Jeff talks to Scott over a satellite phone on location in the Northwest Territories on massive Great Slave Lake. Being the deepest lake in North America, you can only imagine the possibilities for Lake Trout.
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This show discusses the various methods to achieve depth when trolling. Be it fall trophy walleye on the Bay of Quinte, Lake Trout in back lakes, or Lake Ontario Salmon fishing, presenting your baits at the depths where the active fish are is key. We briefly touch on a few of these methods, so if you have any questions, feel free to ask.
An article that Jeff posted earlier this year regarding suspending crawler harnesses also discusses many of these methods. You can read that article here.
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Trolling crawler harnesses for walleye is often thought of as strictly a bottom bouncing technique. However, there are times when walleyes suspend higher in the water column. This is typical throughout the summer and fall. In these situations you want to run your presentation at the depth that the fish are at or slightly above. […]