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mford last won the day on March 13 2016

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  1. queenston derby

    I thought there was a shore derby as well. oh well. I lost a possible contender at the side of the boat.
  2. queenston derby

    Does anyone know the standings from the shore and boat derbys this past saturday? I didn't realize there was a derby on down there until it was too late. Fishing was good though.
  3. Smoked rainbow trout

    I don't eat the fish from the lower any more. They taste different. They are a lot easier to catch there though.
  4. Smoked rainbow trout

    thanks guys, I had one that was going to go in the smoker but it spit the hook ten feet in front of me. The Upper niagara strikes again, im 0/4 fot he last 2 outings, i can;t seem to land them.
  5. Smoked rainbow trout

    That's the one.
  6. Smoked rainbow trout

    Anyone have some good smoked rainbow trout recipes? Please share. Each year I go to Vancouver and eat this smoked salmon that is on the firm and chunky side and sweet. Has anyone done something like this?
  7. From shore niagara region spots

    upper Niagara look for slack water closer to the fort erie end of the river.
  8. Restoule lake

    heading up there next week. how did it go?
  9. Boating up the lower niagara

    Thanks for the advice, do you leave your motor on the whole time you are up past the power plants or are you referring to just the way back? We sat in a back Eddie with spot lock on for about a half and hour but we did have the big motor off. Deetch, i agree with you the path up and down were a thrill. Does anyone else have some pointers or past experiences to share?
  10. HI Guys, I followed up a boat past the power plants yesterday and I have to save it was awesome. I'm looking for some tips or things to look out for as I'm not a expert in that part of the river from the boat. Coming back down was a little tense driving around the massive eddies but with a little gas we got out of dodge rather quick. Obviously this part of the river can be dangerous and i'm looking to learn from others "oh doo-doo" moments. And...... Go!
  11. Queenston launch

    I agree, i launched there yesterday and it would have been easier without docks. a cleat or something would be nice.
  12. Bow Mount gadget info

    Thanks guys,CPA has offered to give me a demo of the minn kota. If we can just get the winds to co-operate we could get out. Been reading a bit about the comparisons and it sounds like motor guide has made some improvement to there pin point system. Can anyone comment to its accuracy? Also, other things i have read is that the minn kota's are much noisier than the motorguides, im not sure if that matters much to me but, Can anyone comment to this? So far it looks like a comparison between the Powerdrive with ipilot and the Xi5 with pinpoint.
  13. Bow Mount gadget info

    Hey Guys, I'm look to cash in on some of your research. I may be in the market in the near future for a bow mount trolling motor. I have seen a lot of interest in the gps anchor, pin point, spot lock or whatever feature name it may have. First question, is it worth it? Second question, there seems to be a ton of models from both motorguide and minnkota , at what point does this feature become available? Third question, has anyone seen a good 3rd party comparison chart comparing both minnkota and motorguide models? Final Question, What is the cheapest bow mount trolling motor with gps anchor? And...... Go! PS: I'm not interested in arguing with anyone and if for some reason this post gets on the topic of fish regulations, moderators please delete thread.
  14. Some pics

    careful in that water, i do believe there are some zones that are protected areas for lakers
  15. Paid parking at the pool

    It mentioned Thompson point. I assume they we make it all paid.