Category Archives: Fishing

#HuntFishTravel 182 – Fangirling over Sturgeon Spearing

#HuntFishTravel 182 – Fangirling over Sturgeon Spearing

I doubt you’ll find two women more excited to stare down a hole and cut huge ice cubes out of a frozen lake with a chainsaw than Trisha Steffen and I.

If you want the step by step in depth equipment and technique information, please listen to Episode 130.

While we do go through some of the equipment needed and some of the regulations for sturgeon spearing, Trisha and I really go into detail on the culture and the event’s atmosphere. From Bloody Mary’s delivered to your shanty to bonfires on the lake to beer tents to Labrador Retrievers swimming beneath the ice from one shanty to the other…we’ve got it all. Continue reading #HuntFishTravel 182 – Fangirling over Sturgeon Spearing

#HuntFishTravel 181 – Fishing Alligator Lake, Florida in an Ultraskiff

#HuntFishTravel 181 – Fishing Alligator Lake, Florida in an Ultraskiff

This week’s episode is all about the coolest new fishing boat. We’ve got Jeff Lizzio creator of the Ultraskiff, and he’s telling us all about this new type of boat. Continue reading #HuntFishTravel 181 – Fishing Alligator Lake, Florida in an Ultraskiff

#HuntFishTravel 177 – North Dakota – Ice Fishing on Devils Lake

#HuntFishTravel 150 – North Dakota – Ice Fishing on Devils Lake

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This week we’re chatting with Tanner Cherney, Visitor Services & Outdoor Media Coordinator for the Devils Lake CVB. Devils Lake is a premiere destination for ice fishing. Listen in to find out why it’s called the Perch Capital of the World, how it got it’s name and the lore behind the area. What sort of accommodations you will find, winter camping and resorts both.

And then we talk about year round fishing and hunting opportunities.




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#HuntFishTravel 176 – Minnesota – Ice Fishing Lake of the Woods

#HuntFishTravel 149 – Minnesota – Ice Fishing Lake of the Woods




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In this episode I’ve got Joe Henry from Lake of the Woods, Minnesota, we’re talking about how the visitor’s bureau has really separated themselves from the tourism pack, the incredible walleye and sauger opportunities, what you can expect from the resorts and fishing shanties, an igloo bar you can fish in, and why it’s such a unique place to go fishing. Continue reading #HuntFishTravel 176 – Minnesota – Ice Fishing Lake of the Woods

Dinosaur Hunting on Lake Winnebago

Wisconsin. A state steeped in outdoors heritage and tradition. Generations of hunters and fishermen have taken to the woods and the waters of this great state for many generations, but you would be hard pressed to find a tradition in the outdoors older than the Sturgeon spearing season on the Lake Winnebago chain.

Lake Winnebago is home to the largest self reproducing population of lake sturgeon in the world. These giants of the lake live for well over 100 years and reach sizes of over 200 pounds! Continue reading Dinosaur Hunting on Lake Winnebago