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Ultimate Sport Show Features Lake Ultimate An indoor lake? You bet! Back by popular demand, DeVos Place will be home to this huge indoor lake. With over 110,000 gallons of water, this lake provides the ULTIMATE opportunity for seminar leaders to present from rigged fishing boats while maneuvering across the water. These truly unique seminars are seen only at Michigan’s Ultimate Sport Shows in Grand Rapids and Detroit! Sponsored by Harbor Master Docks

Big Buck Night West THURSDAY, 7 PM in the Ballroom Celebrity hosts Jimmy Gretzinger and Jenny Olson of Michigan Out-of-Doors TV Show, along with Tony Gates of WLAV FM, will interview the lucky Michigan hunters who bagged some of the largest whitetail deer of the season. Special consideration is given to the hunters who have amazing stories about their trophies. This one-night show will be filmed for airing on the upcoming television program and is a must see for every Michigan deer hunter. Sponsored by Country Smoke House

Ultimate Air Dogs Who says dogs can’t fly? West Michigan families have a big treat in store when the Ultimate Air Dogs Big Air Show comes to town. Sport show patrons may have seen this on ESPN’s Great Outdoor Games, the Sporting Dog Challenge and the Super Retriever Series, both on ESPN2. Several champion leapers will be at DeVos Place for the event. You could be a witness to a world record! For more information and pre-registration visit:

Trout Pond Challenging anglers of all ages! Even if you come just to watch you will see the highest catch percentage of any trout pond you have ever seen. The Steelheaders will clean, fillet and bag with ice your catch for you at their booth for free. It only costs $5 to give it a try, proceeds benefit the Northern Little League.

Woodland Woodcarvers Come and see the beautiful and impressive display of the Woodland Woodcarvers. Local artisans will display the results of their work, as well as demonstrate their considerable skills. Every year it gets better! Everything from the incredibly lifelike to the whimsically humorous will be on display and the carvers will be happy to talk to you about their work.

The State’s Best Taxidermy On the 3rd floor “Grand Gallery Overlook” If this is your first time, come down and see why so many people say when they walk through the front door of the Sport Show is: “Which way to the Taxidermy?” The Michigan Taxidermist Association holds their annual competition and convention at the Show each year. Fish, deer heads, small and large mammals are all on display. Upwards of 250 mounts are entered! Most museums would love to have just a sample of this annual display.

FREE Fly Casting Instruction Come take advantage of FREE fly casting instruction coordinated by the Grand River Fly Tyers. Stop by and ask for help with fly casting fundamentals from beginner to advanced. Professional guides will be on hand to provide tips and techniques that will surely improve your time on the water this year.

The Annual Grand Rapids Open Turkey Calling Competition Hosted by the Grand Valley Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, the Saturday evening event (6-8pm) will feature some of Michigan’s top callers as they compete for cash and prizes. Judges will include some of Michigan’s best known writers and call manufacturers. Top finalists from the competition will be eligible to compete in the National Calling Competition.

Pellet Shooting Range Sponsored by the Newaygo County Sportsmen’s Club The Pellet Shooting Range will thrill plinkers and shooters of all ages. NRA certified instructors are on hand to teach accuracy and safety to shooters of all ages. Proceeds benefit the NCSC.

Fly Tyers Corner Presented by the Great Lakes Fly Fishing Company and the Grand Rapids Fly Tyers Watch some of the top fly tyers in Michigan as they set up and demonstrate their favorite patterns or fulfill a request on the spot. This is a constant workshop for anglers that share an interest in this artful pastime.

Fish Cleaning Demonstrations

Hawg Trough is Here! The Hawg Trough is a mobile 5,000 gallon fish tank that is transported to locations around the country as an attraction and seminar platform. Once on location, the tanks are filled with water and stocked with fish. Using the PA system, the guest fishing expert can provide periodic seminars and fishing demonstrations for the purpose of education and entertainment of the attendees. Audience participation by both seasoned anglers and freckle faced kids keeps the crowd entertained throughout the day.

Rock Climbing Wall It’s a thrill—fun and safe! Test your climbing ability utilizing the state of the art hydraulic belay system. There is a small fee for participation that benefits Big Brothers/Big Sisters.

Virtual Fishing Simulator Presented by the Michigan Charter Boat Association Simulated fishing? Yes, it is “virtual fishing!” Take the trolling rod in hand, watch the video screen and get ready! The salmon takes that lure like a freight train and your job is to land that fish. Michigan Charter Captains are on hand to coach your fish playing technique. Top scores win charter fishing trips on the Great Lakes! Proceeds benefit the Michigan Charter Boat Association Scholarship Fund.

Antique Fishing Tackle Terry McBurney, Woods-nWater News staff writer, will be on hand all four days of the Show exhibiting some of his “Made in Michigan” fishing tackle collection. A member of the National Fishing Lure Collectors Club (NFLCC) and the Old Reel Collectors Association (ORCA), Terry is well versed in all kinds of fishing tackle - lures, reels, rods and accessories. Bring in your old fishing tackle tucked away in the barn, basement or garage and talk to Terry, who will be answering questions and offering FREE appraisals might contain some valuable surprises.

