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Author Archive: gary.engberg

It’s Coming Soon, Early Ice Fishing

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Soon, it will be that time of year many of us in the Upper Midwest wait all spring, summer, and fall to arrive. Read more

Hook and Line Sturgeon Fishing

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It’s that time of the year when people have the opportunity to fish for the largest freshwater fish in Wisconsin if not the entire United States, the lake sturgeon. Read more

Early Fall Hunting Seasons

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This is the best time of the year for those who love to hunt and fish. Read more

Catching Muskies on the Lower Wisconsin River

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I’ve lived on the Lower Wisconsin River for almost three decades. Yikes, that’s getting to be a long time! Read more

Dog Day Catfish

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It’s that time of the year (late summer) when fish are getting hard to find and even tougher to catch.Read more

Shore Fishing Opportunities

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This coming Saturday, July 29th, is the 20th Annual Take an Adult Fishing Tournament at the Wilderness Fish and Game store in Sauk City, Wisconsin.Read more

Take an Adult Fishing Tournament with New Wisconsin Hockey Coach Mark Strobel

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One of the summer highlights in this part of Wisconsin is coming soon on Saturday, July 29th. Read more

It’s Time for Walleyes on the Wisconsin River

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Finally, I’ve had a good bite and very good fishing for walleyes on the Wisconsin River from the Highway 12 Bridge at Sauk City and downriver to the old “Nude” Beach area past Ferry Bluff. Read more

Catching Panfish in Warm Weather

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This time of the summer when the thermometer and water temperatures are 80 degrees or more and most lakes are covered with weeds and algae.Read more

Kayak Fishing, a New and Exciting Way to Enjoy Angling

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The last decade has seen a dramatic growth in fishing from a kayak. Read more