Angling Insight

Jigging Rap Walleyes

Leech Lake guide Toby Kvalevog shows off a nifty little system he uses to pinpoint walleyes on his electronics and efficiently target them with a Jigging Rap. It’s a strategy that’s really quite simple and easy to emulate yourself.     For more videos like this, Subscribe to our YouTube channel:

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Alexandria MN Fishing

Hidden in plain sight off Interstate 94 in West Central Minnesota, the Alexandria region of Douglas County offers some exceptional bites.   With nearly 400 lakes – ranging in size from a few acres to 6,000 – anglers can’t turn around without discovering a new favorite.   Chances are you’ve heard some pretty tall tales [Read more…]

Aquatic Invasive Species
Appeal to the Fish’s Prevailing Senses

Fish don’t have much choice where they live. They either adapt to their conditions or they don’t survive. Fortunately, many species adapt quite well even in less than ideal habitat utilizing their array of senses to help them feed, avoid being eaten and reproduce.   Water clarity plays a major role in determining fish behavior. [Read more…]

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No Boat No Problem

There are more fishing opportunities today than ever with more anglers “fishing on the edge” so to speak, pursuing the sport in ways that don’t require a big boat or lots of equipment.   Shore Fishing   Look to the river banks of any metro area, and you’ll notice a surge in angler participation.   [Read more…]

Cool Products for Finding Fish

Finding fish is EXTREMELY important. It’s probably the single most important factor that impacts your success out on the water. Here are a few select items that will help you find more fish, and find them faster:   – Humminbird Helix 7 (G2) – $479.99 – Lakemaster Smartstrike Cards – $199.99 – Excel-Outdoors Sportsmans Board [Read more…]


The underwater world is filled with edges. Physical changes in the underwater environment that focuses fish movement and behavior.   The shoreline is in effect the irregular edge of the lake where the domain of fish begins. Visible to both man above, and fish beneath the surface.   The bottom of the lake forms an [Read more…]

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Leech Lake MN Fishing

Minnesota’s Leech Lake has an intriguing history…   Some 10,000 years ago, a glacier stopped at the western edge of an ancient valley. As a result, Minnesota would become home to over 10,000 lakes, including waters the Ojibwe people referred to as the “lake abundant with bloodsuckers.” 

Today, it’s simply called “Leech,” over 100,000 acres [Read more…]

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