Vintage Boats & Outboards Dick VanRaalte, owner of Starboard Marine Restorations of Grand Haven, MI, who professionally restores wood and fiberglass boats and canoes, will be on hand all four days of the show exhibiting one of his favorite restored classic boats, as well as a display of vintage outboards. Dick is a member of the Antique & Classic Boat Society as well as the Antique Outboard Motor Club, Inc. Show visitors are invited to come in and talk to Dick about boat restoration projects or to bring in old outboard motors for him to appraise.

Presented by the Grand Rapids Steelheaders


Learn the best way to clean your fish. All fish caught at the Trout Pond will be cleaned and bagged with ice for FREE at the Steelheaders’ fish cleaning / demonstration booth. Bring ‘em home ready for the skillet!

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Ultimate Sport Show Promotions REGISTER TO WIN!

The Ultimate Fly In Fishing Trip to Expeditions North!

Register to win the Ultimate Fly-In Fishing Trip for 2 to Expeditions North! Expeditions North, accessible only by float plane, offers world class fishing on Nagagami Lake, exceptional accommodations and incredible staff. The grand prize winner will be drawn following the conclusion of Ultimate Sport Show - Grand Rapids on Monday, March 25, 2013.

Eppinger Limited Edition Lures! The first 500 lucky attendees to the Ultimate Sport Show on Thursday and Friday will receive a FREE commemorative Dardevle fishing lure courtesy of Eppinger Mfg. Eppinger is a 4th generation family owned Michigan lure manufacturer with a century long history of producing the world famous Dardevle. These special lures bear the logo of the show and a special run has been produced just for this event. Make sure to attend early to secure this valuable collectors item! In

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Complimentary Quick Fillet Tools!

The first 500 lucky attendees to the Ultimate Sport Show on Saturday and Sunday will receive a FREE Quick Fillet Tool! Every angler has room for a fillet tool in his or her tackle box.

Boat Lines

Boat Line Dealer Booth No. Alumacraft___ Matteson Marine________1061 Alumacraft___ Sportfisherman’s Center___1372 Alumaweld___ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Aqua Patio___ Lynden Sport Center_______805 Aqua Patio___ Matteson Marine________1061 Arctic Cat____ D & R Sports___________1222 Avalon______ Marine Automated_______2068 Avalon______ Rhynard’s Pontoons______2365 Bass Cat_____ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Bayliner_____ Skipper Bud’s___________1216 Beavertail____ Freeway SportsCenter____2360 Bennington___ Hall’s Sport Center_______1074 Bennington___ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Carolina Skiff__ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Chaparral____ Pier 33_________________960 Crest________ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Crestliner____ Skipper Bud’s___________1216 Excel_______ Freeway SportsCenter____2360 Four Winns___ Hall’s Sport Center_______1074 G3 Boats_____ Double L Bait & Marine____1211 G3 Boats_____ Wonderland Marine - West___50 Gator Trax____ Freeway SportsCenter____2360 Gill Getter____ D & R Sports___________1222 Gill Getter____ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Gill Getter____ Sportfisherman’s Center___1372 Grizzly_______ D & R Sports___________1222 Harris_______ Skipper Bud’s___________1216 Hurricane____ Hall’s Sport Center_______1074 Hurricane____ Matteson Marine________1061 Legend______ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Lowe_______ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Lund________ Matteson Marine________1061 Lund________ Sportfisherman’s Center___1372 Mako_______ D & R Sports___________1222

Bobbing for Trout Competition Flounder of Thunder 94.5 FM will host a Bobbing for Trout Competition on Friday at 7pm by the Trout Pond. The grand prize winner of the competition will receive the Ultimate Manistee Charter Fishing Getaway, which includes lodging at the Little River Casino / Hotel for 2 nights, a casino package and a 1/2 day charter fishing trip on Lake Michigan. Must be at least 21 years old to participate. Listen to Thunder for more details and how to qualify to compete.

WBBL Kids Catching Competition WBBL will host this annual competition on Lake Ultimate on Saturday from 12 - 1pm. Listen to WBBL for details on how to qualify to compete. The grand prize winner will win a Manistee Charter Fishing Trip with a stay at Manistee National.

