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Jan 31, 2023

Join the guys tonight as Adam Winn of Up North Journal Fishing joins the show to recap his four days on Little Bay De Noc in Michigan's Upper Peninsula chasing walleyes through the ice!

Getting up north

  1. Crossing the bridge
  2. Setting up camp
  3. Getting the sleds ready to roll

Getting on the ice

  1. The weather
  2. Ice conditions
  3. The other fishermen
  4. Shanty set up

The catch

  1. All the fish caught had empty stomachs
  2. Weather affecting the fish

The rods used and set up

Talking about Maggs Custom Rods

Line set up for the ice

The uni to uni knot

Lures used that worked on this trip

Finding out what worked best

Water depths

Floating suits and other clothing

Sharing information to locate fish

Which action was working the best?

  1. Tip Ups
  2. Dead Stick
  3. Jigging

Cooking, cleaning and eating fish

The haul vehicle and trailer

Shanty rules and regs

Shanty talk

DNR checking

Soft ice and a rig through the ice

Tagged fish

What do you do in the shanty when you are bored

What happens after fishing

  1. Cooking fish
  2. What else was to eat
  3. What do you do for a bathroom after eating spicy chili?

Blades Bait and Tackle Gladstone Michigan

Shanty rentals and sleeper shanties

The ice fishing season so far for Adam

Snacks on the ice and a Swedish Fish in the ice hole

Losing a propane heater on the trip across the ice

Adam needs to learn how to play Euchre