September and October Can be Great Fishing

September and October can be great months to fish. With the decrease in water temperature, it pushes bait fish off ...
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Ross's Ramblings – Fishing and the Common Loon

A lot of people try to tie visual things into their fishing.  When I take people out they love to ...
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Fish are Making Shifts from Summer Habits to Fall Patterns

Things are changing in Otter Tail Country.  We seem to be stepping closer and closer to fall time.  September, after ...
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Walleye Anglers are Finding Fish Shallow and Deep

Walleye anglers are finding fish shallow in 11 to 14 foot depths and also deeper in 20 to 30 foot ...
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Ross's Ramblings – Fishing Line

Before I start talking about fishing line, there’s one very important thing to understand. Fish don’t know what fishing line ...
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With a Full Moon Coming, it should Trigger some Bigger Fish.

The heat and humidity have slowed fishermen down, but those venturing out are finding active fish. Crawlers and leeches are ...
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Use the Freshest and Liveliest Bait Possible

Walleye anglers using live bait have had the most success in 13-20 foot depths. Northern pike are active at the ...
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COLA Awards

COLA Awards Volunteer of the Year Award and Lake Association of the Year Award Presented on August 27, 2015 at ...
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Try Mid Lake Structures and Main Lake Humps

Anglers have been successfully taking walleyes at the mid lake structures using crawlers and leeches. A good depth that has ...
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