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The Lodge

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Pull up a stool, grab a cold one, and shoot the breeze about anything and everything...beer, videogames...sandwiches...whatever!

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933 6,200 RAPALANATION.COM highly thought of by Rapala!!!
by honkamaa
Oct 30, 2014 6:51:44 GMT -4
No New Posts Site Updates, News, & Promos!

All info on site changes and what's new with the site. Also, check here for news on latest promotions, contests, and giveaways!

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Our board for all of our current contests and promotions! Be sure to check here regularly to see what's new! Remember there are usually Rapalas at stake!

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35 1,447 Lure design contest
by milan174
Oct 23, 2013 12:36:31 GMT -4
No New Posts Rapala 24/7

Anything by Rapala that doesn't fall into our lure categories; including news, promotions, and more...

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315 2,163 Angry Birds Rapala
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Sept 11, 2014 3:10:45 GMT -4
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13 74 #7 shad raps
by qbert
May 22, 2014 15:41:59 GMT -4

Gone Fishin'

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No New Posts General Fishing Stuff

Any general and non specific fishing topics up for discussion, such as weather, tips, tricks, advice and more...

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144 975 fishfinder 2d sonar
by cheshire
Aug 15, 2014 18:17:20 GMT -4
No New Posts Boats, Canoes, Kayaks & More

Whatever it is that gets you on the water for fishing, discuss it here

20 165 'Girlfriend' solution
by xtremistx
Nov 25, 2012 20:11:17 GMT -4
No New Posts Fishing - By Species - 1 Viewing

Our fishing boards by your favorite game fish!
Bass, Trout & Salmon, Pike & Muskies, Walleyes & Perch, Panfish, Catfish & Carp, and Other Species

Sub-boards: Bass Fishing, Salmonids, Muskie & Pike, Walleye & Perch, Panfish, Catfish & Carp, Other fishes

50 548 Successful Walleye Bait from Rapala?
by stihlhead
Jul 12, 2014 10:22:19 GMT -4
No New Posts Where do you fish?

Discuss what kinds of waters you normally fish, and hints, tips & advice if you are going fishing in unfamiliar waters.

22 101 Rapala River Fishing question?
by New River Rat
Jul 3, 2013 9:34:49 GMT -4
No New Posts Fish Tales & Braggin' Board - 1 Viewing

What did you catch with your Rapalas today? Post you pics of your day on the water, and share your fish stories!
Photos are optional but definitely help! :)

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427 2,925 Greetings from South Borneo Indonesia
by beka
May 6, 2014 18:39:18 GMT -4

The Tackle Box

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No New Posts Rods N Reels

What kind of setup do you use? Discuss your fishing outfits here, along with posting any advice, reviews or questions...

50 358 Advise what lures weight is good for a 1/4-3/4 oz Rod
by jmcfish10101973
Jul 25, 2014 6:40:09 GMT -4
No New Posts Terminal Tackle

Tackle boxes, line, hooks, weights, swivels, you name it, we need it.

63 464 Need a source for Copper Split Rings - Rapala
by walter
Feb 13, 2013 19:08:21 GMT -4
No New Posts Spinnerbaits, Jigs, & Spoons

If it's made of metal or lead, then you're in the right place. Spinnerbaits, buzzbaits, all types of jigs, spoons, and more

13 162 Pork Trailers
by munkin
Jan 23, 2013 22:10:19 GMT -4
No New Posts Plastics

Worms, grubs, lizards, tubes, jerkbaits and other soft n smelly things!

7 41 Berkley Powerbait 4" Grubs
by happyshad
Apr 16, 2014 5:22:25 GMT -4
No New Posts Live Bait

If you feel the need to 'cheat' (lol) by using live bait, post fishing tips, rigging techniques, and all else when using live bait..

7 51 Worm Bedding
by shadrap712
Sept 26, 2012 18:40:12 GMT -4
No New Posts Non-Rapala lures - 1 Viewing

Yes, even though we all love Rapalas, there are other lures & baits out there. Discuss them here!

