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Frog bassin time is here!
I had to drop of a rod to Ed at FSA Customs so he could change a couple things for me so I stopped by lake pretty close to his place. The lily pads were just starting to sprout about the water surface so I couldn't fight the urge to throw a frog. The best p...
I had to drop of a rod to Ed at FSA Customs so he could change a couple things for me so I stopped by lake pretty close to his place. The lily pads were just starting to sprout about the water surface so I couldn't fight the urge to throw a frog. The best producing pads had sun shining right on ...
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My good friends at Predator-Pursuit Musky Guide Service finished in 25th at the 2015 #Indiana #Musky #Classic. It was a 3 days of #fishing but still fun.

http://www.predator-pursuit.com/blog/results-2015-indiana-musky-classic


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Bad Influence
Adam over at CoolWaterFish.com and I have been blog buddies for quite a while now. He reminds me a bit of myself (not sure if that's a good thing or bad thing) in terms of his fishing style. Like me, he is a multi-species angler as well as a multi-technique...
Adam over at CoolWaterFish.com and I have been blog buddies for quite a while now. He reminds me a bit of myself (not sure if that's a good thing or bad thing) in terms of his fishing style. Like me, he is a multi-species angler as well as a multi-technique angler - trout, bass, carp, fly rod, ...
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Mysterious Lake X report and video!
A couple weeks back, I met up with Teddy from Lucid Fishing to check out a place known around here as "Lake X". I've heard all sorts of things of why people call it that and they all sounded incredible. While the lake does have an actual name, it's kind of ...
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Those are all better excuses than the big one you had a while back!
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No kidding Nick.  Thanks for reminding me.
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Hey Howard, I have an MTI Helios inflatable pfd that I use for kayaking. It's lightweight and small so I never feel too hot in it or feel like it's the way. It would be perfect for wading in my opinion and can even serve as a secondary wading belt. 
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Thanks Nick.  I'm going to compile a list this evening and check them all out.  
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Crank you very much
Using some old strip pits to practice my "ledge" fishing for the Hobie Opens in a couple of weeks. The Biovex Deep Runner got this girl to come up from the depths. 
Using some old strip pits to practice my "ledge" fishing for the Hobie Opens in a couple of weeks. The Biovex Deep Runner got this girl to come up from the depths. By BrookField Angler · Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest ...
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June 6th is stop number 2 on the Great Lakes Kayak Fishing Series!!

Target species is bass with a $35 entry fee with 100% payout and $250 dealer cash!

Our last event had 36 anglers and we paid out to 6 places!! First place took $585 home in cash plus sponsor gear!

Here's the sign up link or sign up the morning of the event with cash!

http://www.kayakfish247.com/2015-tournament-entry.html

See you there!!!!!!!!!!!

#kayakfishing   #kayakbass   #fishingtournament   #kayaking   #brookfieldangler  
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Dope edit man and sweeeeet red!!
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Thanks bro!
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    Owner/author, 2011 - present
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    Prostaff, 2014 - present
    Best soft plastics on the market!!
  • Biovex USA
    Prostaff, 2014 - present
    Sickest crankbaits out there!!
  • Lucid Fishing
    Prostaff, 2013 - present
    Never leave home out with my Lucid Fishing Grips!
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I was raised in the suburbs of Chicago and, with the exception of a six year hiatus in Las Vegas during my early 20's, the area has always been my home. It's a great area that offers a good base point to fish many different spots throughout the region.

Since the age of three, I have been addicted to fishing. My first outings were for bluegill with my Dad at local ponds. That quickly progressed to bigger and badder species like bass, carp, musky, and salmon to name a few!

I am true multispecies - as well as a multi-technique - angler. Generally speaking, I am always targeting the biggest and fiercest predators in whatever body I am fishing. In terms of techniques, I fish artificial baits with spinning and casting gear as well as being a passionate fly fisherman. Most importantly, I am very strong advocate for Catch - Photo - Release!! Salmon are one of the only species that I will ever keep but I still do my best to let them go! By releasing a fish, I give other anglers  the opportunity to experience the thrill of catching that same fish!

Fishing to me is all about the thrill and the adventure.  When it comes to getting out on the water, I am most often found in my kayak or wading. In 2014, I decided to put my skills to the test against other fantastic anglers in several tournaments. My first year resulted in multiple top three finishes, a first place finish, and a series title! I am hoping that 2015 will be even better!!

