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One Cool Catfish Rig

by Kirk McKay 7

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


Flathead Catfish Locations In The U.S.

by Cory Schmidt 1

Flathead Catfish Locations


Tactical Tailwater Flathead Catfish

by Brian Ruzzo 0

Current is key for Catching  tailwater flathead catfish in dams. At first glance it might appear that the raging water… more »


Flathead Catfish Locations

by Larry Cofer 0

Somewhere between their deep, silted winter holes and their shallow, summer spawning cavities, thousands of surly flatheads are right now… more »


Flathead Catfish Bait Options

by Dan Anderson 0

If you were to cater a gourmet meal for a convention of flathead catfish, the menu might center around a… more »


Flathead Catfish Movements

by Jeff Kutcha 0

In the southwest corner of Michigan sits a small but significant north-country stream. The St. Joseph River, a turbid Lake… more »


Catfish Habitats

by Dr. Hal Schramm 0

Successful catfish anglers know habitat is important. But too often anglers think about habitat only in terms of where adult… more »


Patterning River Flathead Catfish

by Cory Schmidt 0

Like those rare catmen with the gift, ­Dennis Steele owns that primal feel for the river. While scouting a new… more »


Resolute for Reservoir Flatheads

by Ned Kehde 0

Across the Southeast and Midwest, and even into the West, select reservoirs produce extraordinary flathead fisheries. Yet, despite a decade… more »


Catfish Bait Walking Systems

by Ned Kehde 0

Historians of freshwater angling trace the origins of bait-walking back to England at the time of Izaak Walton and Charles… more »


Multi Species Catfishing

by Ned Kehde 0

The virtue of multispecies angling has always been a primary tenet of In-Fisherman. The gist of this principle is that… more »


Flathead Catfish Behavior

by Ned Kehde 2

One problem that confounds reservoir anglers is that there are too many acres of water and too few flatheads. Therefore,… more »


Catfish Bait Options

by Don Wirth 0

There are as many catfish bait options as there are catfishermen. Don Wirth sat with three world-class catfish guides for… more »


Spring Catfish Spawn Connection

by Dr. Hal Schramm 1

In many waters, the spring catfish spawning period appears to be a dividing line in catfishing. Prespawn spring catfish fishing… more »


A River Catfish Companion

by Dirk Wassink with Steve Hoffman 0

You don’t know me, but if you’re reading this  we probably share a common interest: catching catfish. You probably don’t… more »


Flathead Catfish Locations and Tactics

by Steve Quinn 0

The size and strength of flathead catfish have inspired tales both tall and true. Expanding populations have spawned a new… more »


Catfish Drift Rigging: Drifting for Catfish

by Doug Stange 0

The problem most catfish anglers have with the pronouncement that it’s effective to move along in a boat with baits… more »


Big Catfish Baits

by Brook Martin 3

Big cats, especially flatheads, often ­prefer big meals. Offering big catfish baits may tempt the largest fish around and eliminate… more »


Record Catfish: Giant Flatheads

by In-Fisherman 0

Voracious predators fond of tangled logjams and other gnarly environments, giant flathead catfish records are a challenge to land on… more »


Catching Flathead Catfish: The Time and Place

by Dan Anderson 1

Flathead catfish, the reclusive rulers of many North American rivers and reservoirs, are creatures of habit. Watch big flatheads in… more »

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