Stray Casts Past Shows
September 21, 2015
Some really big muskie came from Shabbona Lake over the weekend, including three 45 inches or longer. This one at 46.5 inches was the longest.
The coolest photo was of a 45-incher.
Clint Sands at Lakeside said that bucktails took all but one muskie reported over the wee...
April 21, 2015
Big muskie, big walleye and big hybrids, Heidecke Lake, the former cooling lake near Morris, Ill., is right on the cusp of taking off.
I would note that prime fishing time may be pushed back a week or so by the cold weather this week, but it is ready by the reports and...
February 18, 2015
I always have mixed feelings about the Fish of the Year program in Indiana. The latest list is just out.
In part, my ambiance is because I always look through the species list and know that some of the winners are not even close to the best or longest (this is base...
January 31, 2015
The muskie forum Friday evening was the highlight of Day 2 of the Chicagoland Fishing, Travel & Outdoors Expo.
I was glad I was able to sneak away from the Stray Casts booth (booth 22) for the hour-plus. Here are some notes from Day 2, mostly off the muskie...
Shimano Caenan 150… The best baitcaster under $100
May 16, 2016
Ramble with the Lady: Spock, pop culture deprivation & Hank Williams Jr., really
February 28, 2015
Stray Casts June 22 Synopsis. Snake Stories, Smallmouth Bass Power Fishing Techniques, and Tommy Sanders. From the Couch of Straycasts.
June 24, 2016
Jason Lambert, Jason Christie, and Bill McDonald, and Ryan Whitacre's 6-pound smallmouth
October 20, 2016
The Legend Jimmy Houston on Bass Buzz, Professional Co-Angler Matt Medlener, ICAST 2016 Top Picks, and Air Conditioning.
August 2, 2016
Stray Casts July 20th, Brand new look, Bass Buzz with Pro Fisherman Larry Nixon, Phil Hunt Talking Balsa Baits, and Live Call-Ins!
July 25, 2016
Stray Casts Outdoor Cartoon Television: June 15
June 20, 2016
June 1st, Stray Casts Outdoor Carton Television
June 10, 2016
From The Couch of Stray Casts
May 27, 2016
Can-picker, netter, croaker, invader: Ramble with the Lady
May 24, 2016
Zona, Echterling, Shimano, Chicago River: Stray Casts 11
May 18, 2016
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