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Fly Casting on the Joe

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Fly Casting on the Joe

On Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, we here at WCO will be attending Fly Casting on the Joe in Berrien Springs, MI. This should be a fun day full of seminars, lessons, along with being able to check out some stuff from your favorite manufacturers such as Sage, Scott, and RIO products. We will have a booth set up all day, so come on up and check the event out!

For more information on the event, head on over to  http://flycastingonthejoe.com/!

 

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Midwest Madness Kayak Fishing Tournament

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WCO Kayak Fishing Team

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We wanted to take a moment to thank everyone that applied for our team for this year. We have made our selections for the team, and have informed all the new team members. Again, thank you everyone that applied. We will be forming a team next year as well, so if you did not make it this year please apply again next year.

 

WCO Kayak Fishing Team Wants You

 

Wildcat Creek Outfitters

 

Kayak Fishing Team

 

Wildcat Creek Outfitters would like to invite you to apply to be apart of our kayak fishing team. We will be accepting applications throughout the winter and be making final decisions in the first month or so of 2014. We are looking for 4-5 men or women that would like to help promote the sport of kayak fishing. You need to be passionate about the sport and willing to help answer questions at a few WCO events and trade shows.

Team members will get the following:

  • Team logo hat and fishing shirt.

  • Paid entry fee to at least one kayak fishing tournament. (needs to be WCO approved event)

  • Discounts on all kayak fishing related items. (discount amount TBD)

  • One fishing kayak of your choice. We will either provide you one kayak for free to use for the season and returned at the end of the season or you may buy one kayak through the team/employee purchase program set up by each brand. Each brand discount is different and would be applied accordingly. If you are on WCO Kayak Fishing team you must use and fish out of a brand that we carry.

If you think that you might want to be a part of the WCO Kayak Fishing Team, please send me an email with the following information.

  1. Name, Address, and any contact info we might need.

  2. Current kayak that you fish out of.

  3. How long have you been kayak fishing.

  4. Any clubs, tournaments and fishing related activities.

  5. Different species of fish that you have caught on a kayak.

  6. Anything else that you would like to add to help us see your passion for the sport.

Once we have decide on a team you will be notified and a Rules of Participation Agreement will be sent to you so that you can look it over and return a signed copy to us.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me at marc@wildcatcreekoutfitters.com

Marc Dixon

 

Steelhead Time!

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It is one of our favorite times of year here at the shop, steelhead season. We, along with several our clients, have already been out fishing. The fishing so far has been amazing. Michigan is having a run of very large fish this year and very good numbers as well. We will be doing several trips this season as well for steelhead. If you would like to go on one give us a call. If you can’t make it on one or want to go on your own we have a list of top guides in Michigan and Ohio that we can refer you to. Also, if you want to get into steelhead fishing we can get you heading in the right direction. We have you covered at WCO for gear, clothing, flies, and tying material for your steelhead adventure.

Featured Travel Destination

Cinco Rios Lodge in Coyhaique, Chile Cinco Rios Lodge in Coyhaique, Chile
There are very few places left in the world where a great lodge, food and fishing all meet to create an exceptional situation. The lodge at Cinco Rios, itself, is a new building that sits on a ridge overlooking the Rio Simpson. It is located about 10 minutes from the town of Coyhaique. The lodge is fantastically appointed with wonderful bedding and hot showers every night before dinner. The food is flat out as good as lodge food gets. If you read our criteria for a lodge you know what a stickler we are on food. It must be really, really good. At Cinco Rios it is really, really good! The Chileans love their meat and they do it as well as anyone. You will have a mixture of beef, lamb and chicken. The veggies and fruit are fresh and you will not go away from the table hungry. Oh yea desserts are out of this world! I know I am spending too much time on the food, but it is really that good. (more…)