A Day of Fishing with Lund Pro Travis Tourond
Join Lund Pro Travis Tourond and his fishing buddy Brooks Atwood as they embark on an unforgettable day of fishing on the picturesque Lake Wabigoon, targeting smallmouth bass and walleyes to the excitement of landing some evening muskies.
The day starts with anticipation and excitement as Travis and Brooks gear up for their fishing expedition. Travis, with a rich family history of fishing guides, is no stranger to the allure of the outdoors. Lake Wabigoon in Dryden, Ontario, serves as their playground for the day, promising a mix of smallmouth bass, walleyes, pike, and muskies.
Diverse Techniques and Fishing Styles
As Travis and Brooks hit the water, they describe their game plan. They're equipped with a variety of fishing techniques and baits, ranging from jerk baits to hair jigs, plastics, and classic spinners. Their target species vary, making the fishing experience a true mixed bag. Travis explains their strategies for adapting to the weather conditions and water temperatures throughout the day, showing their deep understanding of the environment.
The Beauty of the Outdoors
Travis and Brooks not only focus on their catches but also take the time to appreciate the natural beauty around them. They describe their fishing locations, discuss the conditions, and share their observations of the changing environment. This adds a layer of connection to nature, reminding us of the serenity and wonder that being outdoors can provide.
Passing on the Tradition
Travis reflects on his family's fishing legacy and his deep connection to the sport. He shares how his father and grandfather were both fishing guides, instilling a love for fishing in him from a young age. Now, Travis is passing on the tradition to his own children, creating new memories and instilling the same passion for the outdoors in the next generation.
A day spent fishing is not just about reeling in fish—it's about the thrill of the catch, the camaraderie shared between friends, and the appreciation for the natural world around us.
Learn more about the fishing boat used in this video: Lund’s 1775 Impact XS.