Finally, I have a passion for sharing the things I have learned with anglers and non-anglers alike through various forms of media including my personal blog, various forums, speaking events, and  print publications. I will never claim to be the best angler out there but I will gladly share what I know and hopefully continue to learn from others as well
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Prostaff for Hobie Fishing, Quest Watersports, Lucid Fishing, BIOVEX Lures, and StankX Bait Company
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BrookfieldAngler.com: Why the fly is this happening?
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BrookfieldAngler.com: Video - Teddy's carp on the fly
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Carp fishing is so fun, good job there! I try not to be so nice and I use a 6 wt. My problem is netting by myself, that takes as much time f

BrookfieldAngler.com: Family Bassin
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I was able to make it out with my uncle and a couple of cousins this past weekend for a little bit of family bassin'. We fished a bit Saturd

BrookfieldAngler.com: Look out Owl Jones: you could be next!
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I consider myself to be a friend to many bloggers - progressive, in the middle, or conservatives so when I see a story about attacks on blog

BrookfieldAngler.com: The Carp Slayer Build - TFO BVK Reel
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Ed Schmitt, aka The Four Season Angler, is currently working on a custom 6wt fly rod for me that will be dubbed, The Carp Slayer. I had very

BrookfieldAngler.com: Gear Review: Maui Jim - Makaha polarized sunglasses
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As a sunglass addict and avid fishermen, I tend to find myself shopping towards the higher end of the sunglasses market and demanding polari

BrookfieldAngler.com: Mission: First carp on the fly
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My latest obsession has been to catch a carp on the fly. Up until this morning, I had spent hours researching and tying flies, but not catch

BrookfieldAngler.com: A glimpse into the world of center pinning
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This type of reel is rather large compared to more traditional fly reels. The diameter of a center pin reel is typically about 4 ½ inches. A

BrookfieldAngler.com: Bittersweet Beginnings
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Got out to West Loon Lake at about 7:00am on Sunday. The skies were high and it was a nice crisp morning. This was to be the maiden of my ne

BrookfieldAngler.com: Casting for Musky...In January?!
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This year, at least here in Chicago and Northwest Indiana, there has been a strange streak of winter weather. Normally by this time we have

Nate's Fishing Blog: Interesting Week Fishing and Fire
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Nate's Fishing Blog. A fishing guide and lake managers attempt to explain what he does on a typical day at work and documents the long h

BrookfieldAngler.com: Extreme Kayak Fishing Trip!!!!
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Extreme Kayak Fishing Trip!!!! Check out this link... Josh Tart, who is 22 years old, set out for a kayak adventure that I can't see bei

BrookfieldAngler.com: Landon's Here!
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Landon's Here! August 15th - 2:30AM I am awoken by my wife's calm but serious voice, " Babe...I think we need to go to the hosp

BrookfieldAngler.com: Bowfin hunt - Returning to the scene
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Bowfin hunt - Returning to the scene. Ever since catching my first bowfin a couple weeks ago, I have been somewhat obsessed with catching an

BrookfieldAngler.com: Dave and The 1000 Dollar Bass!!!
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Dave and The 1000 Dollar Bass!!! My friend Dave has been a hobby enthusiast for a long time and has recently started to fish. We started out

BrookfieldAngler.com: Bizz Baits Product Review
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Bizz Baits Product Review. Bizz Baits is a local lure company based in Arlington Heights IL which has a soft plastic line of lures for all s

BrookfieldAngler.com: Don't set the hook so fast!
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Don't set the hook so fast! The wife and I took advantage of the long weekend and headed down to see my best friend Jason, his wife Brit

BrookfieldAngler.com: Giveaway time!
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Giveaway time! In celebration of our 6 month anniversary, Brookfieldangler.com is proud to present its first ever giveaway contest! This giv

BrookfieldAngler.com: Bassin for photo ops
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Bassin for photo ops. Matt from MC Custom Rods built me a sweet travel rod not too long ago. The story behind the rod and initial impression

BrookfieldAngler.com: Yakkin The Fox River 6/26/2011
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Yakkin The Fox River 6/26/2011. First let me say thanks for the invitation to be an author on BFA! This is exciting for me because I enjoy t