Boat Line Dealer Booth No. Manitou_____ Hall’s Sport Center_______1074 Manitou_____ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Misty Harbor__ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Nitro________ D & R Sports___________1222 Polaris_______ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Polarkraft____ Hall’s Sport Center_______1074 Pursuit______ Pier 33_________________960 Qwest_______ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Qwest_______ Sportfisherman’s Center___1372 Ranger______ Matteson Marine________1061 Sanpan______ Matteson Marine________1061 Scout_______ Pier 33_________________960 Sea Ark______ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Sea-Doo_____ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Seaswirl_____ Wonderland Marine - West___50 Skeeter______ Freeway SportsCenter____2360 Smokercraft__ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 South Bay____ Matteson Marine________1061 Stratos______ Wonderland Marine - West___50 Sun Chaser___ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Sun Tracker___ D & R Sports___________1222 Sweetwater__ Lynden Sport Center_______805 Sweetwater__ Matteson Marine________1061 Sylvan______ Lakeside Motor Sports_____800 Tahoe_______ D & R Sports___________1222 Tracker______ D & R Sports___________1222 Triton_______ D & R Sports___________1222 Ultracraft____ Camp n Cruise__________1072 War Eagle____ Lynden Sport Center_______805 Wooldridge___ Camp n Cruise__________1072 Yamaha Jetboat____ Wonderland Marine - West___50 Yar-Craft_____ Camp n Cruise__________1072

Michigan Sportsmen Against Hunger Food Drive Thursday, March 21 ONLY! Sponsored by Tony Gates and WLAV FM Last year’s food drive was so successful, we’re repeating it! This year’s promotion is one night ONLY, Thursday, March 21. Bring your donation (minimum of 4 pounds or 6 cans or boxes) to the RV parked in front of DeVos Place and get in to the show FREE. The food will be collected by MSAH volunteers and donated to God’s Kitchen and other needy organizations. Last year’s drive, spearheaded by the popular WLAV-FM afternoon show host Tony Gates, resulted in several tons of food for the soup kitchen on South Division in Grand Rapids and other organizations who help the needy. Beginning at 7am on Thursday, Gates will broadcast all day from an RV on Monroe Street in front of DeVos Place. Help Tony Gates and MSAH volunteers set another record this year!



37 North, L.L.C.__________________________________ 60 Jackson Kayaks, JK Fishing Kayaks & Hurricane Kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards (SUPs). Anglers Avenue_______________________________ 1561 Antique Collectibles____________________________ 1355 Antique Fishing Tackle, Vintage Boats & Motors A Spice Above/Deli Direct_______________________ 2054 Gourmet Dips - All natural 1 oz. packages of freeze dried dip. (No sugar, msg, preservatives or gluten) Addem’Up Charters____________________________ 1458 Lake Michigan Charter Fishing and Rigger Vision Downrigger Lights Air Ivanhoe, Ltd._______________________________ 1970 Fly-In/Boat-In Fishing & Hunting Vacations Al & Bob’s Sports, Inc.__________________________ 1800 Fishing Tackle, Hunting Equipment &Outdoor Clothing All Weather Seal_______________________________ 1366 Exterior Home Improvements Angler Management Charters____________________ 2062 Sportfishing Charter with/and motel packages Angler’s International Resources__________________ 1926 Molix - USA Arbor-Con___________________________________ 2370 Treestands Armar Marketing______________________________ 1500 Sunglasses By Solareyes ARVC Michigan_______________________________ 1208 Michigan Campground Directories Art World of Indiana____________________________ 2057 Wildlife Art, Camo Bags, Back Supports, Air Soft Guns A-Way Hunting Products________________________ 2050 Unique & Custom Game Calls; Hunting Videos Back-Forty Habitat Solutions_____________________ 2167 Habitat consulting and a complete line of seed for diverse wildlife food plots BAHRS, LLC.__________________________________ 2052 Bath Fitter____________________________________ 955 One Day Bath Remodeling Bear Lake Wilderness Camp_____________________ 1305 Canadian Hunting and Fishing Outfitter Beltway_____________________________________ 1906 Leather Goods Benzie County CVB_____________________________ 1817 Big Weenie Brand_____________________________ 1850 Big Weenie Brand XXXtreme Glow & UV Series Trolling Flies, Meat Rigs & Beads Blind Ambition________________________________ 2222 Hunting Blinds Blue Water Fishing Products_____________________ 1851 Fishing Rod Holders Brace Lake Outfitters___________________________ 1251 Fly In Fishing and Hunting Outfitter - Nakina Ontario Broadlow’s Fishin’ Hole Inc.______________________ 2177 Big Lake Fishing Tackle Bubba Blade_________________________________ 1862 Buck & Bingwood Cabins________________________ 1205 Canadian Outfitter Buckeye Chocolate Company____________________ 1909 Chocolate, Fudge, Roasted Nuts, Peanut brittle Budge’s Flattops Wilderness Lodge LLC____________ 1351 Colorado Outfitter Bully’s Game Call’s____________________________ 1946 Box Calls, Slate Calls, Mouth Calls BVI Tourist Board______________________________ 1000 The British Virgin Islands: 60 Islands, One unforgettable destination- for more information call 800-835-8530 Bushman Safaris Kikuyu Lodge Game Reserve_____________________ 1400 Outfitter - South Africa C Fox Llewellyns______________________________ 1451 Dog Training School & Haymarsh Hunt Club Cameron Lake Fishing Lodge, Inc._________________ 1353 Canadian Fishing Outfitters Camp & Cruise________________________________ 1072 Bass Cat, Crest, Legend, Lowe, Aluma Weld, Ultra Craft, Misty Harbor, Sea Ark, Wooldridge Cannon Downriggers___________________________ 1863 Cape Fear Sportswear__________________________ 1905 Sportswear Captain Hook Charters__________________________ 1459 Salmon & Perch Fishing Charters - Lake Michigan, Lake Cumberland, Key Largo, FL Cisco Fishing Systems__________________________ 1908 Rod Holders Copper Kettle Fudge & Popcorn___________________ 1911 Fudge & Carmel Popcorn Country Smoke House___________________________ 861 Packaged Homemade Wild Game & Domestic Salami, Snack Sticks & Jerky Cran-Hill Ranch___________________ 64, Shooting Range Family campground, summer youth camp, year-round retreat and adventure trips Croff Craft Custom Drift Boats/CC Guide Service______ 1880 Custom Wooden Fly Fishing Boat Croix Valley Foods_____________________________ 1362 Wild Game Sauces & Marinades Cutco Cutlery_________________________________ 2020 Kitchen Cutlery and Accessories, Cookware, Garden Tools, Sporting Knives, Flatware, BBQ Tools, Culinary Tools D & B Fishing_________________________________ 1954 Fishing Tackle D & G Sales__________________________________ 1947 Polarized Fishing Sunglasses, Hunting Glasses, Sport Goggles; Wildlife T-Shirts, Hats, Camouflage & Kids Outfits D & R Sports Center____________________________ 1222 Triton, Nitro, Tracker, Sun Tracker, Tahoe, Gillgetter, Grizzly, Fishing Tackle



