Guests - If You want access to member only forums on FM. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on Fishing Minnesota.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
Milkdud

Cats Incredible Tourney

11 posts in this topic

Anyone have any information on this tourney? When you can register and what are the dates this year?

Thanks!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sorry Dud, I don't have any info on this. I looked online for it and came up empty. I do know a couple fellas who will know and I'll e-mail them and ask for them to reply.

Been out fishing lately?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I was just talking to Hanson about this the other night. He was going to check on it.

He thought maybe sometime in Feb, you apply then try to win a lottery spot.

I wouldn't mind giving it a try this year.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Ok everyone here is the run down for Cats Incredible 2008. Information regrading this will be posted on the chamber website Jan 23rd.

The tourney is Aug 2 and 3 this year form what the gal told me on the phone. If you not one of the top 15 teams from last year please read entry form, because there is a date that your entry can't be post marked before. Good luck

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Dud get ahold of the EGF Chamber of Commerce asap and get a registration form. You have to register and pay a fee on a specified date..Might be Feb 20? Drop it off that day there or make sure it is post marked for that day at your mail center. This tourney fills first day fast via lottery kinda deal and if your late you for sure won't be selected. If you are not picked you will get that entry $$$ back.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

cool thanks!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks Guys! I would love to get into this contest this year! I had a great time just watching the weigh-ins last year!

Thanks for the responses!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

 Originally Posted By: Milkdud
I had a great time just watching the weigh-ins last year!

If you thought watching the weigh-ins was fun, just wait until Ernie the Angler shoves the mic in your face and you have to freestyle for a bit on stage. Was definitely fun and I had no problem looking like an idiot in front of the crowd! Ah Well...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I received my 2008 entry form in the mail today! Already filled out and ready to be dropped off by hand @ The Chamber on "Entry Day" in February...

Now I just need to hope I get drawn????

It's getting closer, talk to ya'll later.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I wonder what the chambers reason is for moving up the tournament this year?? Isn't it typically on the 2nd weekend of August?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

WE FEST is the following weekend!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0



  • Posts

    • cookie129
      Well another game fish season has came to a end. The dnr will be having a meeting this week in Kellier to discuss the up and coming open water season.. I be leave our cabins are wide open with narly a date penciled in this summer including opener?
      Grab a cup of java because this is going to be a long blog.
      The first thing is what a great ending to another game fish season .
      The biggest thing and this come from my heart is" Thank you" to all my new and repeat customers . With out all of you I would not be able to enjoy working on such a grand lake. When that old timer Dave shared that with me I was in Awe. "Its a grand lake and it owes me nothing, nothing was his quote and boy did that stick. The walleye fishing this year could of been better. I'm all most to the point of calling them the elusive upper red lake walleye?
      Just like every season for 14 years now we have had great fishing, good fishing and poor fishing. I guess its the luck of the draw when you come up. We caught a couple,, we caught some and we caught a few over the season. The fishermen have become a little more tight lip about there walleye catches over the last couple years. Its so funny when You ask a fishermen how they did. The ponder and say oh we got a few? I've always been like how many is a few? Its always well we got 18? To me a few is 3, a couple is two and some can be 1 or more.
      The dnr will be releasing a summery of what's happening on the lake in the next upper red lake association news letter. If your interested in joining and becoming a member its 25 dollars a year or 50 if you want your business listed on there web site.
      I have a few gripes I want to share also. Some you will have to read between the lines.
      The first thing is Saturday night I was coming off of the lake on Hillmens highway. Buddy Hillmen is so dedicated to his road and there is no one prouder when it comes to maintaining a ice road.
      As I was coming on to the landing a big wheel house turned off the highway. I new right away they did not pay 10 dollars and there's a sign right there that says 10 dollars. I rolled down my window and he was like wow I did not know where to pay. Where do you pay? He had no problem finding the access but did not see the lights on in the bar with a few vehicles there? Give me a break.
      Kelly, Buddy Hillmens mechanic got 3 Thursday night pulling in. If you can not afford 10 dollars a day for your wheel house ? I personally think wheel houses should have to pay more?
      I also had a few customers that tried to slide by this year and its very frustrating . The deal I have with buddy hillmen is I can use his access and in turn my customers have to pay 10 dollars a day. I'm on call 24 hours a day for any ice road work ,plowing, bridging, etc. Over the years I have been accused of fishing where some one was going to go? fishing on some ones way points? Cutting someone off. Every year its something and again this year was no exception? Any side roads I personally plow to my houses are always open. Do I want fishermen by my houses? Nope. My customers pay good money and I do not want them looking out the picture windows and seeing a wheel house 30 yards away. There is always plenty of room where I plow as I'm the rouge plower. I have no problem plowing out a driveway for a wheel house as it helps pay for my equipment as it takes a beating out there.
      Its been a crazy season and its not over for me as I again chase the elusive yet still catchable upper red lake crappie. to be continued
    • SkunkedAgain
      My snowmobile is dead so I can't vouch for the rest of the lake (anyone want a '97 Polaris 600 for free?) but when I augered through the ice in my bay, the ice was over 2ft thick - came to the middle of my thigh. However, there were several layers that the auger broke through and definitely some slushy ice mixed in. I would definitely be wary of areas with current! Stay safe
    • NorthCountryMarine
      Your all done Brian, thanks for stopping by!
    • Sunset Lodge
      2.27.17 Sunset Lodge Fishing Report Hello from the NW Angle! Ice conditions are still favorable with 20-24 inches of solid ice in non-current areas. Snow cover is minimal on snowmobile trails but are still being groomed and in good condition. On the Minnesota side, we are seeing walleyes being caught  on shallower rock points between 20-24 feet as well as deeper mud between 28-30 feet. A good number of saugers and perch are also being produced. Black and gold have been performing very well using a variety of baits. Canada is still producing but the crappie bite has been hot and cold within the last week. Walleyes are are most active on rock humps with successful colors being, blue and white, pink and gold. Until next week! Sunset Lodge Ice Team
    • Poutwhacker
      I managed to get a couple of days off, so plan on pulling my wheelhouse up to LOW (Wheeler's Point) Wednesday morning. Reports have been kinda sparse, so am wondering what the latest and greatest is? Don't expect your Honey Hole spot, just general locations, ice and lake travel conditions, etc, etc. Any help is appreciated. Thanks 'Pout