The life & Times of Louie SprayJohn Dettloff, the owner of Indian Trail Resort, is pleased to announce the Second Edition of his acclaimed northwoods saga "Three Record Muskies in His Day, The Life and Times of Louie Spray".

This book is a unique Northwood's novel about the life and times of one of Wisconsin's greatest outdoor legends, Louie Spray. Sure to capture the interest of anyone who enjoys Northwood's nostalgia, outdoor adventure, and Muskie fishing, this book promises to take you on a rare journey back to a most fascinating era in Wisconsin history, as seen through the eyes of the region's most flamboyant outdoorsman. A re-issuance of Louie Spray's 1980 autobiography, My Muskie Days, this book has been spiced with even deeper insight into a most complex individual and the times in which he lived. Learn all of Louie Spray's angling secrets, and hear his tales of being a lumberjack, bootlegger, and battling record Muskies. Read about northern Wisconsin's most notorious shootouts, manhunts, and kidnappings, and learn what the gangsters really did when on holiday in Spray's backyard. It's all here in Three Record Muskies in His Day, an epic tale that will no doubt entertain, educate, and even move you. 260 pages and nearly 300 historical photos!

THE PERFECT GIFT For All Occasions!

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This 8 x 11 soft cover book is printed on 80# matte paper to ensure a top quality printed presentation. It is sure to provide great fireside reading for everyone from Muskie anglers to those interested in the outdoor lore of the North woods.

Louie Spray's life is quite a story...an excellent gift for that 'hard-to-buy-for' special friend or loved one, this is a book that will keep you turning the pages.

Learn all of the Muskie secrets of Louie Spray for only the price of  a good Muskie lure...you couldn't make a better purchase. This book, "Three Record Muskies in His Day, The Life and Times of Louie Spray" is a perfect bound book done in soft cover with a very attractive laminated color cover. It is priced at only $19.95 plus $3.00 shipping and handling. (Wisconsin residents add 5.5% sales tax.) The book is not available in book stores and can be purchased directly from the author, John Dettloff. To receive an autographed copy of this great outdoor adventure story, send a check or money order, US Currency Only, to:

Trail's End Publishing Company
Dept. C
7431 N. Chippewa Flowage Road
Couderay, WI 54828-9726

Email Inquiries: indiantrailresort@yahoo.com

John Dettloff has just released his new book "Topwater Tactics & Tales". It is already being recognized as the guide to using surface lures for Musky.