D3 Outdoor Adventures_________________________ 2105 Outdoor Michigan DVD’s Deering’s Meat Market_________________________ 2159 Beef jerky, Turkey jerky, Hunter sausages, Venison jerky, Buffalo jerky, Elk jerky Depth Raider_________________________________ 1869 Detroit Buck Club______________________________ 2106 Detroit Buck Club t-shirts and hats Discount Tire Co.______________________________ 2200 Tires & Wheels for SUV’s,Trucks,Trailers, & ATVs DISH Network / USA Expositions___________________ 952 Cable TV DNR - Accessibility Advisory Council________________ 903 Double L Bait and Marine________________________ 1211 G-3 Boats Dreamweaver Lures____________________________ 1509 Fishing Lures Dr. Shrink____________________________________ 1818 Dr’s. Original Orthotic Company____________________ 850 Custom Made Orthotic Inserts Esnagami Wilderness Lodge_____________________ 1257 Fly-In Fishing Lodge Everett’s Landscape Management, Inc._____________ 2208 Wildlife Food Plot Construction Expeditions North, Inc.__________________________ 1202 Remote Fly-In Fishing & Hunting Canadian Outfitter Family Tradition Treestands_______________________ 863 Treestands Feather Outdoors______________________________ 2168 Feather Outdoors Hunting Blinds - I Blinds Ferguson - Keller______________________________ 2004 Daiwa Manufacturers Representative Fettig_______________________________________ 1567 Grand Rapids Employment Staffing And Recruiting First 2 Market Products_________________________ 1968 GRIPSTIC & Xtreme Pouches Fish & Game Finder Magazine____________________ 1001 Fishing & Hunting Magazine Fish On Bait & Tackle___________________________ 1568 Fishing Tackle & Charters Fish On Sports________________________________ 1964 Fishing arches and rod holders Fishing Complete______________________________ 1403 Case Plastics, Zipper Worm Co, The O-Wacky Tool Fishing Information Services_____________________ 1923 Fishing Tackle Fishing Sykco, Inc/Max Bait Tray System___________ 1861 Flint Wilderness Resort_________________________ 1107 Hunting and Fishing Lodge - Ontario Flyin’ Heroes_________________________________ 1879 Fly Fishing Organization Fourdiaz Vargs LLC____________________________ 1966 Cigars Frank’s Great Outdoors_________________________ 2161 Fishing Tackle & Equipment; Fishing & Recreational Kayaks Freeway Sports Center Inc.______________________ 2360 Sweetwater Pontoons, Polarcraft, War Eagle, Mirrocraft, Excel, Headwater, Gator Trax Boats, Fish Rite, Mud Buddy Motors Gathering Lake_______________________________ 1155 Canadian Outfitter & Bear Hunting Guide GMR Marketing, LLC___________________________ 1028 U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Brands Gogama Lodge________________________________ 1151 Canadian Lodge Good Feet Store_______________________________ 1052 Arch Supports Grand River Fly Tyers___________________________ 1827 Fly Tying and Fly Casting Instruction, Education Member Club Grand Valley Chapter National Wild Turkey Federation_ 2101 Turkey Calls / Membership Sign-Up / Promote N.W.T.F. Grand Valley Sporting Goods Inc______________2170,2218 Archery-Crossbows - Ladies & Youth Archery Grandt Rods__________________________________ 2011 Custom Made Fishing Rods Grayden Outdoor, LLC___________________________ 1852 Fishing Electronics Great Lakes Angler Magazine____________________ 2002 Great Lakes Fishery Commission___________________ 851 Displaying the Vampires of the Great Lakes-Sea Lamprey Control and Fisheries Management Great Lakes Fishing Charters LLC_________________ 1961 Fishing Charters on the Detroit River, Lake Erie, Lake Huron, Lake Michigan & Lake St. Clair Great Lakes Fly Fishing Co.______________________ 1822 Fly Fishing Equipment Great Lakes Outback___________________________ 1361 Authentic Australian Leather Hats by Barmah & O.S.G., Straw Hats by B.C., HBY Miami Hats, Croc. Bands, Leather Seal & Assorted Sport Hats GreatLakesBass.com___________________________ 1927 Premier Bass Fishing Website Gull Lake Marine________________________________ 19 Harris Flotebote, Great Lakes Paddle Boards, Hobie Hall’s Sport Center_____________________________ 1074 Rinker, Hurricane, Polar Craft, Four Winns; Bennington & Manitou Pontoons The Hammond Group___________________________ 2064 Manufactures Representative, Normark, Rapala, Blue Fox, Storm, Maxima Hansons Windows and Siding_____________________ 853 Windows, Siding, Gutters Hearst Air Service, Ltd._________________________ 1255 Fly-In Fishing & Hunting Outposts, Air Charter, Canoeing Hiawatha Sportsman’s Club______________________ 1952 Sportsman’s Club Hidden River Lodge____________________________ 1309 Canadian Hunting & Fishing

