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Brereton Lake, Big Space, Tough Ice Fishing


This week I had the opportunity to go ice fishing on Brereton Lake with Dave, Evan, and Ben. While I’ve obviously known Dave for awhile, this would be my first time meeting either Ben or Evan. We would be targeting crappie in particular, although I know from experience that there are also walleye and pike. I was looking forward to…

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Random Lure of the Month: Elite Walleye Slam


It’s slamming time, and this month it’s the Elite Walleye box from Simple Fishing. For those unfamiliar, a slam involves taking the box out and attempting to catch a fish on each lure. You can see my previous slam with the pike box here. This month’s slam turned out to be a little silly and a lot of fun.  …

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Bird River Route, 3 Days of Fishing and Camping


Late this June, a couple good friends and I spent 3 days paddling, camping, and fishing. For our destination, we chose the Bird River Route. The Bird River Route begins with a launch at Tulabi Falls campground, in Nopiming Provincial Park. From there you head east, passing through Tulabi, Elbow, and McGregor lakes. For the more adventurous paddler, the river…

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Random Lure Of The Month: Elite Pike Slam


It’s time for another slam! Entering the arena for this slam is Simple Fishing’s RLM Elite, pike edition. Adam will be completing this challenge with the tackle received from last month’s unboxing. For those of you who are regular readers, you may remember we gave June’s RLM Elite a glowing review. We’re happy to report our praise was not misplaced.…

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Sending Off The RLM Mini With A Slam


As Geoffrey Chaucer would tell us: all (good) things must end. It’s a bittersweet ending to the RLM Mini as Simple Fishing discontinues the series. While this may seem like reason for lament, there’s a light at the end of this tunnel. Coinciding with the discontinuation of the RLM Mini, the RLM Elite makes its presence known on the scene.…

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Fishing and Camping at Black Lake


Recently, I took a camping and fishing trip with some friends into Black Lake, in the Nopiming Provincial Park. We spent 3 days fishing, had a beautiful campsite, and perfect weather. A Rocky Start Our first day had a rocky start, at least for me. Colin and myself drove out early in the morning, with Brendon and Riley to meet…

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RLM Slam Video for July


RLM Slam July   Check out this month’s Slam challenge for the Simple Fishing RLM box for July. I took this box to Tooth Lake, in Nopiming Park to test it out. I have to say, I was impressed with each and every one of these lures, and had a blast catching fish on them!

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