100 529 My handmade lures
by hellrazer
Apr 16, 2014 9:01:02 GMT -4

The Lures

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No New Posts UltraLights

Brand new for 2012, the new UltraLight Minnow (ULM) & UltraLight Shad (ULS)

5 39 4 new colors for Ultra Light Crank
by stihlhead
Oct 6, 2014 10:54:05 GMT -4
No New Posts Deep Diver 90

The old classic Deep Diver 90, and other misc 'old' Rapala baits

4 35 Any info on Deep Diver 90 lures?
by milan174
Jan 6, 2013 6:40:39 GMT -4
No New Posts Nothing Beats The Original

The Original Floater, the legend that started it all. Also any topics related to the classic 'Husky' H-13

113 645 production year ?
by montiac1
Jun 29, 2014 12:45:08 GMT -4
No New Posts Huskys - 2 Viewing

He's not fat, just big boned...and discontinued. Everything Husky (H-13) goes here

28 172 Husky
by walleye270
Jun 23, 2014 21:01:48 GMT -4
No New Posts Jointed Rapalas

Our favorite articulated lure, dedicated to Jointed Rapalas and the sorely missed Countdown Jointed model...

87 614 New Jointed colours 2015
by stihlhead
Oct 25, 2014 14:14:46 GMT -4
No New Posts Countdowns

The other Rapala staple, the Countdown, including stranger varieties like the Countdown Lipless, Squid Lures, and Velvet Squids

101 599 Countdown prototype ??
by Andreas
Oct 30, 2014 10:43:19 GMT -4
No New Posts Team Esko

Only one size and hugely popular across the globe...

39 233 TE-7 spotted silver and copper
by honkamaa
Jun 1, 2014 10:27:06 GMT -4
No New Posts Fat Rap Central - 1 Viewing

If it's Fat it's in here - Fat Raps, Shallow Fat Raps, Rattlin Fat Raps, Down Deep Rattlin Fat Raps, Mini Fat Raps

156 926 Rapala Rattlin Fat Rap ?
by RapTastic
Oct 3, 2014 18:58:00 GMT -4
No New Posts Risto Raps

The short lived Risto Rap is rapidly becoming a rare favorite

33 183 The Return of Rapala Risto Rap 07
by montiac1
Jul 25, 2014 18:09:54 GMT -4
No New Posts Shad Rap City - 1 Viewing

The whole population of Shad Raps - Shallow Shad Raps, Jointed Shad Raps, Glass Shad Raps, Suspending Shad Raps, and the big old Super Shad Rap

198 1,244 Rapala Shad Rap Magnum 12
by jmcfish10101973
Jul 2, 2014 6:20:03 GMT -4
No New Posts Buncha Jerks

The Husky Jerk & Deep Husky Jerk

59 292 Strange colour
by tara
Mar 6, 2014 11:04:33 GMT -4
No New Posts Everything DT

Dives-To everything - DTs, DT-FATs. DT-Flats, DT-THUGs

49 318 iso please help
by race8dad
Oct 11, 2014 19:41:11 GMT -4
No New Posts Skitterin' & Twitchin'

The topwater family of Skitter Pops, Skitter Walks, Skitter Props, & Twitchin' Raps

33 232 Rapala Twitching Raps
by c3lures
Oct 3, 2014 18:54:32 GMT -4
No New Posts Long Cast

Discussion of the short run Limited Edition LongCast series & LongCast Lipless

27 163 LC-10 in generic boxes?
by honkamaa
Apr 12, 2012 11:40:23 GMT -4
No New Posts X Marks The Spot

The entire growing X-Rap family, X-Rap, Deep X-Rap, X-Rap Shad, X-Rap Shallow Shad, X-Rap Walk, X-Rap Subwalk, X-Rap Magnum. X-Rap Jointed, X-Rap Saltwater

57 439 new x-raps out XXXR-10 HEAVY DUTY
by chepbuxley
Sept 1, 2014 23:11:47 GMT -4
No New Posts Don't Give Me No Lip

The class Rattlin' Rapala RNR and the brand new Rippin' Rap RPR models!

34 218 Rattlin Rapala in Brown Trout or Rainbow Trout?
by masaly
Oct 30, 2014 16:21:29 GMT -4
No New Posts Play It Loud

When subtlety won't work; the noisy Clackin' Rap, and their newest additions, the Clackin' Minnow and the Clackin' Crank

17 135 Clackin' Magnum
by omigosh
Jun 23, 2012 15:21:25 GMT -4
No New Posts Shallow Masters

Miscellaneous Rapalas that excel mastering the shallows; the Max Rap & Flat Rap

23 265 Looking for Flat Rap 16 Red Perch
by redcedarguy
Jun 30, 2013 11:41:31 GMT -4
No New Posts Off The Deep End

Dredging up fish from the deep waters, featuring the Tail Dancer, Deep Tail Dancer, Trolls-To Minnow & Trolls-To Shad, and Minnow Raps

38 208 New Deep Tail Dancer colours for 2015
by stihlhead
Oct 28, 2014 12:28:05 GMT -4
No New Posts Big Baits, Big Fish

The big beasts of the Rapala World, Floating and Countdown Magnums, Glidin Raps, Slivers

94 501 Rapala Silver?
by Jason
Jul 29, 2014 17:43:22 GMT -4
No New Posts Jigging & Minnow Spoons

Jigging Raps, Jigging Shad Raps, & the now discontinued Minnow Spoon...