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Hunt For A Cure_______________________________ 2224 Hunt for a Cure Imposter Lures________________________________ 2007 Hybrid Trolling Spoons for Salmon and Trout Independent Sales_____________________________ 1972 Everest, Nexpak & Oakland Outdoor Sport & Travel Bags & Lightning Bond Glue Island Point Lodge_____________________________ 1246 Fishing and Hunting Equipment Izaak Walton League___________________________ 1100 Sportspersons Conservation Club - Conservation Education Jamestown Resort & Marina_____________________ 1150 Resort & Marina; Houseboat & Pontoon Rentals; Lodge, Cabin & Log Cabin Rentals John’s Elgin Market____________________________ 1345 Hickory Smoked Wild Game Sticks, Jerky, Sausage Kaczmarski Hearing Services____________________ 2103 Custom Hearing Protection/ Audiology, Hearing & Tinnitus Evaluation & Hearing Aids Kay Vee Lodge________________________________ 1258 Canadian Fly-In Fishing & Hunting Camps KD Outdoors__________________________________ 1411 Hunting & Fishing Equipment Kent County Sheriff’s Dept.______________________ 1006 Water Safety King Fisherman Charter/100% No Knot_____________ 1975 Knotless Fishing Line Connectors, 100% no ties K-Line Products_______________________________ 2154 Leather Belts, wallets and Leather Accessories



K-Mar Structures, Div of Mast Mini Barns___________ 2354 Premanufactured Gazebo’s and Storage Buildings, www. Kodabow Crossbows___________________________ 2370 Cross Bows Kodiak Construction___________________________ 1002 Home Remodeling Construction; Kodiak Windows, Metal Roofing, Bathroom Remodels, Radiant Barrier Insulation, Flooring and Cabinets Koetje Deck & Log Home Services_________________ 1565 Log Home Restoration / Construction Kooz International, LLC_________________________ 2122 Xhose Expanding Hose Kubota of West Michigan, LLC____________________ 2205 Kubota, Exmark, Echo, Terex, Simplicity, Redmax LaBonte Bear & Fishing Adventures_______________ 1207 Lakeshore Quest Ministries________________________ 23 Lakeside Motor Sports___________________________ 800 Manitou, Bennington, Sylvan, Qwest & Gillgetter Pontoons, SeaDoo Sport Boats & PWC, Smokercraft Lance Valentine’s Walleye 101.com________________ 1466 Walleye Charters, Walleye Seminars, Walleye Educational Material, GPS Workshops LeafFilter North of Michigan_____________________ 1367 LeafFilter Gutter Protection Legal Limit Charters___________________________ 1564 Charter Service Leuenberger Air Service________________________ 1303 Canadian Outfitter & Fly-In Service

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Loch Island Lodge / Camp Lochalsh_______________ 1306 Canadian Outfitter - Fishing & Nature Camp Lower Twin Lakes Lodge________________________ 1153 Canadian hunting and fishing outfitter. Lowrance - Navico_____________________________ 1859 *NEW* Lowrance Structure Scan, *NEW* Lowrance Elite and Mark5 Products! *NEW* ENDURA Products and Pricing, Eagle Sonar and GPS. Lynden Sports Center____________________________ 805 Sweetwater, SanPan, Aqua Patio Pontoons, War Eagle Mac’s Critters________________________________ 2022 Spinnerbaits, Plastic Worms, Crankbaits & Jigs Manistee County CVB___________________________ 1868 Marine Automated Dock Systems_________________ 2068 Dock and Lift Manufacturer, Marine Construction Residential/ Commercial; Avalon Pontoons Mark Romanack______________________________ 1452 Fishing 411 TV Show Matteson Marine______________________________ 1061 Ranger, Alumacraft, Lund, South Bay Pontoons Maxima USA_________________________________ 2063 Fishing Line Meta Lake Lodge______________________________ 1300 Canadian Fly-In Fishing & Hunting Lodge Michigan Charter Boat Association________________ 11,9 Michigan Charter Boat Association - Statewide Directory Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners______ 2169 MCRGO is Michigan’s largest firearms advocacy non-profit organization.



