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Fish Head

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Fish Head last won the day on June 29 2015

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About Fish Head

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  • Birthday 12/31/1961

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    Lakeville and Lake Vermilion
  1. Kenai Sockeyes

    Good Luck Zach!
  2. Kenai Sockeyes

    I was there july 24-31. The limit was still 3 the entire time. They shut down the commercial netting from July 23-30, so that probably had a lot to do with our success.
  3. Just got back from a week fishing the Kenai in Soldotna. Wow did we time the run of the sockeyes right this year. Fast and furious action. We went down to Seward for 1 day of charter fishing and had our limit of halibut, rockfish and silvers by 12:30. Best Alaskan trip I've been on by far!
  4. Ice fishing trip destination with Sleepers

    My personal experience is that the ice fishing on LOTW has become worse each year over the last 5-7 years. Last year was terrible. I would like to do LOTW again, but is there any reason to believe the trend has reversed?
  5. I'm looking for an ice fishing trip to give my son for Christmas. Preferably in a sleeper house. I’ve done the sleepers at LOTW many times, but the last few years the fishing has been really bad up there, even on Oak Island last year. Any recommendations for where I can send him? He doesn’t want to go to Devil’s Lake for some reason. I was thinking Red or Leech? Where has a great bite going this year with sleeper houses? Thanks for the feedback!
  6. Game of Thrones

    I hear the reason next season will be delayed is that they are waiting for winter to film it. The long winter is here!!!
  7. Game of Thrones

    This was a great season. The last 2 episodes were some of the best episodes ever on Game of Thrones. Starks are back in Winterfell, Cersei got her revenge and now sits on the iron throne, Khaleesi is crossing the sea with her army, and winter is here. I already can't wait for next season!
  8. How often do you change fishing line?

    All my mono rods get re-spooled every spring, than it's as-needed for the rest of the year. 2 or 3 of them will always get re-spooled twice or more. I can always get at least 2 years off braid... maybe even 3 or 4 years when you reverse it. When you think it's time to replace the line, just reverse it. transfer the line to another reel, than to another reel, than back on the original reel. Now the line that was on the inside of the spool is the line you will be using and the line that was on the outer part of the reel is now on the inner part of the spool and will never see the light of day.
  9. At the Minnesota Outdoor Adventure Foundation, we may still have a spot available for a free fly-in fishing trip for a combat disabled veteran that has lost a limb or is in a wheelchair. If you know of someone that might qualify and would like to go on a great Canadian Fly-In trip with a few other disabled veterans, have them contact me. I would like to make this happen for them. Dan Oliver dano@mnoaf dot org
  10. Muskie Stocking

    Anyone who has issues with muskie stocking should watch this short video by Al Lindner.
  11. How much do you REALLY use your boat?

    My boat is on the water an average of 15-20 hours every weekend for the last 6 years. I've probably missed 3 weekends total in the last 6 years from ice to ice. And that doesn't take into account any weeklong trips I may take. I've put some serious time on the water.
  12. At the Minnesota Outdoor Adventure Foundation, we provide fishing & hunting trips for kids and young adults with life-threatening illnesses, as well as combat disabled veterans. If you know of someone that may qualify and would love to go on a fishing or hunting trip, please have them contact me. I would like nothing more than to make that wish come true for them. dano@mnoaf dot org
  13. Rod holder ?

    I have a 2005 Navigator myself. I have 6 ram mounts and I use them a fair amount. There are probably several different brands that will work for you, but I've always been happy with mine.
  14. At the Minnesota Outdoor Adventure Foundation, we take kids & young adults with a life threatening illness, as well as combat disabled veterans on fishing & hunting trips. We have an opening for a turkey hunting trip in April. If you know of someone that may qualify and would like to go on a hunt, please have them contact me. I would love to make this trip happen for them. dano@mnoaf dot org.
  15. Lac Seul

    Looking forward to your report Marine man.