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Aspen Arctic Adventure is a Success!

Aspen Power Catamarans leads the way through Canada’s Northwest Territory to the Arctic Ocean. By Amy Lignor History is filled with explorers who would not stop until they reached their goal and on July 9th, 2019 another pair, Larry Graf, the Founder and President of Aspen Power Catamarans and Peter Robson, veteran Canadian Journalist, completed their Aspen Arctic Adventure!  They reached the Arctic Ocean at 1:00 p.m., on a journey that lasted 6 days and 22 hours. Check out this great trip in detail and how this adventurous pair made headlines, … [Read More...]

Refined Power

By Capt. Gus Cane Pick any offshore hot zone these days, and you’ll see big brawny center consoles working the rips. From the Mid-Atlantic canyons to South Florida and the Bahamas, the oil rigs in the central Gulf or spicy Baja, center consoles are bigger and more capable than ever. If there’s a common denominator, however, it’s the need for more horsepower to propel these more massive crafts. Yamaha answered the demand by introducing the V8 XTO Offshore® Series direct-injection four-stroke outboards. Producing 425 horsepower each, these engines have … [Read More...]

Yankee Marina & Boatyard

A Perfect Match for the Tidewater Line of Boats By Amy Lignor When learning about the state of Maine, the motto is one thing that truly stands out: “Dirigo.” This Latin word meaning “I Direct” or “I Lead” certainly fits perfectly when speaking about a true leader in the boating community that can be found in Maine by the name of Yankee Marina & Boatyard. Aerial Shot of Yankee Marina &Boatyard             A family-owned, full-service marina, YM&B is now in its’ sixth decade of … [Read More...]

Mark Menendez on Invasive Asian Carp

By Ted Lund Yamaha Marine Pro Angler Mark Menendez has a serious conservation message for boaters and anglers around the country related to an invasive species — the Asian carp. “Our waterways are in peril,” says Menedez. “The Asian carp problem has gotten to magnificent proportions. The economic impact of these fish is unbelievable.” Asian carp cause harm when they are introduced to new environments. Specifically, the four most well-known species of invasive Asian carp are bighead, silver, black, and grass carp.[2] The black carp feeds … [Read More...]

All-New FXR Bass Boat

Revolutionary Design Results in Improved Fishability, Enhanced Performance Skeeter introduces the all-new FXR, the latest addition to the company’s premier bass boat line. Powered by the award-winning Yamaha V MAX SHO® 250 four-stroke outboard, the FXR redefines the standard. As a leader in performance fishing boats, Skeeter went the distance to create a boat that is packed with features, designed to create more room, increased fishability, and unmatched performance. All-New FXR Bass Boat Revolutionary Design Results in Improved Fishability, … [Read More...]

FISHING MOVING WATER WORKS WELL FOR SUMMER BASS

Yamaha Pro Patrick Walters Believes Current Makes Bass Easier to Locate If it’s summer, don’t look for Patrick Walters to be fishing anywhere on the main body of a lake.  Instead, you’ll find the Yamaha Pro far upriver where he can work moving water.  FISHING MOVING WATER WORKS WELL FOR SUMMER BASS Yamaha Pro Patrick Walters Believes Current Makes Bass Easier to Locate if its summer “Moving water is normally cooler, has more oxygen and baitfish, and overall, I think it’s easier to locate and pattern bass during the summer months because of how … [Read More...]

Tidewater Boats are Built to Last

What is the Big Difference in Tidewater Boats By Craig Lamb What truly separates Tidewater Boats from other saltwater boats? It’s the unseen features and quality materials that make a Tidewater not just a boat, but a long-term investment.  Tidewater was established in 2006 with a vision to create a family friendly fishing boat with the most value for the money.  This vision has helped Tidewater become one of the fastest growing boat companies in the world.  Tidewater Boats are Built to Last What truly separates Tidewater Boats from other … [Read More...]

Yamaha/Skeeter pro-Cliff Pace wins

Yamaha/Skeeter pro-Cliff Pace wins Major League Fishing event By Byron Brown Consistency matters in the unique bracket-style format of Major League Fishing. Keep at it, find your groove, and maintain the pace. True to his name, Cliff Pace proved how rewarding that keeping up the pace can be, by winning the 2019 regular-season finale and Championship Round of MLF Stage Eight. Yamaha/Skeeter pro-Cliff Pace wins Major League Fishing event The Skeeter/Yamaha pro from Mississippi not only kept up his pace on Green Lake, Wisconsin. He ran away … [Read More...]

Etowah Valley Game Preserve is a perfect place

Etowah Valley Game Preserve is a perfect place for upland bird hunting in North Georgia If you are looking for a great upland bird hunting experience, try Etowah Valley this fall. By Craig Lamb Are you looking for an upland game hunting preserve that is second to none? How about the opportunity to add wing shooting to your sporting clays skills? You can do both at Etowah Valley Game Preserve, conveniently located near metro Atlanta. Etowah Valley is a perfect fit for a day of upland bird hunting for quail, pheasants or chukar for the entire … [Read More...]

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A quick trip to discover Jacksonville, Florida for a unique adventure

By Darren Shepard Depending on exactly what you may seeking from a Florida vacation or fishing adventure, the Jacksonville, Florida area is one area to consider when making your plans. Key areas such as St. Augustine, Miami, Daytona, the Keys, and Panama City are just a few of the places in Florida most people first think about but for something a little different, don’t overlook this great city in the far northeastern corner of the … [Read More...]

