show Hosts Educate Viewers About Invasives

Friday, February 27, 2015

FOND DU LAC, WI – Mercury Marine has teamed up with three of its television partners to educate boaters on how to prevent the spread of invasive species.  The initiative is part of National Invasive Species Awareness Week across the country.  Read Full Story

New Costas for Lady Anglers

Thursday, February 26, 2015

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Mercury Pro Ashley Wins BASS Classic

Monday, February 23, 2015

St. Croix Anglers Discuss BASS Classic Strategy

Monday, February 16, 2015

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IN THIS ISSUE
  • Chip's 10 Tips for Better Fishing Photos
  • Super Spread
  • Saginaw Bay Walleyes on Ice
  • Niagara
  • Setting Traps for Steelhead on Ice
  • Chilling Out: Steelheading on the Pere Marquette River
  • Brown Trout
  • Recharge Your Eggs for Spring Steelhead Success
  • Ice Fishing for Lake Erie's Western Basin Walleye
  • A New Take on an Old River