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.

  • Announcements

    • Rick

      Members Only Fluid Forum View   08/08/2017

      Fluid forum view allows members only to get right to the meat of this community; the topics. You can toggle between your preferred forum view just below to the left on the main forum entrance. You will see three icons. Try them out and see what you prefer.   Fluid view allows you, if you are a signed up member, to see the newest topic posts in either all forums (select none or all) or in just your favorite forums (select the ones you want to see when you come to Fishing Minnesota). It keeps and in real time with respect to Topic posts and lets YOU SELECT YOUR FAVORITE FORUMS. It can make things fun and easy. This is especially true for less experienced visitors raised on social media. If you, as a members want more specific topics, you can even select a single forum to view. Let us take a look at fluid view in action. We will then break it down and explain how it works in more detail.   The video shows the topic list and the forum filter box. As you can see, it is easy to change the topic list by changing the selected forums. This view replaces the traditional list of categories and forums.   Of course, members only can change the view to better suit your way of browsing.   You will notice a “grid” option. We have moved the grid forum theme setting into the main forum settings. This makes it an option for members only to choose. This screenshot also shows the removal of the forum breadcrumb in fluid view mode. Fluid view remembers your last forum selection so you don’t lose your place when you go back to the listing. The benefit of this feature is easy to see. It removes a potential barrier of entry for members only. It puts the spotlight on topics themselves, and not the hierarchical forum structure. You as a member will enjoy viewing many forums at once and switching between them without leaving the page. We hope that fluid view, the new functionality is an asset that you enjoy .
Sign in to follow this  
Cooter

Fisher mount

Recommended Posts

Cooter

Now that all I need is for a fisher to poke his nose in one of my traps, what do I do with one? I'm leaning towards a rug if I get a nice one, probably sell the hide if it isn't. Anyone seen a fisher rug? How'd it look? Any other ideas? Probably not a full mount. Later.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
monstermoose78

i have seen fisher rugs and they are great along with mounts of fishers but when i get my first fisher it will be a rug. Hope you get one. I am going to be trapping for them again this year and cant wait. Got my fingers crossed i get a bobcat to boot.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Cooter

Sounds like one vote for a rug - I'm leaning that way as I already have a nice yote rug. I'd like a bobcat also, and I have a tag for one this year grin.gif Also on the list is a red fox, grey fox, and then a bear. Eventually a wolf and mountain lion. I must have a fur fetish wink.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
harvey lee

I have a bear rug and a fox.Rugs are cool.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
outdoor ran

Cooter, a friend of mine who is a taxidermist mounted his fisher jumping over a deer shed antler. Wow, it looks good. He even won a award with it at a show. I'll try to get a pic for ya.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Cooter

Sounds cool, can't wait to see the pic. Have any idea what a full mount would cost? Ballpark.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Cooter

Well I'm all ready to trap this weekend! The one and only thing I know for sure is that I'm deathly afraid of #220 conibears smirk.gif Will report on Mon - hopefully without any stories of Cooter's forearm sandwiched in a fisher trap shocked.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
WalleyeWeasel

Don't count your chickens before they hatch there Cooter, Ya need to kill one, then you can figure out what to do with it. grin.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Cooter

I can't seem to kill a deer this year so I'm hoping the fisher trapping will go a bit smoother.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
monstermoose78

how hard is it to pull a fisher tag in wi i know over here in minnesota we can take up to 5 fishers a year.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
catman71

I love fur rugs. I don't have a fisher, but I have a bear and a racoon and a grey fox. The fisher would be great, I say go for it!

Share this post


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



  • Posts

    • Wanderer
      A boat and trailer are two separate pieces of equipment.  The trailer is titled and the boat isn’t.  You can have one and not the other for any amount of reasons. The wheelhouse is one item and titled, hence the plate.  Shelter tags primary purpose (besides raising money) is to officially verify who is responsible for it.  You can do that with a plate number. Is what it is.  But I’ve just been having more difficulties considering the license fees as just another drop in the bucket.  If ALL the money was used for managing wildlife and habitat I’d have an easier time with it.
    • JFitz
      We caught em between 17' and 27' off a shoreline point. Definitely had more action in our shallower holes though.
    • Snuffy
    • JFitz
      Got out today on Niles Bay. We had 4.5" to 6" of good clear ice. Only one walleye between the two of us but the tullibee and whitefish were on a tear. Even got a nice bonus pike! Hoping to dial in the walleyes over the next couple days.
    • huntercj
      First ice fishing trip today out of morson ontario .  Fishing  was a little slow got a few walleyes and a couple of crappies . Lost what little  snow we had today made the ice really  slippery. Found 9 to 11 inches of ice.
    • leech~~
      Dang Curt, did you take my suggestion on a drone?  Great report. 
    • curt quesnell
    • DRAGFOOT
      Well, I have to pay for registration on my boat trailer to run it on the road, and the boat to run it on the lake, why shouldn't wheel houses?  I guess I don't feel bad for the wheel house guys.
    • Bryan P
      No not yesterday. 2 weeks ago when we had that first cold spell I went out on Baxter, Blue and Long and checked the ice. They were locked up but only had 1-2" inches so didn't venture out too far. Baxter probably was walkable but had open water on the back end so figured I stay off. Last Sunday I went and checked them out after that warm rainy week we had and they had open water, so yesterday I skipped checking them and went farther north. But I did notice most lakes were locked up on the drive up there. Cant wait for the local lakes to get some decent ice! 
    • JMP_37
      Wondering if big sandy is clear enough to spear fish when the ice comes on? Never done it before and would like to give it a try