DISCOVER MUKILTEO A great place to Stay, Play, and Dine all year round

Some of the country’s leading aviation museums are at Paine Field near Mukilteo. Take the Boeing Tour! Just outside of Mukilteo is the Boeing Everett Widebody plant. Check out the largest building in the world (in square footage) and watch the final assembly of Boeing 747, 787, and 777 twin-aisle aircraft. This is a once in a lifetime experience that every aviation buff will enjoy. Visit Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing … [Read More...]

Airborne Wireless Engages Investor Relations Firm CORE IR

  Airborne Wireless Engages Investor Relations Firm CORE IR By Amy Lignor Airborne Wireless Network (ABWN), the emerging growth company that is quite literally redefining global connectivity, announced this week that they have retained CORE IR as their Investor Relations firm of record. This teaming up, so to speak, is what most will call “a perfect match.” With CORE IR being a leading boutique investor relations firm, they look … [Read More...]

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Sports

CFP Championship Game Pits Upstart Coach Against Wily Veteran

  CFP Championship Game Pits Upstart Coach Against Wily Veteran By Burt Carey Clemson Tigers head football coach Dabo Swinney cut his teeth on the collegiate game in Alabama, playing wide receiver for the Crimson Tide during its 1992 national championship season. He even coached at Alabama as an assistant. Now Swinney faces not only his alma mater but a wily head coach in Nick Saban, who’s led three Crimson Tide teams to national … [Read More...]

The Regular Season Finale of the NFL Held Surprises

  The Regular Season Finale of the NFL Held Surprises by Amy Lignor   There were few games left to play in the regular season that held massive power. The Minnesota Vikings versus the Green Bay Packers for the division title was one. The other came from the snow-filled skies of Buffalo where the Jets had a chance to see the post-season after a very long time of being shut out. Most other games were played to be granted a bye or, … [Read More...]

Cal’s Jared Goff Breaks Pac-12 Passing, TD Records

  Cal’s Jared Goff Breaks Pac-12 Passing, TD Records By Burt Carey Quarterback Jared Goff threw for six touchdowns and 467 yards to lead the California Bears past Air Force 55-36 in the Armed Forces Bowl Tuesday at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas. What a way for a college quarterback to punch his ticket into the NFL, if that’s what the junior signal caller chooses to do. You can bet there were plenty of NFL scouts … [Read More...]

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MITCHELL 300: The Next Generation

French engineer Maurice Jacquemin set out to design a fishing reel that could cast longer and recover line without tangling. That was a tall order back in the late ‘30s early ‘40s, when spinning reels as they are known today didn’t even exist. Jacquemin spent two years developing the unique invention to meet his high expectations. He succeeded in designing what would become the world’s first spinning reel the MITCHELL, which later became known … [Read More...]

Gallatin River Fishing Report – Sat, Sep 28th

  Fishing has been very good on the Gallatin the last couple of days. White and yellow streamers were killing it in the valley this morning. Nymphing has been very productive with stonefly, mayfly and sculpin patterns. There was some good dry fly fishing with baetis up around Big Sky yesterday with fish eating bwo emerger, dun and cripple patterns. Posted by Charlie on Sep 28, 2013 | Gallatin River Fly Recommendations White … [Read More...]

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Lifestyle

Aspen Arctic Adventure is a Success!

Aspen Power Catamarans leads the way through Canada’s Northwest Territory to the Arctic Ocean. By Amy Lignor History is filled with explorers who would not stop until they reached their goal and on July 9th, 2019 another pair, Larry Graf, the Founder and President of Aspen Power Catamarans and Peter Robson, veteran Canadian Journalist, completed their Aspen Arctic Adventure!  They reached the Arctic Ocean at 1:00 p.m., on a journey that … [Read More...]

Etowah Valley Game Preserve is a perfect place

Etowah Valley Game Preserve is a perfect place for upland bird hunting in North Georgia If you are looking for a great upland bird hunting experience, try Etowah Valley this fall. By Craig Lamb Are you looking for an upland game hunting preserve that is second to none? How about the opportunity to add wing shooting to your sporting clays skills? You can do both at Etowah Valley Game Preserve, conveniently located near metro Atlanta. … [Read More...]

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Hunting

Quail Hunting & More in the Stunning Etowah Valley

By Amy Lignor When it comes to Georgia, there are many things—locations, historical sites, the fun citizens, and more—than cause Georgia to forever be on your mind, making the State slogan a complete and utter truth. When it comes to the hunting world, there is also a place set in the stunning Georgia scenery that caters to every hunter on the planet. And from now until March, quail hunters are escaping to Etowah Valley Preserve, one location … [Read More...]

Book the Perfect Turkey Hunting Trip

Book the Perfect Turkey Hunting Trip at the Gray Ghost Plantation in Georgia By Amy Lignor Time is moving fast. Now is the moment to sit down and make plans to take that unforgettable early spring turkey hunt in the great state of Georgia. Not only does the Gray Ghost Plantation offer deer hunting at its best, but their quality hunts for both quail and turkey are a “must do” for any hunter. From March through May, this 1200 acre … [Read More...]

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