Terry Wickstrom Outdoors Hour 1: 11/18/17

Dan Swanson of Fishful Thinker joins the show to talk about portable electronics & ice kayaks. Dan says now is the best time to fish for walleye, bass & trout, and he enjoys the fact the colder water will shock the fish. Also, social maps, ice transducers & why ice fishing can be more electronics-focused. Public Information Specialist for the Southwest Region Joe Lewandowski joins the show to talk about bear hibernation. Joe mentions what bears do when they run out of natural food, and what it's like in a bear den during the winter time. Also, the long stage of bears taking care of their young through January. Communication Specialist Rebecca Ferrell joins the show to talk about Fresh Air Friday. Rebecca discusses the importance of spending time outside & enjoying the outdoors, and why it can be good for physical & mental health. Rebecca says eight of their parks are participating in the Fresh Air Friday scavenger hunt, and talks about prizes & gear available to win. Also, being aware of the selfie generation & how to land a subscription to Colorado Outdoors Magazine for only $13.00. In this week's episode of TACKLE TALK, Chad discusses the Abu Garcia Revo X spin & casting reels. Chad addresses how to spend your money, and what the high-performance bearings do when teamed with the rocket line management system. Chad mentions the rocket spool design & says the Revo X spinning reel feels good in your hand & is easy to hold on to. Chad says line twist is never really an issue with a casting reel, and they generally have a more powerful design. Also, why you don't want the reel over-tightened or your cast will hook.

Published: Saturday, November 18, 2017   |   Runtime: 41:39