Great Lakes Angler Blog

MULL BLOG: 27 Days After the Boat Sank.

Monday, July 30, 2012

OK, I promise this one won’t be as long as the last one about how our boat sank back on July 3 in Lake Michigan about five miles from shore, leaving four of us up to our chins in water, with only two life jackets between us. This BLOG entry is about what I’m going to start doing again—safety measures I used to be pretty religious about, but that I just quit doing. It will also reveal a few things that I forgot to put in the first story (which you can read the most recent version of HERE).  Read Full Story



GlAngler Subscription

Recent Posts



Tags

Jeff Wenzel clubs Ranger Boats Brian Brosdahl USCG Macho Minnow Izaak Walton League Tools Niagara Falls South Haven, Michigan MWC Titan Chain Mosquito repellent Gene Larew Radial Mazurek Cannon Fiberglass tiller LCWCC Onyx Hunting Dogs Fishouflage PLB Lead Beckson Bass Pro Shops inReach Future Fisherman Foundation Masters Walleye Circuit yachtpaint.com Mark Chmura Chicago barrier Catfish Lund Mack's Lure Spencer Yachts Brandon Newby Lake of the Woods Practical Sailor Marine Speakers GPS Speedometer Lake trout Fiberglass boat great lakes Sunstream Boat Lifts Footwear splice Tight Lines Jewelry Ranger Forage Minnow Camera mount Wounded Warriors iPad News/Social Coleman Sheldon's mudsnail exotic invader Martin-Flory tackle storage Glorvigen Princecraft Moisture Muncher OHIO Boating Shoes HELLA Soft Jigwobbler Line Whistler Spoon Costa Del Mar Aqualuma BoatUS Angler Interlux Rubrail Earth Day EZ Dock Oculus Topwater Records ice fishing, Bro Show, Traditions Media Slide Moor Holland toilet Storage Lake Assault Chaco Odd'ball Fin Spin Gull Lake Marine spreader light Salmon Unlimited of Illinois Walleyes YUM InvisaSnap fitness Costa Sunglasses Rovermax LR 100 Contaminants MUSHING Wind Power WFN Evinrude Bass fishing Batteries Lake Huron Milennia MIL-iDock B.A.S.S. DuraSafe Tommy Skarlis SeaEra QC Telescoping JIggler Long Rod Boats Skarlis Mag Light Turning Point Props boat rental Boat Covers Prosepec Electronics Marsh Madness Dogwood Canyon Trail Runs Port of Indiana USO Lake Erie F-Series Storm Gear Todd Sokolow Optima Custom Jigs & Spins ASA Wake Fishing Lock VMC Shock Wave Ditty bag Chargers Alaskan Glacier Glove Ultimate Flannel Shirts Dave Mull Downriggers YUMphibian Ryan Wilson Great Lakes Troller Bass Pro Shops Gift Card ATV Dunkirk, NY Navigation Northland ODNR Dollohan Silver Horde marlin Ditch Shoremaster McMurdo Michigan DNR Size limits Lures Tyee Vick LOTSA Knife sharpening Knives Triton Boats Tim Popfinger Stabenow TRAC Sphaera Church Tackle Ascend Lakemaster Sportsman's rights Kevin Van Dam Oakley Sunglasses Bristol Bay Salmon Wildlife Forever Evolve Gear jeffstackleshop.com Streams BoatUS LakeMaster Western States Version Weather Buoy tree stand injury Tournament Crankbait Net Green Bay, Wisconsin PRADCO JVD Kurt Mazurek Bug repellent Minn Kota Airmar RAT FINKEE New Lures Ravenswood Media Ultracoat STRATTEC Boat US dock lines Aluminum Deep V Series Jack Links Synergy Outdoors Uncle Norm's iPilot Link CMP Global Walleye Normark Conservation Marathon Seakeeper gyro Shelter spinning rod Bass Power Rain gear Strike King Alaska John E. Phillips Z-Man Mercury Marine Walleye tournament The Harry Lure Rapala River Fishing Nautical Ice Features Rods NMEA Sunglasses Okuma Smart Guide Publications Bass lure Blue Collar Outdoors Safety Gary Giudice Lund Boats Side Thruster FRIDAY FUNNIES Marcum Pharmaceuticals RedHead Smart Guide to Freshwater Fishing Asian carp Brown trout University of Buffalo Swim bait Green Bay Deep Sea Diver FLW Marine Radio KVD Speedbag Buff Lowrance Kill switch eZSplice Raritan Kayaks Ethanol Black Earth Creek Apps Wild River series News Fishing Clubs