Category Archives: Fishing

One of my favorite hobbies in northwest Wisconsin; read about my fishing experiences on Lac Courte Oreilles and other Hayward area lakes

A June Fishing Trip On Lac Courte Oreilles

Some friends from the Edgerton WI area were up in the Hayward area this past weekend.  They have a cabin up in the Cable area and like to try fishing on different lakes when they come up. Greg took them … Continue reading

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Chief Lake Lodge on Chippewa Flowage is Open!

Chief Lake Lodge is a fun destination on the Chippewa Flowage!  This four-season resort has an active Lodge/Bar/Restaurant, year-round cabins to rent, plus gas and bait for your recreation.  Rudy, the owner, usually closes the bar from mid-October through December, … Continue reading

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A Day On The Chippewa Flowage

A few weeks ago we took the boat over to the Chippewa Flowage to do some exploring.   The Chippewa Flowage in Sawyer County, Wisconsin, has got to be one of the most picturesque bodies of water I’ve ever seen … Continue reading

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WDNR App For Fishing Regulations

A friend of mine in the Yahara Fishing Club (Madison, WI) passed on this link to a new app that allows you to easily check fishing regulations using your cell phone.  He didn’t specify what phone format this is for. cida.usgs.gov/wdnr_regs/apex/f?p=288:HOME_JQM_SMARTPHONE:0::NO:::

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Reflections on 2013 Fishing on Lac Courte Oreilles, Hayward Wisconsin

The Lac Courte Oreilles shoreline was a stark sight today; skeletal boat lifts hiding among the pines, pier sections haphazardly scattered about by procrastinators who foolishly thought they could sway Mother Nature into allowing just one more warm day, and the emergence of … Continue reading

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