Tim Lesmeister

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Multi-species fisherman’s delight: the crankbait conundrum

Multi-species fisherman’s delight: the crankbait conundrum

Lipless or deep-diving, jointed or rattling, one things for sure in the crankbait world: color changes

February 2016
The alpha predator quandary: “Them dang muskies eat everything”

The alpha predator quandary: “Them dang muskies eat everything”

Muskie angling opportunities continue to expand in Minnesota and across the country. Let’s keep it that way.

January 2016
Top ice tips from the region’s angling experts

Top ice tips from the region’s angling experts

The lack of hard water has delayed the 2015-16 ice fishing season, but don’t worry, there will be ice!

December 2015
Tips and tricks for processing your deer

Tips and tricks for processing your deer

From field to table, butchering a whitetail gives you satisfaction of cost-effectively producing your own healthful, mouth-watering venison

November 2015
Know an exceptional youth who deserves recognition? Read this blog!

Know an exceptional youth who deserves recognition? Read this blog!

New Youth of the Month program from Outdoor News and Clam Outdoors honors young people engaged in outdoor sports.

October 2015
An airtight, guaranteed plan for killing a deer this fall

An airtight, guaranteed plan for killing a deer this fall

Whether it’s chasing whitetails via archery, rifle, shotgun, or muzzleloader, rely on quality scouting first

October 2015
Fishing and hunting under that lethal ball of fire in the sky

Fishing and hunting under that lethal ball of fire in the sky

Take the author’s sage advice: To enjoy the great outdoors deep into old age, start protecting your skin now from the sun’s damaging rays.

September 2015
Another look at access rules in the B-Dub

Another look at access rules in the B-Dub

BWCAW policy on pedal-drive kayaks ultimately keeps young people from experiencing, appreciating, and fighting for the future of American wilderness.

August 2015
Stop the Mille Lacs blame game and fix the fishery

Stop the Mille Lacs blame game and fix the fishery

Many factors, including tribal gill nets, have contributed to the walleye fishery closure on the central Minnesota lake, but out-of-the-box solutions exist to turn it around.

August 2015
Fishing Alaska: Expect the unexpected

Fishing Alaska: Expect the unexpected

Whether it’s rainbow trout and salmon on rivers or huge saltwater halibut by charter or kayak, the Last Frontier contains a lifetime of fishing opportunities.

June 2015
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