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Traveling Angler – Grand Rapids, MN, Summer

Traveling Angler – Grand Rapids, MN, Summer

Aug 10, 2012

“We are a gateway and hub to so many fabulous waters,” said Tom Neustrom of Grand Rapids, Minnesota. “Our fisheries managers area are the most aggressive stockers of walleye in the state. We have great smallmouth fishing…

Traveling Angler – Women on Winnie

Traveling Angler – Women on Winnie

Jul 25, 2012

That “Women on Winnie” had taken place at all was historically significant and even a moral victory for the Grand Rapids region, given the devastating July 2 storm that had damaged homes, knocked out electrical power for most of the area, and downed countless trees.

Destination – Buffalo-Niagara

Destination – Buffalo-Niagara

Jun 5, 2012

Trophy fish have a habit of showing off for the camera in the Buffalo-Niagara area, a region blessed with history, cultural character, stunning natural beauty, fine and distinctive cuisine, and three remarkable multi-species fisheries that produce bragging-sized fish in all four seasons.

Fishing & Dining in Grand Rapids, MN

Fishing & Dining in Grand Rapids, MN

Mar 5, 2012

My travels took me to Grand Rapids, Minn. Crappie and perch obliged us with a red hot bite the first morning on Bowstring Lake. Then it was time for Steve Arbour’s on-the-ice chili and, later, a fish fry at The Gosh Dam Place that none of us will soon forget.