Saturday, January 26, 2019
New Truck and Camper
Saturday, January 12, 2019
Bought a new tow rig :) Got a 2018 Dodge Ram 2500 Diesel.The truck sound fucking amazing. The Tundra is a great truck, but it does not have the payload capacity required to support a truck camper. Which leads me to my next update!
Next Friday Diane and I are driving to Iowa to pick up a new slide in truck camper. Once I pick it up I'll post pictures of the new truck and the camper.
Today Diane and myself went to the Denver sportsman expo. It was pretty cool. Go to see a bunch of cool talks on walleye fishing, met Terry Wickstrom, and got to talk with Robby Richardson about Blue Mesa conditions. Radical Glow had a booth. I was able to buy 6 packs of radical glow jigs for $10, pretty solid deal. Also picked up a UV flash light.
tl;dr for walleye talks: * try paddle tail jigs 3.5" with 3/8oz jig heads * look shallow for big fish (7 to 10') * try a "pulling" technique when jigging the paddle tails * try to figure out what the bait is doing
Up until 2020 models Lunds came with a plastic fuel tank vent on the port side bow. The vent stuck out about 1/2 inch and was easy to damage...
Got the sleeping arrangements take care of :) Got some paco pads to sleep on. Feeling pretty optimistic about this setup.
Last few short trips I have hit Geanos reef and Oconto. Geanos reef was a bust. Marked nothing all day, but did see people musky fishing on ...