Michigan Department of Natural Resources__________ 900 Michigan Dept of Natural Resources: Hunting and Fishing License Info,Invasive Species Info, Parks & Recreation Info Michigan Muskie Alliance_______________________ 1302 Muskie Fishing Club/Organization. Chapter 47 of Muskies, Inc. Michigan Outdoor Heritage Foundation_____________ 1301 Wish Granting Outdoor Foundation for children with Disabilities Michigan Outdoor News___________________________ 25 Bi-Weekly Outdoor Newspaper Publisher Michigan State University Fishing Club_____________ 2123 Michigan Steelheaders, GR Chapter________________ 2000 Families, Fisheries and Education through Community Involvement Michigan Whitetail Pursuit_______________________ 2107 MidWest Outdoors_____________________________ 1969 Magazine Midwest Zeko Shoes___________________________ 1962 Light weight shoes great for boats, fishing and more Mobile Foot Experts, LLC________________________ 2019 Liquid Filled Shoe Insole Foot Massagers Moor Electronics Inc___________________________ 1953 Trolling/Fishing Instruments Mootsie’s Sport Center_________________________ 2109 Full Marine and RV service facility with complete Tackle Store (Patriot, Nemesis, MinnKota, Lowrance, Power Pole, Bass Pro Shop items) Morgan Stanley_______________________________ 1051 Financial Services


Muskegon Charter Boat Assn____________________ 2056 Armed Forces Salmon Assault Muskie Mania Sportfishing______________________ 1566 Muskie Fishing Guide Service on Lake St. Clair National Rifle Association_______________________ 2100 National Rifle Association Memberships Newago County Sportsman’s Club_________________ 2350 Nice Touch Massage____________________________ 857 Nice Touch Massage - TENS massagers North To Adventure____________________________ 1200 Canadian Outfitter, Northern Walleye Lodge / Green Wilderness Lodge________________________ 1259 Canadian Outfitter Nowicki’s Sausage Shoppe_______________________ 950 Specialty Sausages, Retail packages to take home Nu-View_____________________________________ 1907 Lens cleaner O’Keefe’s Reef________________________________ 1408 Fish & Wildlife Apparel Old World Style Almonds________________________ 1645 Cinnamon Roasted, Salted & Chocolate Coated Nuts; Rock Candy Operation Injured Soldiers________________________ 907 O’Sullivan Lake Outfitters_______________________ 1352 Canadian Outfitter Otto Trading Inc._______________________________ 1005 Hand held, portable, digital Massagers, Irest Massager Outdoorsmen Pro Shop_________________________ 1555 Fishing Tackle The Outpost Lodge_____________________________ 1450 Canadian Lodge Pier 33_______________________________________ 960 Chaparral Boats, Pursuit Boats, Scout Boats Pine Acres Bear Camp__________________________ 1350 Hunting & Fishing Outfitter Pink Rack Project______________________________ 956 Breast Cancer Awareness, I love my Rack shirts, turkey calls, bullet earrings. PK Resorts___________________________________ 1105 Canadian Outfitter Porta-Bote International________________________ 2061 Porta-Bote folding boats - New -Aplha I with Folding Transom Pro King Lures________________________________ 1813 Quality Structures_____________________________ 2172 Cabin, Sheds, Barns Quick Fillet Tools______________________________ 1912 Fillet Boards & Fillet Knives Quick Trips, LLC________________________________ 855 Quick Trips Vacation Packages Rec Lending____________________________________ 13 Direct and Indirect Boat and RV Lending Rhino Linings of Grand Rapids____________________ 1017 Rhino Linings Rhodan Marine_______________________________ 1024 GPS guided trolling motor and Virtual Anchor system. Rhynard’s Pontoons____________________________ 2365 Avalon Pontoons, Mercury Motors, Evinrude-Tohatsu Richfield Trailer Supply__________________________ 858 Trailer Supplies and Marine Items River City Bass Club______________________________ 15 RP - 2 - Winfield Tackle Co______________________ 1900 Fishing Tackle, Fishing/Boating Related Apparel RS Supplies__________________________________ 1949 Blowguns Sanford American Legion Post 443________________ 2223 Raffle - Crossbow Package Schneider Fabrication, Inc.______________________ 1363 Captain’s Choice Docks and Hydro Tech Hydraulic Boat Lifts Scholastic Clay Target Program___________________ 2104 Youth Shooting Sports Program Sea Quest Lures, Inc.___________________________ 2017 Fishing Tackle, Lure Manufacturer Sea Tech Marine Training________________________ 1814 Secretary of State_____________________________ 1152 Seven Treasures_______________________________ 1915 Leather Goods, Sporting Goods and Hunting Socks, Jewelry, Wooden Frogs Shenango Lodge______________________________ 1157 Ontario Fishing & Hunting Lodge Shimano_____________________________________ 1461 Shimano, G.Loomis, Power Pro Fishing Line & Jackall Shots Galore__________________________________ 985 Wooden Ball Shooting Gallery Silver Bullet Firearms__________________________ 2150 Safes and Accessories Skipper Bud’s________________________________ 1216 Tiara, Cruisers, Harris, Bayliner, SeaRay, Tige’, Crestliner Skinny Dippin Clothing_________________________ 2025 T-Shirts, Dress Shirts, Yoga Pants, Suntan Lotion, Beach Towels Smart Troll___________________________________ 1563 A probe that attaches to a fishing line Snap It Hot___________________________________ 1963 Snap-It Hot & Cold Pack Son-In-Law Products___________________________ 1922 Horseradish, Salsa, Dips, Pickles, Asparagus Sovereign Downriggers_________________________ 1951 Downriggers Sportco Marketing, Inc._________________________ 1562 Shimano, G. Loomis, Power Pro, Jackall. Sportfisherman’s Center Inc_____________________ 1372 Lund, Alumacraft Boats, South Bay Pontoons, GillGetter Pontoons, Qwest Pontoons Sportsmen For Youth_____________________________ 21 Sportsman for Youth - Youth Day Sportspersons Ministries Int’l____________________ 1102 Exists to help churches, organizations, and individuals start and nurture thriving outdoor ministries for children, youth, and adults.



