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Casey Sunsdahl

Just wanted to get some input if anyone would be interested in some kind of fishing club on Vermilion. I was thinking along the lines of weekly or bi weekly catch and release tournaments just to get together and have a little fun.

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MNBIGBEAR

I would definitely be interested. I have rotating shift work so I am not sure if I would be able to make all the events but I think it would be a great way for guys to get together and add a little friendly competition on top of it. Any reason to go fishing is a good one right??

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TomWehler

I like to fish with new people.

Enjoy sharing info an just hanging out.

I don't guide everyday...

When going alone most time I just have my hounds along an they are a hoot. Best musky fish guides around.

\:\)

Like to add the Arrowhead chapter of muskies inc. is full of great sticks, very friendly folks all.

Have fished with a few of them many times, couple other once or twice...an have met some very, very fine classy people thru that lil club.

Some of the most fun times I had last season were just spur of moment type deals with a few people from right around lake.

Silverscale being one of them.

"Hey T, what ya doing..wanna hit the lake for a bit, maybe hunt one up?"

"Sure"

"Well graba rod an lets do it!"

"BINGO!!"

Sometimes we got fish, some times not, most times muskie fish, sometimes pikes, bass an wallys... but we sure had fun each time no matter what we fished for.

Good stuff.

;\)

No internet access on Island so if I was to meet up or come round would have to meet up via phone or set times dates fer meet up.

Good idea for a bi-weekly get together for sure.....good luck with it.

Tommy

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Silver Scale

Are you talking about for all species or just one? Sounds like it could be fun if enough folks came.

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Tominator692

Great idea. This would be a great way to fish more and learn additional tecniques, ideas, locations, etc.

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Ranckenstuff

I'd be interested in a weekend event or 3.

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Casey Sunsdahl

I was thinking along the lines of walleye but it doesn't really matter, could be something different each time we meet up. Anyone interested out there in being an organizer for this club?

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