Exploring Montana’s Backcountry

Like you, we’re huge fans of outdoor adventure—especially when we get to explore the beautiful backcountry of the United States. Looking for breathtaking views, diverse wildlife, and ample outdoor activities? We’re thinking Montana. Aptly dubbed “Big Sky Country,”...
Last Laugh

Last Laugh

By Dave Jones It’s 5am, 20-something degrees Fahrenheit and windy when I arrive at my father’s house laden with buckets, tip-ups, tackle, rods and reels, grill, beer, and a copious amount of coffee. He’s been busy gathering all his gear including, thankfully, a small...
Winter Fishing Tips and Tactics

Winter Fishing Tips and Tactics

Fishing through the winter months can be very rewarding for a number of reasons. Cold temperatures keep fair-weather anglers home and hunting seasons lead many anglers to trade lakes for the woods. Winter is also the time of year when most freshwater species group up....
Stuck in a Rut!

Stuck in a Rut!

Versatility Increases Catch Rates Even though you think it’s going to be another fishing season just like the last several, you still look for an edge by attending your favorite fishing show: The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show; or by paging through your...
Developing Outdoor Enthusiasts

Developing Outdoor Enthusiasts

All avid outdoor enthusiasts know that the surest way to keep their interests alive is to get someone new involved. Not only does this offer the opportunity to pass on time-honored traditions, but new involvement ensures the future of the activity you love, through...
A Fly Fishing Paradise: Cotter Arkansas

A Fly Fishing Paradise: Cotter Arkansas

A UW-Stevens Point Fly Fishing Club Adventure to the White River When the UWSP Fly-Fishing Club was planning trips for this year last spring, one place that was thoroughly brought up was a trip to Cotter, Arkansas to fish the mighty White River.  I was very skeptical....