Even on a relatively average day on Lake St. Clair, the smallmouth bass fishing can be very good.
The late Steve Person, a regular on an annual fishing trip with friends on Lake Erie, held up a nice walleye on a past trip. (Photo by Tim Failor)I just arrived home from a fishing trip out of Port Clinton, Ohio, which promotes itself as the walleye capital of the world. From what I’ve seen after every visit, I cannot…
The significance of their hatch is the sheer numbers of insects hatching at the same time. The mayfly hatch usually occurs at night, and when it does, it triggers fish, especially trout, into a feeding frenzy.
Recently, this bald eagle was spotted floating slowly over Pink’s yard. (Photo by Tom Pink)While headed to work the other day, long before dawn, I looked out over the St Mary’s River river and noticed what seemed to be fog. Then I noticed a couple spikes of light and I realized it wasn’t a fog bank, but the aurora borealis…
The fact that this hunter’s decoy is a mounted gobbler may have escalated this intense interaction.
New perch regulations in Michigan have reduced the daily creel limit to 25 perch per angler, per day, on most Michigan waters.
Spring arrived on March 20, but you wouldn’t know it if you live in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
It can have a positive impact on your ice fishing outing, and sometimes it has nothing to do with catching fish.
It took a while, but the writer finally got his ice shack dug out of the woods and set up on the ice. (Photos by Tom Pink)Several weeks into this year’s ice fishing season, we were still trying to get our ice shack out on the river and were having a tough time of it. Well, in spite of the…
For anglers and hunters, resolutions don’t necessarily begin on Jan. 1.
Patience and persistence paid off during Michigan’s late antlerless deer season.
With early ice forming on the St. Mary’s River’s Munuscong Bay, the author and friends enjoyed a good day of fishing.
After a few days on the stand, writer always feels as if he’s closing in on venison, and that if he could just sit one more day, he’d be able to connect. That hope will have to hold him until next year.
Now is best the time for bowhunters to get into the woods and have a close encounter with the buck of their dreams.
Swans, grebes, shorebirds and others help hunters pass the time in a duck blind.
The rash from poison ivy usually appears within 24 to 72 hours of exposure.Seated in the waiting room at the local urgent care center isn’t where I’d planned to be, yet there I was, waiting patiently and scratching wildly at my throat, upper chest, and a couple spots on my arm. I’m part of the 85 percent of Americans who…
Although teal action was slow, Canada geese provided a great start to the early waterfowl hunting seasons.
While paddling the other day, author got to thinking about spearing fish and whether an SUP would make a good platform for spearing, too.
A recent charter fishing trip on Lake Michigan starts with a bang and ends with tasty coho, chinook salmon, lake trout and steelhead.
The popularity of bicycles to get into the backcountry growing with hunters and fishers.
I whined about cabin fever a couple months ago, and I’m sorry to say that my outdoor drought continues – in most respects. In May, I wrote to say I hoped I’d soon be telling you about enjoying wild turkey on the grill or pulling fish into the boat. Well, as of the first day of summer, the boat has…
The walleye bite has been very good this year in the St. Clair River.
Hunters enjoy a textbook turkey hunt on a foggy Michigan morning.
The author hopes these gobblers will be ready and waiting when his season opens on May 1. (Photo by Tom Pink)I’ve had cabin fever after a long winter before, but nothing has compared to this year, and it has nothing to do with how long the winter has been here in the north country. Make no mistake, winter has held…
Thanks to some adaptive calling, Michigan’s turkey hunting season off to a good start.
One of the highlights of deer hunting is sharing bounty with family and friends.