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Catfishing In Pay Lakes

"This is where you're born and bred to be a paylaker," says James Reed, proprieter of

Dr. Rob Neumann

Fishing For Catfish: World-Class Cold Water Options

If we had tackled this topic just a few years ago, many of you would have thought us crazy.

Keith Sutton with Steve Hoffman

Catfish Fishing: Transition Cats

We talked to some of the best ­catmen in North America about their favorite time of year for

Steve Hoffman

Flathead Catfish When The River Runs Slow

Current is the salvation and damnation of every river rat. Rarely do flathead catfish anglers

Steve Ryan

Spilling the Beans On Channel Catfish

To most catfishermen, chumming means scattering fermented soybeans, wheat, or milo around a

Ned Kehde

Late Summer And Fall Catfish Patterns

Mississippi River, Memphis James "Big Cat" Patterson of Bartlett, Tennessee, has been fishing


Clack 'Em & Stack 'Em

Last year about this time I mentioned my experiments with what I called "popper-knocker"


Drifting Up Channel Catfish

Most catmen are obsessed with heavy sinkers and heavier anchors, but a small cadre of reservoir


Circle Hooks Today

The concept of a circle hook is almost as old as fishing itself. Archeologists have found


Coldwater Blue Catfish

Veteran catmen know that blue catfish, more than channel catfish or flathead catfsih, are


Primetime Channel Catfish

Every time I hit the water, I believe -- I know -- that I'm going to catch catfish. I'm


Breaking the Rules for Catfish

I don't know if dog owners eventually begin to resemble their favorite pets, but I do believe


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