Guide Lines

I’m a sharp hook fanatic. I can’t stand the thought of fish getting away because the hook was dull!  It’s ...
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Fishing Across the County is Good.

I’ve taken all the early ice precautions that I know, and now I’m fishing.  Until midday Sunday, the lakes in ...
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Ice fishing remains at a stand still in Otter Tail County.

Ice fishing remains at a stand still in Ottertail County.  What little ice fishing there was following the Thanksgiving time ...
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How should you approach new ice, first ice?

Photo Courtesy of Meister Guide Service. Fishing is at a very slow crawl in Otter Tail Lakes Country.  Some lakes ...
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Otter Tail Country, unfortunately, is not ready for fishing—yet..

I think the only group of people on this planet that want sub-zero temps outside are ice fishermen.  I’ve been ...
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Water Temperatures are holding at 48-49 Degrees.

Fishing on area lakes has been good most days and even better on others. Water temperatures are holding at 48-49 ...
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Ross's Ramblings – Weather Or Not.

People often ask me, “Does weather matter?” It’s a very loaded question. Part of me wants to get into a ...
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October is a Month for Trophy Fish

The fall turnover has happened in most area lakes giving fish a chance to roam. Fish can now move deeper ...
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Fish Are on The Move

With the warmer temperatures we have been having the fishing has been spotty. Temperatures have been 15 to 20 degrees ...
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