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Catch ‘em high. Catch ‘em low. North Carolina crappie guru Monk Wilson outlines the trolling techniques and Kalin’s lures that he uses to take “specks” in early spring.
Millions of American anglers live for the hot crappie bite of spring.
But until crappie settle into conspicuous bedding areas for the spawn, the shif...
Rigging a Beaver Dam Tip-up for Walleye
“Smooth” is the watchword when rigging a tip-up for walleye. If you haven’t been a victim of a “light” walleye bite, you probably have never fished for ol’ marble eye at all! The walleye’s reputation as a “tough-to-catch” species stems largely ...
Northern pike punish tackle! So power up when you “tip-up” for Esox!
The snarl of a big northern tells the story. Northern pike can be as mean and cantankerous under the ice in winter as they are diving beneath your boat in late spring.
Tip-up fishing is the technique of choice for most northern pike anglers in winter. Esox luci...
Dive depth depends on a number of factors including how heavy the fishing lure is, the spinner blade you're using and the speed the lure is moving. We measured at 25, 50 and 100 feet using lures weighing .5, .75, 1, 1.5, 2 and 3 ounces and charted our results below:
Feel free to print off this handy chart for approximations at a 1 mile an hour t...
One of the hottest baits on ice is the MEAT Leech, cut down to size for bull bluegill, platter-size crappie and the rest of the sunfish clan!
Pork lures have distinct advantages over their plastic counterparts – and even live bait – with their durability, buoyancy, lifelike feel and action, and ability to hold scent and flavor additive...
Just because the lake is frozen doesn’t mean you have to stop fishing. With the right equipment and tackle, ice fishing is a great adventure during the cold winter months. Ice fishing is just as much a fun social activity as fishing in a boat or on the riverbanks. Ice fishing has evolved substantially from a simple hole in t...