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Missouri River Fishing Report-October 23rd, 2021

Missouri River Fishing Report-October 23rd, 2021

I put out a post earlier this week about the condition of the fish on the Missouri River. The fish are definitely on the skinny side. The good news is the water temps are falling and these fish should begin to feed heavily. We finally experienced our first hard frost...

Fish Condition on the Missouri River-October 21, 2021

Fish Condition on the Missouri River-October 21, 2021

This is kind of a fishing report (I'll still post one this weekend) but I wanted to write on the condition of the Missouri River near Bismarck as I see it from being on the water fishing everyday. disclaimer I am not a Game and Fish Biologist, this is merely what I'm...

Lake Sakakawea and Missouri River Fishing Report-October 16th, 2021

Lake Sakakawea and Missouri River Fishing Report-October 16th, 2021

It's been a rough week weather wise. I did fish one day on Sakakawea and one day on the Missouri River near Bismarck. I'll start with Lake Sakakawea out of Indian Hills Resort. We had a ton of wind and our first cold snap of the season. We marked a ton of fish in the...

Fishing Articles from Mike

JT Custom Rods Review

JT Custom Rods Review

I was recently on the Review Your Gear Podcast and the question came up about the rods I have exclusively been using for the past 4 years now. Not only do I use these rods on a daily basis, but I am also allowing my clients to use these rods as well. I do have a few...

Jig Raps for Walleye

Jig Raps for Walleye

Jig Raps, Puppet Minnows, Shiver Minnows, Crystal Reaper (my personal favorite) all catch fish, and all have a time and place where they excel and shine. I will say this, most of the clients I get in my boat over the course of the year, are afraid of Jig Raps. There...

Fall Fishing on the Missouri River

Fall Fishing on the Missouri River

Near Bismarck, ND Growing up here in Bismarck, ND was probably the greatest place in the world for me to grow up. I was so fortunate to have a mom who literally told my father he could fish as much as he wanted, as long as he didn’t leave me home.  The backstory...

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