Archive for June, 2009

Almost Skunked

Posted by MNAngler On June - 25 - 20094 COMMENTS
Almost Skunked

Species: Largemouth Bass Size: ~17″ Lure used: white pearl super fluke with split shot Date: 6/24/2009 Time: 7pm-9:00pm Body of water: Orchard Lake Location: Lakeville, MN Weather Conditions: rain in the early afternoon, scattered clouds while fishing My colleague John and I have a mutual former colleague by the name of Matt. Matt’s been bugging us to go fishing the past few weeks, but schedules haven’t worked out. Until yesterday. Matt brought one of his current colleagues,... (more...)

Fishing (not singing) in the Rain

Posted by MNAngler On June - 20 - 20091 COMMENT
Fishing (not singing) in the Rain

Species: Largemouth Bass Size: ~14″ Lure used: white pearl super fluke (first cast of the night!) Date: 6/19/2009 Time: 7pm-9:30pm Body of water: Lake Owasso Location: Shoreview, MN Weather Conditions: overcast and rain My neighbor, Mark, and I went out after dinner and were out on the lake by 7pm.  There were some ominous clouds coming in, but we figured we could always get off the lake if we saw lightning.  On my first cast using a super fluke, the retrieve didn’t feel quite right,... (more...)

Walleye Frenzy

Posted by MNAngler On June - 14 - 2009ADD COMMENTS

Species: Walleye Size: 12″ Lure used: leech on lindey rig Species: Largemouth Bass Size: 12″ Lure used: white pearl super fluke Species: Largemouth Bass Size: 12″ Lure used: white pearl super fluke Date: 6/14/2009 Time: 7:30-11:30am Body of water: Bald Eagle Lake Location: White Bear Lake, MN Weather Conditions: sunny Mark, Rob, and I decided to go to Bald Eagle Lake this morning in the Norther suburbs of St. Paul, MN. We had determined yesterday that we would meet up at 7am. ... (more...)

New Fishing Buddy

Posted by MNAngler On June - 12 - 20091 COMMENT

Mark is a neighbor of mine that lives two houses down from me. We are the second house off the corner, so he’s actually across a street. That extra psychological barrier usually prevents either from us from seeing each other or talking much. But his son plays with my next door neighbor’s son a lot and their family is always invited to our neighborhood gatherings that we have every few months. Usually only Marks’ wife and son show up because Mark is off fishing. My impression... (more...)

Tips and Tricks

Posted by MNAngler On June - 1 - 2009ADD COMMENTS

I’m not a professional by any means, but I know what’s worked for me. I plan to post some tips and tricks here that I’ve learned over the years. Coming soon… Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle +1StumbleUponRedditDiggEmailLike this:Like Loading... Read More →


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