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Schedules & Details:

Ultimate Seminar Schedule Seminars & Demos


Marianne Huskey

Joe Thomas

Thursday 3:30 Stage E & F Mark Romanack - Walleye Fishing 411 Stage D Theresa Maybrier (Team Morel) - Morel Hunting Stage C Denny Geurink - Turkey Hunting in Michigan 4:00 Lake Ultimate Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff 5:00 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Hawg Trough Garneau Baits Bass Fishing Stage E & F Capt. Jerry Lee - Great Lakes Salmon and Trout Stage D Dave Rose - Perch Under Pressure Stage C Fred Abbas - Creating the Ultimate Buck Factory 6:00 Lake Ultimate Mark Romanack & Mason - Dog Gone Dog Training Hawg Trough Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River 6:30 Stage E & F Capt. Chip Cartwright - Lake Erie Walleye - All Season Stage D Capt. Wayne Carpenter - Total Smallmouth Solutions Stage C Paul “Doc” Morrow - Wildlife Habitat for the Beginner 7:00 Ballroom Big Buck Night - West Hawg Trough Jim Vitaro - Fall Bass Fishing Tactics 7:30 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs 8:00 Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff Stage E & F Capt. Willis Kerridge - Trolling Lake Michigan for Salmon & Trout Stage D Dave Mull - New Techniques in Great Lakes Trolling Stage C Greg Abbas - Exploiting a Gobblers Weaknesses and Habits 8:30 Lake Ultimate Dave Rose - Boat Control in the Electric Age

Friday 12:00

Lake Ultimate Kayak Demos - presented by 37 North Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff Stage E & F Mark Romanack - Walleye Fishing 411 Stage D Richard Holm - Great Lakes Perch Fishing Stage C Dave Mull - New Techniques in Great Lakes Trolling

1:00 Lake Ultimate Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River Hawg Trough Garneau Baits Bass Fishing 1:30 Stage E & F Theresa Maybrier (Team Morel) - Morel Hunting Stage D Capt. Wayne Carpenter - Total Smallmouth Solutions Stage C Dave Rose - Perch Under Pressure 2:00 Lake Ultimate Rapala All Stars Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff 3:00 Lake Ultimate Dave Rose - Boat Control in the Electric Age Hawg Trough Ryan Black - Shallow Structure Bass Fishing Stage E & F Capt. Chip Cartwright - Lake Erie Walleye - All Season Stage D Paul “Doc” Morrow - Wildlife Habitat for the Beginner Stage C Seth McCullough - Turkey Hunting & The Life Cycle of the Turkey 4:00 Lake Ultimate Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff 4:30 Stage E & F Rapala All Stars Stage D Jim Bedford - River Fishing Tactics : In Depth Stage C Fred Abbas - Creating the Ultimate Buck Factory 5:00 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Hawg Trough Ryan Black - Shallow Structure Bass Fishing 6:00 Lake Ultimate Mark Romanack & Mason - Dog Gone Dog Training Hawg Trough Garneau Baits Bass Fishing Stage E & F Capt. Willis Kerridge - Trolling Lake Michigan for Salmon & Trout Stage D Will Schultz - Michigan Muskie Hunting Stage C Chase Klinesteker - Spoonplugging for Perch 7:00 Hawg Trough Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River 7:30 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Stage E & F Capt. Jerry Lee - Great Lakes Salmon & Trout Stage D Tim Fox - Professional Bird Dog Training Stage C Greg Abbas - Exploiting a Gobblers Weaknesses and Habits 8:00 Hawg Trough Ryan Black - Shallow Structure Bass Fishing



