My Favorite Deep Baits
Bassin' With Captain Mike Gerry

My Favorite Deep Baits

With the fish moving off shore and the spawn slowly turning to post spawn I thought I would give you my favorite baits that I use when the bass move deep as we progress into […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

REEL-TIMES February 2019

OPEN WATER DREAMING! TV recaps, open water prep, and a look back – The recent “A look back, a look ahead” Fishing the Midwest TV episode garnered so much attention and feedback that we decided […]

FISH FACTS YOU MIGHT NOT HAVE KNOWN
Outdoor World with Larry Whiteley

FISH FACTS YOU MIGHT NOT HAVE KNOWN

Did you know there are over 2,000 species of fish in just North America? 90% of these have skeletons composed of bone. The others have cartilage skeletons and include sharks and rays, which mate rather […]

Going Fishing
Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

GOING FISHING

There are lots of fishing seasons and ways to go fishing.  In some parts of the world right now it’s ice-fishing season, but in others it’s open water season.  In some places it crappie season, […]

Outdoor World with Larry Whiteley

NATIONAL BIRD FEEDING MONTH

Across most of America February seems like the longest month of the year instead of the shortest. The cold winds blow, the snow continues to pile up and we begin to think winter will never […]

Knots Essential for the Outdoors
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Knots Essential for the Outdoors

Knowing how to tie your shoes is great, but that shouldn’t be the only knot you know how to make. When it comes to survival and preparedness, something as simple as tying a specific type […]

Throwing Knives
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Throwing Knives

Today I did some work with my throwing knives and weighed each model. They range from 1 to 9 ounces. I know Adam Čeladín, World Champion knife thrower, says that the small lightweight knives like […]

Ethanol Gas Issues have subsided
Bassin' With Captain Mike Gerry

Ethanol Gas Issues have subsided

Since the onset of the mixture of gasoline and ethanol there have been tons of problems popping up all over the country. Injector issues, motors running rough, gas breaking down and more have plagued the […]

Dana Benner Outdoors

Kevin Estela: Outdoorsman and Author

Without a doubt, many people have noticed my absence from the pages of Outdoors Unlimited.  Contrary to what some people may have thought, I have not quite writing about my love of the outdoors, survival […]

Key Pre-Spawn Locations
Bassin' With Captain Mike Gerry

Key Pre-Spawn Locations

As you start your day searching for pre-spawn bass it’s important to remember that there are visual keys to look for; let your eyes be your partner and don’t ignore what your seeing as you […]

Dan’s Fish ‘N’ Tales®

It Was Absolutely Crazy

Last when I headed out it was windy, and was absolutely crazy. With wind speeds up to 40 mph and gust to as high as 50 mph, it seemed to be impossible to fish, but […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

REEL-TIMES January 2019

JUMBO TIME! CATCH MORE PERCH NOW! In the last REEL-TIMES issue, we mentioned a unique one-two perch punch that Big Stone Lake fishing guide Tanner Arndt (shown above) uses to “call in” and catch more jumbos […]

Bassin' With Captain Mike Gerry

Fishing An A-Rig – A Few Tips

With the winter bite upon us and the resurgence of the A-Rig over the last month I thought it would be a good time to share some of the deepest secrets of making this bait […]

Cold Steel
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Cold Steel

I’ve tried out the Smith & Wesson Corp. and Cold Steel throwing knives, and the Cold Steel win hands down. The Smith & Wesson are made of stainless steel, which is nice, but won’t stick […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

IDEAS FOR BETTER ICE FISHING

There are a few concepts for ice-fishing that are really good starting points.  If you’ll practice these concepts, with minor revisions every time out, you’ll be more successful on the ice this ice-fishing season.  In […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM DAN
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HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM DAN

I always try fishing on the first and last day of each year. It seems like I normally make the last day, but weather always wants to be bad on the first. Today, the weather […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

Stay away!

Recently I was fortunate to get in on a couple of really good ice bites.  One bite was on Big Stone Lake for perch and big bluegills.  The other was on Upper Red Lake for […]

Dana Benner Outdoors

What It Is All About

It is Christmas morning here at the Benner homestead and all is quiet.  Both the wife and dog are still in bed. It is going to be a lazy day for the three of us. […]

ENJOY THE CHRISTMAS SEASON IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Outdoor World with Larry Whiteley

ENJOY THE CHRISTMAS SEASON IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Even before Thanksgiving the onslaught of Christmas sales had begun. The real “reason for the season” is sometimes lost in a world of commercialism. Escape the holiday traffic. Escape commercials, computers and smart phones. Escape […]