April 30, 2019

Our annual Rainy River sturgeon trip was a success. This year we stayed at Riverbend Resort in a cabin overlooking the beautiful Rainy River.

We moved around more this year than past years with all my go to spots not producing for me this year. So, we tried spots that i...

April 29, 2019

Well, as sad as it is to say, the ice season here in the Black Hills has officially ended as of this past week. The only remaining lake that had accessible ice left, Deerfield, doesn't have it anymore, but I was able to get one more trip on it before this happened.


April 24, 2019

Here in the metro area in Minnesota, we just celebrated official ice off on Lake Minnetonka on Saturday.

The lake was plum full of avid crappie anglers both in their boats and scattered along the shorelines. For most of us, it is a great excuse to get the boat out and s...

April 23, 2019

Mike and I went on a short vacation to get away from life for a bit. Being in another state, we had to check out what the fishing life offered.

We booked a charter with Captain Jeremy of Fished Slapped charters. Being the fair skinned Norwegian in an area that I was bou...

April 22, 2019

Decided to go to whitewater today to chase trout since it was an absolute blast the last time I was down here.

Today the water looked like chocolate milk with visibility being less than 6 inches. We switched up out technique today and went with bright colors.

We used a C...

April 18, 2019

Heading down to Everts Resort on pool 4 we arrived at 6:15 am and there were only 3 spots for parking down by the river due to high water still.

Began fishing up near the dam, slow trolling at .5 mph upstream with a 1/4 oz Road Runner and Ringworms. Four minutes in boom...

April 16, 2019

It was a beautiful day to chase trout with some amazing scenery. The sun was shining, and the water was crystal clear allowing us to see hundreds of trout.

It was amazing, but between clear water and a sunny day made for a tough bite. Every time you would cast the fish...

April 15, 2019

As the hardwater season is ending very quickly here in the Hills, I look back on the season with many fond memories of new friends and memories that were made. This season was one of my busiest yet, with multiple group outings planned or events that took place.

The one...

April 11, 2019


1 lb plain ground venison 
1 package of taco seasoning 
1 can refried beans 
Shredded lettuce 
Mexican style taco cheese 
Mild salsa 
Sour cream 
Large Tortilla Chips 


Brown Venison in nonstick pan 
Add taco seasoning and water according to...

April 10, 2019