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Was This Fiberglass Boat Worth The Repair?

Was This Fiberglass Boat Worth The Repair?

This is the boat I had to rebuild after finding some unexpected issues. The boat I picked up was used, looked well maintained and the person that I purchased it from had used it on local lakes as well as the Great Lakes. Being that it was a fiberglass boat I knew any repair would be much different than an aluminum boat. Below are some of the items that were needed for this project. As a disclaimer I have never…

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Take a Kid Fishing

Take a Kid Fishing

June 7th – 9th is take a kid fishing weekend. From https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/ Kids will rarely be able to tell you their best day of watching TV but take them fishing and moments of angling excitement can make lifelong memories – it’s an often expressed sentiment and this weekend is a chance to put it into practice.  During Take a Kid Fishing weekend Friday, June 7, to Sunday, June 9, Minnesota residents can fish without licenses if they take children 15…

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Fishing Opener

Fishing Opener

Fishing opener in Minnesota was a tough one this year for most everyone I spoke with. The lake we fished was still in the lower 50’s for water temps, typically upper 50’s and lower 60’s is the sweet spot for our local lake. There was no shortage of bass willing to hit anything you threw out there, walleyes were non-existent for our boat. There were more boats on this lake than there has been in the past openers, but one…

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