Guests - If You want access to member only forums on HSO. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on HotSpotOutdoors.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

  • RECEIVE THE GIFTS MEMBERS SHARE WITH YOU HERE...THEN...CREATE SOMETHING TO ENCHANT OTHERS THAT YOU WANT TO SHARE

    You know what we all love...

    When you enchant people, you fill them with delight and yourself in return. Have Fun!!!

Sign in to follow this  
50inchpig

This is getting really old/Star Trib

Recommended Posts

I'm so sick of making comments to the Star Trib and posting stuff like this here. Can't let it go - ONCE AGAIN we have a musky article in the Outdoors section. Our local writer didn't choose to fish any one of dozens of great metro waters - he went to Wisconsin, got blanked, and thought the experience was still article worthy. When is the Star Trip going to WAKE UP and start pushing our local resource? Especially at a time that the economy is rough and license sales are down. YOU GUYS ARE JUST KILLING US - STILL!!!!!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The only surprise is that he's not pandering to Anti-Muskie groups, he doesn't need to catch fish IMHO with all the damage he's perpetuated and syndicated throughout MN in regards to anything that will help create a better fishery for all Minnesotans and non residents.

Bone Lake??? How many decent lakes did he drive by to get there.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I do not think the article was news worthy what so ever, I'll give you that!

But I could care less where he wants to fish, he can fish on the Moon if it makes him feel good.

Brian K

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The only surprise is that he's not pandering to Anti-Muskie groups, he doesn't need to catch fish IMHO with all the damage he's perpetuated and syndicated throughout MN in regards to anything that will help create a better fishery for all Minnesotans and non residents.

Bone Lake??? How many decent lakes did he drive by to get there.

There probably isn't a better numbers lake in the entire state of Minnesota than Bone. How he failed to see a single fish is baffling though. Last time I was there I saw 3 fish before I had even thrown my first cast...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  



  • Your Responses - Share & Have Fun :)

    • It might be better to buy a small second unit and link them.    My guess is what you want is not something enough people want to justify implementing.   Personally I have a hard enough time watching a bobber.
    • Welcome to the Forum.  What brand gun is it? Would help to pick choke tubes out.  Size 6 shot should do the trick, but I'm sure more folks will chime in here. 
    • I upgraded my electronics this year to a Humminbird Helix 10. I love it so far with the exception of not being able to split the screen into 4 separate screens. The max that you can do is 3. I would really like to be able to have the map, sonar, down imaging, and side imaging on the screen at the same time while trolling. I emailed tech support and they said it's not something that is an option at this time. Right now when I'm fishing I switch back and forth between map, sonar, and DI and sonar, DI, and SI. Is there anyone else that thinks this should be an option? I don't know see why you can't customize the screen to show whichever features you prefer instead of only using the preloaded options that Humminbird decided on. I have thought about emailing the company weekly asking if they have that ability yet but wanted to see if anyone else thinks it should be an option. 
    • I just purchased a used 20 gauge for my 14 year old daughter. I hunt mostly state land for pheasants. It is a 2 3/4 auto with interchangeable chokes. What size steel shot and choke tube would you recomend for her?
    • I just got back from a work trip to MI. I could not believe the difference in ground cover. We traveled all the way from Dearborn back to Bemidji heading through the U.P.  Most of MI had very little ground cover but WI was flush, green everywhere! I only got to check a few spots at rest areas but I never saw a thing. The ground was dry at most spots on the way home. I'm gonna go hit my spot tomorrow, hopefully it hasn't been picked yet!
    • love those when ya see them!!!
    • Took the kayak crappie fishing opening weekend and when calm always bring with the DSLR with. These turtles are glad the weather has finally consistently warmed up. I always find it funny seeing turtles stacked on top of each other and found a few along with multiple species which was nice.     
    • I was going to hunt wi this weekend but fishing musky with my fly rod is what I will do instead.  Good luck!!!!!!!
    • Anyone still at it?   not sure that i will get Isaac out anymore, will still ask these last few days.   Good luck everyone.