Jump to content
  • GUESTS

    If you want access to members only forums on HSO, you will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up .

    This box will disappear once you are signed in as a member. 😀

  • 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  
Grabs

Anyone excited??

Recommended Posts

Giddy-up Boys!! Almost time to heat up the waters!

I am so excited to get to fish Vermillion for the first time. Should be great timing this year for the fish to turn on. Looking forward to meeting everyone, ok I need to try and concentrate back on work now...thanks a lot that is going to be impossible now!

------------------
fisherman2.gif

[This message has been edited by Grabs (edited 05-16-2002).]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

I would love to get up a day early and do some prefishing but it isn't going to work for me. I will be following CD or PWaldo the first day grin.gif

Thanks for the directions, that is a darn big lake!!ScottS

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

hehehehe...
We'll be up EARLY Thursday to get a jump on all of you wink.gif Gonna need it this year.
I'll be sending out Guideman's directions to everyone next week. Can't wait!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

My partner and I will be up on Thursday noonish. We will be staying at Hoo Doo that night. If anyone else is going to be around, let me know and I'll give you my cell number and you can call. Wow, I can't wait. Hope the weather will warm up some by than.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

I can't wait!
Our company had their anual fishing trip on the lake for 7 years but we fish the west side!Looks like we will have to do a little work too!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Is anyone besides me getting excited to fish the BIG V? I have never been on the lake but I am very excited. There must be others in the series that are getting excited.

Also, what part of the lake are we going out of? I have a map of the lake but won't know where the heck I am going? A little info on which part of the lake we are staying on may help me get started.ScottS

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

I'm pumped for it. I have never fished the lake either. I will have to take a little vacation and pre-fish that week before! It's a big lake, I don't want to jump in a boat Sat. morning in complete confusion!
Anyone else thinking of heading up there early?

Find Hoodoo Point (southern area near Tower?)on the map, Scott. Somewhere in that area, but I don't know where exactly!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Guidemans said his place is 5 minutes from Hoodoo point which is down in Pike Bay. I know that My partner and myself, along with Fishhead and Grabs will be up prefishing on Friday. We are going up on Thurs night.

------------------
Paul
[email protected]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hey Guys,
I must say I'm really looking forward to meeting all the guys from FM.com. smile.gif
My place is very easy to find, I'm on the west end of Pike bay, which is on the east end of the lake.

Just take 169 north 17 miles to the "Y"
store and take a left on county Rd 77.
There is also a billborard for Fortune
bay casino on the corner. Go 1.2 miles
and you will see my sign on the hwy.

Hwy 169 is 4 miles past the last stop light in Virginia. Make sure you don't take the turn in town it goes the other way. It happens all the time! smile.gif
The fireside seminar starts around 7:00
pm and goes until......whatever!

See you then! smile.gif


------------------
Terry Sjoberg
Ace guide service.
Beautiful Lake Vermilion.
aceguideservice.com

[This message has been edited by guideman (edited 05-16-2002).]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

I'm leaving for sure by Thursday afternoon....maybe earlier to get a head start on all you guys!
GullGuide-make sure you remind me about that radio before you leave! I have so much dump on my mind right now, I can easily forget smile.gif

Hammer'em- I'll be around, maybe we should get together and share some info to get a head start on Gull's team! Team ScottS and Gull were heavy competition last year wink.gif
My email is [email protected]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Email me too when you find them!! [email protected]

Now that everyone is going up so early I may have to take Friday off too! I would hate to be the only lost soul on the lake.ScottS

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Geeez, one of the few "Northern" lakes I know something about and here I blow a chance to school ScottS, getting even for taking other events in landslide proportions!!!!LOL!!

Have fun guys!! This is one lake that after you fish it, you'll be back!
AWESOME lake!!!

