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(Click PAY NOW to place your $100 deposit for Sept 19-22 and/or Sept 26-29)

CALL NOW 800-325-5780  or click BELOW  
to place your deposit:

Limited To 60 Attendees Per Session
ALL Meals, 3 Night's Lodging, Boat Launch/Landing & Docking, BAIT & ICE Included!

Walleye University >>

September 19-22 2024

2024 Walleye University
Walleye University >>
Trophy Quest

September 26-29 2024

2024 TrophyQuest2

Session 1: September 19-22, 2024
Session 2: September 26-29, 2024

• Three Nights Lodging
• Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
• Bait, Ice, Boat Launch & Docking

Walleye fishing expert, Johnnie Candle brings his expertise to the "classroom" of Lake Vermilion. He and his staff will combine blocks of classroom teaching with on-the-water application for a weekend filled with great information for walleye fishing success! Learn how to utilize electronics to approach any new lake and develop a game plan that works.

Walleye University will also focus on showing the process Johnnie has used to prepare for tournaments, fishing new water and using fishing history to your advantage.

You'll increase your understanding and knowledge of electronics and learn new techniques used by the pros to help you find and catch walleye in any body of water.

You'll stay in one of our Northwoods cabins- comfortably furnished, including towels and linens. Wi-Fi is available in all cabins. This is an incredible value that covers three night's lodging, breakfast, lunch, dinner, boat launching & docking, bait and Ice!  


LOG YOUR CATCH by clicking on this link to the >> VDL BRAGGIN BOARD

Deposit requirement: $100/person

Cancellation policy: 

Cancellations prior to 30 days before the event: Deposits will be refunded in full.

Cancellations after 30 days before the event: Deposits will only be refunded if your spot/reservation can be filled.


Use the PAY NOW buttons above or contact Ed at Vermilion Dam Lodge to book your trip right now!

Meet Your Instructor

Johnnie Candle professional angler

Johnnie Candle

  • National Walleye Champion

  • 46 Walleye Tournament placements in 18 years

  • Full-time professional fisherman/educator

  • Developed and teaches well known “Walleye University" course

  • Long-Time host of "Johnnie's Pro's Pointer" on Gray Media's North Dakota TV 

  • North Dakota Fishing Hall Of Fame

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