Justin Clark

Justin Clark

Justin runs Michigan's premier fishing and outdoor blog Out in He is also a local fishing guide, tournament angler and freelance writer and manages the newest tackle shop on Lake St. Clair "Sportsmen's Direct. He has been featured in regional publications like Michigan Outdoor News, Woods-n-Waters, Great Lakes Angler and a few others. Justin has made several TV appearance in recent years.

He has a true passion of sharing his knowledge with other anglers and non-anglers alike within the communities surrounding the waters that he loves to fish. Justin is a true multi-species nut. He can be found chasing everything from Bass, Carp ,Walleye, Muskie and everything in between. His background and experiences studying Ichthyology, Microbiology, and River Ecology gives him a totally unique view on fishing.

Areas of Expertise: Turkey & Waterfowl Hunting,Bass, Walleye,Panfish,Carp, and Ice Fishing

Sponsors: Sportsmen's Direct, J ans S Custom Jig, Cruncher Baits

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Carp Brothers!

Recently I had the pleasure of joining two young fishermen who have a great talent for catching fish and large fish at that. Austin and Brendan of Allen Park, MI are two brothers who have found a common bond that is more than just fishing,…

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Chucks nice Lake Eire Eye

Weapon Rig Walleye 101

Lake Erie has gone through a lot of changes in the past 20 years. It has gone from a lake you could barely see a few inches into the water, to a lake that you can see 25ft down during the winter months and sight…

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20inch Whitebass

White Lighting – How to Catch White Bass

The spring time in Michigan gives an angler a plethora of angling opportunities, but one of my favorite spring fishing events is the white bass run. White bass, aka “silver bass” is the larger cousin of the white perch, both of which can be found in…

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Detroit River Monster!

On April 14th a fish of a lifetime was caught. The lucky angler was John Kinkead of Grosse Ile, MI. John works midnights at the Cabela’s retail store in Dundee, MI. He received a report from a buddy about some very nice walleye being caught.…

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A Day On The Water With Walleye Capital Charters

Big Water, Big Blades, Big Walleye. This past Tuesday I had the pleasure of riding along with Walleye Pro and Guide (Walleye Capital Charters), Captain Andrew Oleksiak. Capt. Andrew has fished Lake St. Clair, Detroit River and Lake Erie all his life, and now makes a…

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