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by cpmaple
Fri Nov 04, 2022 7:13 am
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Frostbite Shootout 2022 [CANCELLED]
Replies: 27
Views: 2201

Re: Frostbite Shootout 2022

Looking to be a windy day 10-20 out of the south. Gonna be a rough ride up in the air to fish or hunt. Want to fish but just hate battling the wind all day
by cpmaple
Wed Nov 02, 2022 6:51 am
Forum: Lake Champlain
Topic: heading out in the a.m.
Replies: 3
Views: 316

Re: heading out in the a.m.

Looking good hoping to go out Saturday myself unsure where I'm launching port Henry or Westport. As of now with the wind prediction looking like Westport. Best of luck cpmaple
by cpmaple
Thu Oct 27, 2022 6:48 pm
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Westport - 10/26
Replies: 3
Views: 549

Re: Westport - 10/26

Looking like cpmaple will be launching Saturday morning for a trip out. Gonna fish south see if anything is around barber, Coles, or fishville might even go a little north depending on fish. Be my first trip out since the lci. Cresrliner hardtop is ready to put fish in the boat. Will be on 68 while ...
by cpmaple
Wed Sep 28, 2022 4:08 pm
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Frostbite Derby
Replies: 15
Views: 1889

Re: Frostbite Derby

TayCon wrote: Wed Sep 28, 2022 10:41 am Is it open too anyone?
Yes, this is just a friendly tournament for a trophy an bragging rights for the yr, till the falling tournament where one trys to keep the trophy
by cpmaple
Tue Sep 27, 2022 4:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Beaver trol????
Replies: 2
Views: 532

Re: Beaver trol????

Thanks Raz, figured it out all set just low on fluid.
by cpmaple
Fri Sep 23, 2022 9:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Beaver trol????
Replies: 2
Views: 532

Beaver trol????

Would anyone know where I add fluid to a beaver trol unit?? My boat has one when I purchased it an an motor runs but plate don't go up or down thinking it's low on fluid? Thanks for any help Chad (cpmaple)
by cpmaple
Tue Sep 20, 2022 5:59 am
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Frostbite Derby
Replies: 15
Views: 1889

Re: Frostbite Derby

Can't wait hoping to be there. Been many yrs since I fished it last time was not so good. Broke down in snake den an crazy Ivan came to my rescue. But I will be there this season either out of Westport or port Henry time will tell. Good luck an tight lines. RIP fishy1 an Draggin Balls
by cpmaple
Thu Aug 25, 2022 5:37 am
Forum: Lake Champlain
Topic: Lake level??
Replies: 0
Views: 246

Lake level??

Hello all, I have not been out in a while, just wondering how the launch's are for water. I know our town launch is way to low to launch but was wondering how Westport launch is? Don't normally launch from there I usually use port Henry if need be I can an run north from there. Just looking at cutti...
by cpmaple
Sat Aug 13, 2022 7:11 am
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Westport Thursday August 11th
Replies: 3
Views: 560

Re: Westport Thursday August 11th

That first pic looks to be a steelhead, but still a good day you had. Congratulations on the silver
by cpmaple
Mon Jun 27, 2022 6:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: looking for opinion's
Replies: 2
Views: 562

Re: looking for opinion's

IVe been in boats with both systems. That hydro beaver troll is a special unit and they are not made anymore. It is by far the best solution to trolling with an I/O IHMO…I’ve seen guys pay over $600 for the full system just cause the are great to use and you can’t find em anymore… But a 10 horse Ho...
by cpmaple
Sun Jun 26, 2022 10:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: looking for opinion's
Replies: 2
Views: 562

looking for opinion's

If you had your choice between hydr. beaver trol or kicker what would you use? I have both an the boat is a 23ft alum with a 4.3 v6 and has hydr. trol and 9.9 honda 4stroke kicker. If i use kicker i would have to find the kit to connect honda to main engine which is a mercrusier outdrive. Ive been l...
by cpmaple
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:17 am
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Lci 2022 aboard cpmaple
Replies: 2
Views: 518

Re: Lci 2022 aboard cpmaple

It was a great time relax being on the water. Couldn't set anything up fish had no pattern. Got a few on riggers then some came on dipsy divers even some on boards with 1\4oz keep weight on it. Lure color was all over. Over all tough fishing but manage silver water temp was stirred up from the blow....
by cpmaple
Mon Jun 20, 2022 9:07 pm
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Lci 2022 aboard cpmaple
Replies: 2
Views: 518

Lci 2022 aboard cpmaple

Set out Saturday morning from port Henry fished 6 hrs an put 3 salmon 18-20" in the boat along with two Lakers in the 4-5lb range. Later that evening fished from shore got 2 cats an one drum in the 10" range. Onto Sunday decided not to go north fish for cats an bowfin. Landed two cats one ...
by cpmaple
Thu Jun 16, 2022 8:24 pm
Forum: Fishing Reports
Topic: Brown
Replies: 19
Views: 1357

Re: Brown

Congratulations on a monster
by cpmaple
Tue Jun 14, 2022 5:47 am
Forum: Trout and Salmon tactics
Topic: Trolling speed discussion and the value of a Fish Hawk
Replies: 9
Views: 3655

Re: Trolling speed discussion and the value of a Fish Hawk

I myself can say before I got a fishhawk I would only get releases an fish in one direction for that day may be north or south. Now with the fish hawk I know why say I was doing 2.8 sog north in turn I would either be way to slow or fast the opposite direction due to current. I still got fish but in...