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Schedules & Details:

Ultimate Seminar Schedule Saturday 10:00am Stage C NWTF Turkey Hunting Workshop (10am-noon) Grand Valley Chapter 10:30am Stage E&F Joe Thomas - Modern Bass Techniques From the Tournament Trail Stage D Dave Mull - I Survived Sinking in Lake Michigan: Lessons Learned 11:00am Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff 12:00 Lake Ultimate WBBL Kid’s Catching Competition Hawg Trough Tommy Kemos - Super Walleye Fishing Stage E & F Rapala All Stars Stage D Will Schultz - Michigan Muskie Hunting Stage C Paul “Doc” Morrow - Advanced Habitat Techniques Up Stage E ORV Certification Class (noon-5pm) Kent County Sheriff Dept. Up Stage F Ramsey Dowgiallo - Boundary Waters Canoe Area’s Outdoor Experience 1:00 Lake Ultimate Joe Thomas - Modern Bass Techniques From the Tournament Trail Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff 1:30 Stage E & F Super Walleye Clinic (1:30-3:30pm) Stage D Jim Bedford - River Fishing Tactics : In Depth Stage C Theresa Maybrier (Team Morel) - Morel Hunting 2:00 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Hawg Trough Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River 3:00 Lake Ultimate Dave Rose - Boat Control in the Electric Age Hawg Trough Mark Martin - Consistently Catch More Walleyes Stage D Super Bass Clinic (3-5pm) Stage C Fred Abbas - Creating the Ultimate Buck Factory 3:30 Stage E & F Ramsey Dowgiallo - Boundary Waters Canoe Area’s Outdoor Experience 4:00 Lake Ultimate Grand River Fly Tyers Kid’s Event Hawg Trough Garneau Baits Bass Fishing Upstage F Lance Valentine - Electronics Workshop (4-6pm) 4:30 Stage E & F Marianne Huskey - 2012 Angler of the Year Walleye Tips Stage C Seth McCullough - Turkey Hunting & The Life Cycle of the Wild Turkey 5:00 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff 5:30 Stage E & F Country Smoke House Presents - How to Process Your Own Deer 6:00 Lake Ultimate Mark Martin - Consistently Catch More Walleyes Hawg Trough Ryan Black - Shallow Structure Bass Fishing Stage D Capt. Mike Pittiglio - Trolling for Muskie on Lake St. Clair Stage C Theresa Maybrier (Team Morel) - Morel Hunting Up Stage E NWTF Turkey Calling Competition (6-8pm) Grand Valley Chapter

FRED ABBAS 7:00 7:30 8:00


Lake Ultimate Mark Romanack & Mason - Dog Gone Dog Training Hawg Trough Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River Stage E & F Capt. Bill Bale - Great Lakes Salmon & Trout Stage D Chase Klinesteker - Spoonplugging for Perch Stage C Greg Abbas - Exploiting a Gobblers Weaknesses and Habits Lake Ultimate Marianne Huskey - 2012 Angler of the Year Walleye Tips Hawg Trough Garneau Baits Bass Fishing

Sunday 10:30am Stage E & F Marianne Huskey - 2012 Angler of the Year Walleye Tips Stage D Dave Mull - I Survived Sinking in Lake Michigan: Lessons Learned Stage C Greg Abbas - Exploiting a Gobblers Weaknesses and Habits 11:00am Lake Ultimate Joe Thomas - Modern Bass Techniques from the Tournament Trail Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff 12:00 Lake Ultimate Mark Martin - Consistently Catch More Walleyes Hawg Trough Jim Vitaro - Fall Bass Fishing Tactics Stage D Theresa Maybrier (Team Morel) - Morel Hunting Stage C Paul “Doc” Morrow - Advanced Habitat Techniques 12:30 Stage E & F Super Salmon Clinic (12:30-2:30pm) 1:00 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Hawg Trough Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River 1:30 Stage D Mark Romanack - Walleye Fishing 411 Stage C Fred Abbas - Creating the Ultimate Buck Factory 2:00 Lake Ultimate Marianne Huskey - 2012 Angler of the Year Walleye Tips Hawg Trough Garneau Baits Bass Fishing 3:00 Lake Ultimate Ultimate Air Dogs Hawg Trough Stopper Lures Pro Staff Stage E & F Rapala All Stars Stage D Joe Thomas - Modern Bass Techniques from the Tournament Trail Stage C Seth McCullough - Turkey Hunting & The Life Cycle of the Turkey 4:00 Hawg Trough Capt. Lance Valentine - Jigging the Detroit River

Schedules & Details:

2013 Ultimate Sport Show - Grand Rapids Program  

Official Show Program of the 2013 Ultimate Sport Show - Grand Rapids