24 96 Help! Need to find Jigging Rap size 11.
by walleyeusa
Mar 19, 2014 14:33:44 GMT -4

Image Database

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Browse tons of pics of member collections, rare lures and colors!

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452 3,750 rapala skitter pop
by honkamaa
Aug 4, 2014 16:23:55 GMT -4
No New Posts The Color Code Project

A collaborate effort here at RapalaNation to document the myriad of color patterns and color codes!

Moderators: Fishooked, andy83

228 1,840 shad rap in size 9 special found
by jmcfish10101973
Sept 16, 2014 10:56:31 GMT -4
No New Posts The Customs Corner - 1 Viewing

Rapala works of art from some of the very best in the business! Featuring work by Ski's Custom Tackle| Xtreme Lure Creations | The Crankin' Cracker | Dutch Fork Custom Lures | Bass Kandy | Joe's Custom Baits

Moderators: Fishooked, muskiehunter

Sub-boards: Ski's Custom Tackle, Bass Kandy, The Crankin Cracker, Dutch Fork Custom Lures, Xtreme Lure Creations, Joe's Custom Baits

135 797 Get after the custom
by shadrap712
Mar 20, 2014 1:49:21 GMT -4


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jaycee69: Any body use RNR-8's with 10lb test? Apr 25, 2014 0:39:40 GMT -4
walleye270: Should be fine with 10 lb. test. Pretty much depends on what you're fishing for.... Apr 25, 2014 14:51:01 GMT -4
jaycee69: Im Mainly fishing for bass under 8 lbs and Smaller Northern Pike Apr 25, 2014 20:56:14 GMT -4
walleye270: It will be fine. A pike will probably bite through the line though.... Apr 25, 2014 20:59:07 GMT -4
jaycee69: lol yeah. they are a rare catch where i fish. maybe two a season. so bass it should be ok? Apr 26, 2014 1:22:53 GMT -4
walleye270: Should be no problem. Apr 26, 2014 23:05:32 GMT -4
erich: where can I buy some rare/discontinued new in box original floaters for a reasonable price? ebay costs alot Jun 27, 2014 22:32:24 GMT -4
erich: Why aren't the bottom of jointed minnows painted? Jun 28, 2014 13:35:21 GMT -4
erich: Hey Jul 6, 2014 3:06:05 GMT -4
Pond Fisher: Where can I buy SSR-5 SD lures Jul 23, 2014 16:27:01 GMT -4
hi: hi Jul 27, 2014 13:28:53 GMT -4
frenchcollector: hi ! Jul 27, 2014 13:29:56 GMT -4
redbohica42812: Greeting to all! Pretty slow summer on the local waterways in north-central PA. Now heading into autumn so maybe things will be picking up! Sept 6, 2014 17:59:52 GMT -4
Pikee: Are big risto raps worth Alot? Sept 6, 2014 22:35:37 GMT -4
Pikee: By big i mean 5, 5 1/2 inches long, brand new in box Sept 6, 2014 22:41:22 GMT -4
klay: I'm looking for some Rapala SRRS-7 emerald shad's and a seller on ebay, keithbiglake6, recommended I give you a shout. I'm new here so any help would be awesome! Sept 29, 2014 22:27:48 GMT -4
jdjoecool76: Looking to buy a set of angry birds Rapalas. Oct 12, 2014 22:06:19 GMT -4
jdjoecool76: Looking to buy a set of angry birds Rapalas. Oct 12, 2014 22:07:27 GMT -4
parenegade: . I have a F11S rapala signed by Ensio Rapala the I am looking to find the value of the lure. Any help would be appreciated. Oct 14, 2014 19:26:31 GMT -4
Giyokakudaka: Hello folks! Oct 22, 2014 15:10:43 GMT -4
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