Fishing Swim Whizz binoculars Fish Hawk XD4 Coleman cooler Innovative Outdoors Plano Hevi-Beads Alabama Rig Cliff Pace U.S.S.A. Gunnison, CO Marine Lighting Mack's Lures ABT X-2 Countdown Promise Keeper AKOYA New York Olcott, NY Swedish FireKnife On board Reese Youth Hobie Multi-species Berkley Boga Extended Warranty Lights St. Croix Rods Smartfind S20 Personal AIS Beacon Bristol Bay GPS for Lightning Connector Scott Martin Thermacell Bibs www.bigweeniebrand.com Honda Mark Zona Autotether Global Spectrum Yamaha Matt Serbenski DuraSafe Electronics Lock Michigan City, Indiana Kindle book Army Corp of Engineers Rippin' Lips Free Fishing Weekend Dollahon Flat Slider 75 Hamlin Tournaments Angler 175T Delorme Video Keep Kool Muscle Squared 65 Iaconelli Legend Gold Clam SeaLife Cameras Jerky Kayak spoon Plano Synergy MATE USA Sharpeners Boating safety Launch ramp Angler Electronics Brite Wash Lake Superior Cabela's Chatterbait Bass Pro Shops Four-Person Dome Tent with Screen Porch Mike Seymour Quantum Bethel University Soul5 Tackle Labs Headgear Sun protection Michigan Reef Runner Bug bite relief Rushton Gregory BOLT Padlock Tackle Bag WileyX Speakers Gill NA Shipping Baitcast Fishing Pole BBQ Lighter Wedding Ring LineGrabber Kevin VanDam Whale Scott Glorvigen Big Bear Products cruzin CLASSIC blue marlin LineSnubber Bro Brosdahl Rain suit ShowSpan Tracker Marine Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Aquatic AV Boat lifts Humminbird Mr. Twister Grunden's Fort Wayne, Indiana Sport Shows Invasive species Pop-Up LED Bowlights Bass Pro Contest Audio Scholarship Louie Stout Fuel Insect repellent Lake Michigan Conservation AmVets exotic species Husky Jerk weather Frigibar Magnum Flow-Troll ChartSelect Marine NewsWire Tournament Grade Circle Hooks Salmon South Haven Hobie Pro Angler JBL Bait Holder Endura EZ Splice Fasteners EZ BoatPort treestand injury Plano Tackle Boxes Jeff Gustafson La Mar Brian "Bro" Brosdahl Bheestie Bag Manistee Insurance NAIFC Championship Volvo Penta Swanson-Russell Legend Extreme SOG Lake Ontario Matt Straw Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo Yamaha ATV Faria Aqua-Vu Bob Schmidt Ranger VS1780 Ryan Kleckner Muskie Lure Trade Shows Technology DSC Snow-Shoe Tip-Up Side Imaging Dan Egan Radio Torpedo Divers Foul weather gear Beckson Marine Boat maintenance ABT Balog Andrew Semprevivo Orca Fin System Dave Mull Blog Betsy Black Velvet Spreads bimini top Traxstech Tides BASSMASTER IGFA jigs USCGA CUSTOM JIGS 'N' SPINS Aqua Vu Accessories Lighting Micro-Mobile Pro Viewing Case 580P lenses Costa Corey Schmidt BASSMASTER CLASSIC Clay Dyer Shurhold Slender Spoon Grady-White High school bass fishing Tip-Up PulseTech TRAC Ecological New Zealand Rough Weather Skamania Mania Coast Guard Rugged Shark Air show ONIX National Guard Acme Catch & Cook The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls Traditions Media Minnesota Team Aqua-Vu Trout Unlimited Traditions Patrick Hurst Steve Wood EVOLVE FISHING CO Bad Elf Line Recycle Bin Dave Genz Tom Neustrom Rescue Ranger Aluminum Deep V Series Extreme Baitcast Reel Fish America Foundation Monel Metal Gravity Gary Dollahon Rig'N Tails Davis Instruments Oshkosh One-Handle-Does-It-All System redfish Bait Rigs MULL BLOG Games Larson Electronics Accon Marine hardbaits Mustad St. Croix Frabill iPilot Barry Brown Marine Ice Fishing KVD Soo Locks KVD Speedbag Wormfile Rippin Lips Safe boating 360 Indiana DNR USSA sunglass Home Port Marine Marketing Chronglobal Serious Shine Jonathon VanDam Goby Venice, Louisiana 1675 Pro Guide Bait head Owners tournament Pro Polish Boat names Whale Pumps Northwest Indiana Steelheaders Up Stream Hydration Back Pack Multitools Wisconsin Jeff's Tackle Shop WeatherStation Homeport Marine Marketing iPhone

Archive