Jim

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Sounds like most guys are going up a day or 2 early. I might have to leave Monday and get a jump on all of you grin.gifgrin.gifgrin.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Anyone other than Guideman going to be up over memorial weekend?? I'm fishing out of BayView Lodge for the weekend..Would enjoy meeting with you!...BFJ

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi BFJ,
Bay View is just down the road from my place, you pass right by on your way there. I am having some old friends and
my brothers and son up over the weekend
so stop by for a cold one.
You may even get a spot or 2 out of me if your interested. smile.gif
I'll see you then....have a safe trip!

------------------
Terry Sjoberg
Ace guide service.
Beautiful Lake Vermilion.
aceguideservice.com

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Thats it, after my tournament this weekend in Brainerd I am going to keep heading North. That should put me in Tower on Sunday evening and give me a full two weeks to prefish!! Ok, well I would have to have a job like Pwaldo does to pull that one off grin.gif

Jim, since you are not fishing maybe you could throw some of us who are not going to be prefishing a bone. I keep looking at the map and it looks like lots of water, lots of structure and lots of areas to lose my lower unit!! Hopefully that translates to lots-o-fish!

Guideman, is your place in Pike Bay?ScottS

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hey Bob O,
I do have a ramp in my yard, it can handle most boats unless you need alot of water to get it off the trailer.

There is a puplic ramp in Pike bay or you can launch at Vermilion house boats
right next door for $5.00.

I should have enough dock space for all that stay at my place. My neighbor and I, each have 100ft docks. smile.gif

------------------
Terry Sjoberg
Ace guide service.
Beautiful Lake Vermilion.
aceguideservice.com

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Guideman,
Thanks for the directions to your place. Are you planning to have all of us launch and park at your place, or is there a nearby public launch and we could boat to your place?

If you plan to offer your place, how early can we launch on Fri morning without bothering anyone?

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 :)

    • I leave it behind on purpose at times..........
    • NOT in some of the places i go fishing.................AND most the time i go fishing to get away from said phone!!!!!!!
    • Sounds like a good seminar!
    • After starting out the winter with a lack of snow February is making up for it. Earlier in the week the southern half of the state received 4 to 6 inches of snow and in the last couple of days the north and northwest received from 4 to 8 inches of snow.Snowmobile trails are now open in most, but not all, counties across the state with conditions rated as good or excellent in many counties on the Wisconsin Department of Tourism's Snow Conditions Report (exit DNR). Many state properties were regrooming cross-country ski trails and ski trail conditions ranged from good to excellent. Some freezing rain fell in the south after the snow, resulting in some icy conditions in some locations. Temperatures are expected to warm this weekend, especially in the south where more rain is also in the forecast, while the north is expected to get more snow.With all the recent snow, conditions should be excellent for the American Birkebeiner Ski Race this weekend in the Hayward-Cable area. It is the largest ski race in North America and attracts thousands of skiers from all over the country and world -- skiers from 49 states and 36 countries participated in 2018 -- and draws tens of thousands of spectators to the area. .
    • I doubt it but you can call the DNR and ask. You can pull up the regs on a smart phone anyway.
    • ......The 6 packages from the first round are long-gone, so I am brining up another batch. Ended up buying an entire case of butts (@ $1.18 per #) from Sams. I am going to do 3 butts - one with High Mtn buckboard seasoning and two with another dry brine consisting of Tenderquick, brown sugar, garlic salt, and black pepper. I always like getting to the raw ingredients of spices versus relying on someones "magic rub". If it goes badly I will revert back to the HM cure. As an added note, I also picked up a $20 loin that I put HM cure on to experiment with some Canadian bacon.... Will check back in 10 days or so!  
    • if thats the case i hope there printing water proof versions!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i cant keep mine nice and tidy in the cab of my truck!!!!!!!
    • Have not heard this. Why just a boat? It needs to be in some peoples buckets to so when their 500 fish over their limit they can't say I no know, I no know? 🤷‍♂️
    • Got mine yesterday during the snow.  I was informed that there is a new rule requiring the MN Fishing Regulations be carried on your boat and that this new rule is not documented in the Regs.  Anyone know if this is fact or just a kindly recommendation?
    • Mike is as good as it gets, especially if you're talking archery.
×