Tag Archives: king salmon

Chinook Salmon State Records

The Power, strength, speed, endurance and awesome fighting ability of an adult (KING) Chinook Salmon makes them worthy of the title “KING OF THE GREAT LAKES”! Listed by the state caught, the weight of the King, body of water caught, who caught the record and the date it was caught: Illinois 37 lbs 0 oz […] Read more
Category: Salmon & Trout

Port Washington (Surrogate King Salmon Parents)

Port Washington —  Over the last 50 years many Lake Michigan anglers have developed a love affair with chinook salmon. A batch of projects at Wisconsin sites this spring is demonstrating a new depth to that affection. “You could call it baby sitting,” said Bob Hammen of West Bend, president of the Ozaukee chapter of […] Read more
Category: Salmon & Trout

The Great St.Joe Michigan

Spring salmon fishing in St. Joe, Michigan is second to none!  As the waters begin to warm in the spring, bait fish flock to these waters, bringing the predator fish with them. During this time fishing is phenomenal from all of southern Lake Michigan, especially the port of St Joseph. The warm outflow from the St […] Read more

Musky Fishing Myths

  How would you like to go to a weed bed with this one?   There he stands, draped in more equipment than a telephone lineman, trying to outwit an organism with a brain no bigger than a breadcrumb, and getting licked in the process!  NOTHING MAKES A FISH BIGGER THAN ALMOST BEING CAUGHT There are […] Read more

Musky vs Chinook Salmon

 There he stands, draped in more equipment than a telephone lineman, trying to outwit an organism with a brain no bigger than a breadcrumb, and getting licked in the process!  Question: What would you rather catch, a 32 lb musky, or a 28 lb King Salmon? NOTHING MAKES A FISH BIGGER THAN ALMOST BEING CAUGHT […] Read more

Chinook Salmon (The King)

The ‘KING’ of the Great Lakes The power, strength, speed, endurance and awesome fighting capabilities of an adult Chinook Salmon makes them worthy of the title “KING.” Fighting a 30 pounder provides enough excitement to rank as the ultimate trolling thrill! There is no doubt, salmon claim the title as the Great Lakes most Read more