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Watch Larry Ladowski and friends catch monster smallmouths on Lake Michigan

Video of the Week: Monster Smallies!

This will get you wishin’ for some summertime fishin’ for sure… Larry Ladowski heads onto Sturgeon Bay with Bret Alexander and Mike Welsh. Drop-shotting with Gulp! and it’s yours for just one click!

Ray Eye calling to Missouri Ozarks turkeys on a scouting trip.

Scouting Turkeys by Calling to Them

You hear a lot about scouting, but rarely get a clear explanation of how to scout. Nobody nails down the specifics of turkey numbers and movements like Ray Eye. He has hunted turkeys in more states and countries than anyone …

Mike Iaconelli appears on the MidWest Outdoors podcast.

MWO Podcast #4: Mike Iaconelli

There’s no hiding from Mike Iaconelli. Outwardly hyper, inwardly methodical. Smart. Brash. Hip. Urban. Emotional. Intensely competitive. In love with fish and fishing. Aware that he is a role model. Successful at the highest levels of bass fishing competition. As …

Bass fishing legend David Fritts appears on the MidWest Outdoors podcast. He goes into detail on his crankbait fishing secrets.

MWO Podcast #3: Crankbait King David Fritts

This interview started in the March, 2015 issue of MidWest Outdoors magazine, and we pick up with David Fritts… in his own words… right here. Listen as Fritts, a legend in tournament bass circles, goes into detail on his crankbait fishing …

Ray Eye films a turkey hunt from a special place we feature in the March, 2015 issue of MidWest Outdoors

Treasures Nobody Else Wants

In this day of lush food plots and valuable hunting land that’s hard to get access to, average hunters can feel left out. Finding a good place to hunt wild turkeys is a challenge no matter where you live, but …

Hall of Fame guide Tom Neustrom is the guest on MidWest Outdoors Podcast

MWO Podcast #2: Tom Neustrom in his own words

Welcome back, to our second episode of the MidWest Outdoors Podcast… On today’s show, we sit down with police officer, tournament angler, and hall of fame guide Tom Neustrom. One of the greatest jig fishermen in history, one of only …

Technology driven fishing

Technology Driven Fishing

BY Chris McDonald Technology is always evolving; it’s a product of the world we live in. The constantly changing world of technology is even evident in fishing. Fishing electronics have made monumental leaps and bounds over the last five to …

Monster cats blog

Monster Cats

By Ted Takasaki and Scott Richardson Want to catch a big fish? No, not just a big fish, a huge fish? The North American record flathead catfish caught on a rod and reel weighed 123 pounds when it was taken from the …

Scouting deer blog

Purposeful Scouting for Deer Season Success

By Don Gasaway Great hunters study their quarry all year. Often hunting season is only a few weeks, with months of talking and dreaming. Modern technology has allowed hunters to observe their quarry all year with the use of trail cameras. …