Port Captains Marc Traver & Dave Hutton – The 12 Lure Challenge:
There were fifteen boats were involved in the event! All the captains received the package of lures on Thursday or early Friday morning! The weather had a good bit to do with the number of fish caught or hooked. The waves were not small in the am and […]
Gale Frazee, Port Captain: The 2019 Ludington Tournament started off in good weather with 15 boats and 49 crew members. The 9am fish call counted 13 fish caught. The fishing was spotty with most of the boats going north of the Big Sable lighthouse to find fish.
Lines were pulled at 1pm and captains brought their catch into Harbor View […]
Gus Nelson said that Lk McCollum was one of the most beautiful he had ever been on at 6am. McCollum lake is crystal clear and has plenty of shallow weedy flats around the outside edge and one submerged flat at about 2’ deep that will trap the unsuspecting troller (Michelle and I managed to wrap 6 lines while pinwheeling […]
The Nine o-clock fish call (text) confirmed success by all w/ varying catches of Bluegills in tight, Perch and a couple pike. Nick & Ryan Brown appeared pleased with their spot as they barely moved all morning……….hmmmm…..? The breeze intensified and drifting became an issue w/ frequent weed ups. I pulled out the braid rod and started to troll […]
Port Captains Henry Nabors and Ron Bellemore hosted the Erieau Steelhead and Walleye tournaments.
Walleye Results: There were 108 walleye caught with many more released and 36 fish weighed 103 pounds! Captain Chris Christoph and crew took 1st place with 6 of 18 fish weighed for a weight of 20 lbs including the big fish winner at 7.6 lbs! Captain […]
Port Captains Clyde Schoen hosted the Erieau Steelhead and Walleye Tournaments. The format for the tournaments had a walleye tournament and a steelhead tournament as separate contest.
Walleye: There were 88 walleye caught with many more released and 41 fish weighed 108 pounds! Captain Jim Robertson and crew took 1st place with 6 of 14fish weighed for an outstanding weight […]