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Fishing

Manitoba FIRST Ice!

It feels SO GOOD to be back on the ice. Bower Lake in the Turtle Mountains is home to some GIANT master angler Rainbows and Browns, while we didn’t exact land one this time, we did come face to face with one. I highly recommend checking it out if you’re

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Fishing

Land Of The Giants.

No matter what the target specie is, I love to see them at the biggest that they grow. When it comes to giant smallmouth it’s tough to dispute Lake Simcoe in Barrie, Ontario being right at the top of the big fish list.”. Toronto guide (and friend) Taro Murata invited myself

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Hunting

My First Whitetail Deer!

A goal I set for myself  this fall was to harvest my first Whitetail Deer. Up until this hunt my closest experience to big game was my Turkey hunt this spring. I wasn’t going to be picky about my first buck…if it was a legal animal I was going to shoot

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Fishing

5 Tips For Fall Musky Trolling

It’s tough to find a more effective method than trolling for BIG fall Musky.  Here are 5 tips to help you make the most of your time on the water: 1) Use a trolling leader! It’s easy to leave the same leaders on from casting season, but this might just

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Fishing

Manitoba Waterfowl AND Walleyes

Fall is full of decisions, What to fish for…What to hunt for. On this fall day I decided to maximize my time and go for a Manitoba “cast and blast”. There are countless opportunities in the Manitoba’s central region. Our morning started just west of Winnipeg with a Goose hunt hosted by my

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How I Film Fishing
Photography/Videography

How I Film Fishing Videos.

I’ve been wanting to make this one for a while! I get lots of questions about what gear I use, here it all is! Like I say during the video, YOU DON’T NEED ALL OF THIS GEAR TO MAKE FISHING VIDEOS…you can do it with a cell phone, use what

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Hunting

My First Ruffed Grouse!

While I’ve had the opportunity to film countless hunts, this was my first time hunting on my own. What a great memory to harvest my first Ruffed Grouse in North West Ontario. This definitely won’t be the last grouse hunt this fall! Hope you enjoy the video!

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Fishing

Sam’s First Musky! The fish of 10,000 Casts.

In this video I take my fiance Sam back to Lake of the Woods, Kenora to deal with some unfinished business…catching her first Musky (aka. the fish of 10,000 casts). What a special memory we were able to capture on film! Hope you enjoy it.

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Fishing

Victory!

What a memorable day on Lake of the Woods with Mike Tully. Not only did Mike fall out of the boat, but he also experienced the best day of Smallmouth Bass fishing I’ve ever seen on LOTW. If you’re looking to get into tournament fishing I’d highly recommend some of

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Fishing

The 2018 Kenora Bass International

Without a doubt the Kenora Bass International (KBI) is one of the highlights of my year. The KBI is a three day Bass tournament held on Lake of the Woods in Sunset Country, Ontario. This year my partner Mark Tully and I had an incredible three days of Smallie fishing to

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