Watching the Weather for Trophy Muskie and Pike.
Join John McLaughlin, Saturday, May 3rd at 11:00 a.m.
for a free fishing seminar on catching trophy muskies and pike!
This seminar will be located at Sportsman's Warehouse in Ankeny, IA.
McLaughlin Outdoors classified ads special
The cost of classified ads is getting to be a bit pricey these days. So, McLaughlin Outdoors is now offering classified ads on our site for selling all gear related to the great outdoors.
For a limited time as a special kick off to the show, we are offering 2 week classified ads with pictures for no charge. So if during your spring cleaning you have some stuff you want to sell, post it on our site for free! Once our promotion is over, our rates will still be very reasonable and a lot more afforable than other areas.
Visit the classified ads section today!
Brightwell's Boathouse and Lund to present AYA Fishing Tournament on Big
The Angler-Young Angler (AYA) Tournament will be hosted by Brightwell's
Boathouse and Lund Boats. Look for media coverage on KCCI-TV and the
McLaughlinOutdoors.com webpage. The AYA tournament is designed to team an
adult with two youth, age 17 and under, for an exciting day of fishing, fun
and prizes...including a new Lund boat! Winners may advance to national
The AYA Tournament, the first ever for Iowa, will be held June 7th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Big Creek Lake near Polk City.
"I look forward to not only promoting this quality fishing event, but hooking up my own Lund boat and joining my two boys, Aaron and Nathan, for a day of fun on Big Creek," said McLaughlin. "Folks will not want to delay in signing up for the tournament at Brightwell's Boathouse, 9943 Hickman Road in Urbandale or call Leslie Brightwell at 515-276-0093."
Learn more about the AYA Tournament and watch some video from past events at http://www.angleryoungangler.ca/index.php
John McLaughlin Reveals Secrets to Catching Giant Fish!
Join John McLaughlin, Saturday, April 12th at 11:00 a.m.
for a free fishing seminar!
John will be speaking at Brightwell's Boathouse, located at
9943 Hickman Road in Urbandale. This is Brightwell's Open House
and representatives from Lund Boats, the official boat of
McLaughlin Outdoors, will be on hand. Members of the McLaughlin Outdoors Pro
Staff will also be available to answer your fishing questions. There will be refreshments and
prizes as well.
This will be a chance for the public to ask questions about how weather impacts fishing,
and what lures are hot for those giant bass, musky and pike you've seen on the McLaughlinOutdoors.com webpage.
9943 Hickman Road Suite 109
Urbandale, IA 50322
Driving Directions: (click link below)
McLaughlin Outdoors returns to KCCI-TV.
KCCI-TV Meteorologist John McLaughlin announced today that outdoor segments are returning to KCCI-TV. "With the cooperation of John Brightwell of Brightwell's Boat House,
we will start production of a weekly series of outdoors reports called John McLaughlin's Outdoors Minute."
The reports will feature fishing and hunting tips, vacation ideas, plus safety information relating to all of
Iowa's fishing and hunting seasons. The first segments should appear on-air by late spring 2008.
The programs will air during the KCCI-TV Friday 6 PM news programs. To contribute ideas and photos for the segments, email us. Video clips from the programs, plus expanded video and written material will be available here at