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First Ice Bluegills North to South

by Matt Straw 0

Muscle-bound thugs with bent noses hover at the deep edge of the jungle as ice begins creeping across the surface… more »

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Bobby Garland’s 1.5-inch Crappie Shooter

by Ned Kehde 0

Bobby Garland Crappie Baits has created a new bait that has caught the attention of several Midwest finesse anglers. It… more »

Low Water Crappies

Low Water Crappies

by John Neporadny Jr 0

  The annual winter drawdown of water levels on reservoirs can be unsettling for both crappies and crappie anglers. Every… more »

Planer Boards To Catch Crappies

Using Planer Boards To Catch Crappies

by Matt Straw 0

Windy summer day in northern Minnesota, boat parked on a weedline, bobbers out. Bluegills were the target, but we were… more »

Summer Into Fall River Panfish

Summer Into Fall River Panfish

by Matt Straw 0

The line transmits a slight jolt as, directly below the boat, a 15-inch perch sucks in a jig tipped with… more »

Minnow Baits For Bluegills

Using Minnow Baits For Bluegills

by Steve Ryan 0

Let’s face it, bluegills eat just about anything that fits in their mouth. For anglers, the key becomes making the… more »

Best Places For Jumbo Perch

Best Places For Jumbo Perch

by Dan Johnson 0

Sag-bellied perch topping a pound or two are prized catches. They’re rare in most waters, but you can boost your… more »


Spinners for Big Panfish

by Steve Quinn 0

One key to success in fishing is selecting the proper presentation style. Many panfish anglers, especially those targeting bluegills and… more »

Crappie Length To Weight Conversion Chart

Crappie Length To Weight Conversion Chart

by Dr. Rob Neumann 2

Several methods are available to estimate the weight of a fish. Some use length as well as girth measurements. Weight… more »


Canada Crappies Across the Seasons

by Gord Pyzer 0

Canadian crappie populations are exploding as historic fisheries flourish and new ones burst onto the scene. For a number of… more »

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