Fishing is a way of life, and being a professional guide is a way to spend more time on the water. Each day is unpredictable as a guide, so information is key to success.

Lake Michigan salmon guide, Mark Courts (Break Time Charters – Sturgeon Bay, WI) takes us on a journey of the every-day preparations to provide his customers with a great time and potentially a fish of a lifetime.

Tools like his weather data, fish finders, and Cannon Optimum™ downriggers give him the information needed to have a successful day on the water.

“When your plan, preparation, and everything you’ve worked hard for come together and you land on that pod of fish, that at the end of the day is truly what it’s all about.”

When the day is over, Mark’s reward is the smile on the angler’s face.

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