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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 »


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 »


Dynamic Lake Mapping Today

by Cory Schmidt

Over a decade ago, guides such as Brian “Bro” Brosdahl helped gather data and compile the first comprehensive high-definition digital… more »


Catifsh Tactics, Videos, And More!

by Rob Neumann

Catfish are among the most popular groups of fish with over 7 million catfish anglers nationwide. In a recent survey… more »


Trends In Fishing Line

by Matt Straw

A 4-pound smallmouth wraps you around the anchor rope. A heavy pike drags line across a nicked prop. An 18-ounce… more »


Catfish in Tailwater Areas

by Doug Stange with Ned Kehde

It’s no mystery why some of the best catfishing of the year often takes place in a tailwater area beginning… more »


Best Lipless Rattlebaits

by Dan Johnson

Lipless rattlebaits are deadly on a variety of predators. Their secret? A tantalizing mix of tight wiggles and fish-attracting vibrations,… more »


Heated Insoles

by Jeff Simpson

  Thermacell ProFLEX Heated Insoles foot warmers are the newest addition to the Thermacell line. Designed to make any cold… more »


Quality Low Cost Rods

by Dan Johnson

Few pieces of tackle affect fishing techniques and success as much as rods. Strategies such as flipping, drop-shotting, jigging, and… more »


Buzzbaits For Muskie Situations

by Dan Johnson

Talk top tactics with 20 rabid muskie hunters or raise the topic on Esox forums and chances are good that… more »


Damiki’s Spoon Tail Miki

by Ned Kehde

  A Midwest finesse angler has periodically chastised us for failing to publish a gear guide about Damiki Fishing Tackle… more »


Catfishing Boats of Today

by Dan Johnson

What makes the ultimate catfishing boat is in the eye of the beholder. Given the vast differences in waters and… more »


One Cool Catfish Rig

by Kirk McKay

Selecting the right circle hook and catfish rig is critical when using livebait presentations to entice big flatheads. When used… more »


Trigger X’s Curl Tail Minnow and Boot Tail Minnow

by Ned Kehde

Trigger X’s Curl Tail Minnow and Boot Tail Minnow were designed for beguiling panfish. But there are times and waterways… more »


Best Baitcasting Reel Picks

by Jim Edlund

Not long ago, round reels dominated the baitcasting reel scene. Classics come to mind—Abu Garcia’s Swedish-designed Ambassadeur, first introduced in… more »


World Record Ice Fishing Perch!

by Dan Johnson

When 12-year-old Tia Wiese landed a behemoth yellow perch last March on Idaho’s Cascade Lake, she hoped it would break… more »