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Monthly Archives: February 2013


Fire Brine minnows taking pike through Great Lakes ice.

By Kyle McClelland | 02/27/2013 As the brutal cold winter weather saturates the Great Lakes it’s time to put chrome chasing on hold and break out the Ice fishing gear! Whether you are hitting up inland lakes or the Great Lakes the region is filled with many great ice fishing opportunities. While I spend most of my [...]

Oregon’s Main Stem Umpqua Heading Into Prime Steelhead Season

By Bret Stuart | 02/22/2013 There are a lot of options when it comes to winter steelhead fishing in Coastal Oregon. However, when we are going through a drought period I head to the main stem of the Umpqua. Normally, I focus on Oregon’s coastal systems in the winter, most notably, the Wilson, Siletz and [...]