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Six Top Fishing Tricks To Conquer Cold Fronts

by In-Fisherman

Cold fronts are the bane of anglers everywhere. Whether you’re chasing walleyes, crappies, or bass, few things kill a hot… more »


Walleye Hardbaits Scene

by Steve Ryan

As the universe of walleye hardbaits continues to expand, it’s helpful to define the various categories and note when they… more »


Spinnerbaits: Top Picks for Fishing Variety

by Dan Johnson

While tackle fads come and go, spinnerbaits have remained a staple of the bassin’ trade for decades. And for good… more »

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Green Bay Smallmouth Bass

by Doug Stange

Smallmouths are booming on many portions of the Great Lakes, from the Niagara area of Lake Erie in the East,… more »

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 Texoma Stripers

by Rob Neumann

Lake Texoma stripers are revered as a top-notch harvest for numbers of mid-size fish. This vast reservoir on the Red… more »

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Niagara Multispecies, Buffalo Area, New York

by In-Fisherman

While many locations offer outstanding opportunities to catch outsize specimens of one or more fish species, none in the freshwater… more »


Yeti Hopper!

by Jeff Simpson

  The Yeti Hopper is described as the first 100-percent leak-proof travel cooler. It features a Hydrolock zipper that won’t leak… more »


Best Swimbaits: Top Picks for Bass and Gamefish

by Dan Johnson

Soft-plastic swimbaits are top options for bass and a variety of other gamefish. Their lifelike profiles, actions, and fish-attracting vibrations… more »

Paul Steffen with a dandy, dredged from tall timber. Photo: Bill Linder Photography

Tips For More Oddball Walleyes

by Dan Johnson

A walleye playbook amply stocked with proven presentations including basic rigging, jigging, and trolling tactics serves you well in countless… more »


Spice It Up With Jig Spinners

by Cory Schmidt

It’s impossible to discount the value of flash in the overall presentation package for walleyes. Even the leadhead jig, the… more »


Wakebaits for Bass

by Dan Johnson

Wakebaits are deadly weapons for bass in a variety of scenarios. You can throw them with confidence virtually anytime bass… more »


Early Spring Crappie Tactics

by Matt Straw

If you planned on following the spring crappie bite from Florida to the far frontier in southern Canada this spring,… more »


Hinged Hair Jigs for Bass, Trout, and Walleye

by Cory Schmidt

Thankfully, tying hundreds of #12 Adams flies for money—as I did in high school and college—bears little resemblance to the… more »


The Best Fishing Bobbers For Every Situation

by Matt Straw

Suspending lures or baits at a precise depth in the right way and having success becomes addictive. Any freshwater fish… more »

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Chatterbaits For Big Bass

by Jeff Samsel

When North Carolina pro Bryan Thrift won a Stren Series event on Lake Okeechobee in 2006 with a lure few… more »


Best New Hard Lures

by In-Fisherman

Among hard lures, truly new ideas are hard to come by. Many new items represent tweaks on proven systems or… more »

Late Fall Smallmouths

Late Fall Smallmouths

by kpfaff

The In-Fisherman staff reveals some of the season’s slickest new strategies as they rip, pull, and poke blade baits for… more »

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Icing Big Bluegills

by Jeff Simpson

For many ice anglers, icing big bluegills is not only a challenge, it becomes an obsession!


Blue Catfish Locations In The U.S.

by Rob Neumann

Big “blues” are found in rivers and reservoirs of the eastern, southeastern, and south-central regions of the U.S.  Blue catfish… more »

Guide Jeff Matity of Saskatchewan uses a “Smash and Grab” technique to trigger big walleyes.

Ice Fishing Methods for Trophy Walleyes

by Tom Gruenwald with Dennis Foster and Jeff Matity

“Predators that get to trophy size have to take in more calories than they expend,” Guide Dennis Foster says. “That’s… more »