Category Archives: Panfish Fishing

Bluegill and crappie fishing.

Navionics + and Ice Fishing

Now that the ice fishing is finally into full swing across the ice belt, it is time to break down one of the keys to any successful fishing trip.  Of all the equipment an angler can use to his advantage, … Continue reading

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Pre-Wrap Your Ice Rods

  I love having a Tennessee handle when it comes to my ice fishing rods.  For me its all about the placement of the reel and what feels the best for me.  That said, there are some of the reels … Continue reading

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Our Ice Rods are Short….

  …and not just because of the cold!   It’s the age old question, does size matter?  And for this article, smaller can be much, much better!  The guys in Wisconsin or even Western Michigan love their long rods, some as … Continue reading

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The Clam Tackle Pouch

Of all the new items Clam Outdoors has introduced this year, perhaps the most overlooked may be the new Tackle Pouch.   As small as the item is, it could also be one of their best sellers this season.  The … Continue reading

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The Catch Counter, almost Perch Season again!

I saw what was trending today on the blog search type thing, and apparently great minds do think alike because I was just thinking about perch fishing last night, and breaking out my Catch Counter to keep track of all … Continue reading

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New from Church Tackle for 2015

A couple of years ago when Church Tackle came out with the TX-007 Stern Planer, I started thinking about what it might be like to fish smaller sizes in the Upper Peninsula’s inland lakes.  Pike, crappie and even bass fishing … Continue reading

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Monroe Ice Fishing

You can probably tell from the mix of fish where I was at with the neighbor on Monday, yep Bolles Harbor.  Biggest fish of the day was a crappie almost 11 inches, but lost an even bigger one on the … Continue reading

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Ice Jigs: Size truly Matters

When people joke around and say it’s not the size of the jig, but the wiggle that counts, aren’t quite giving you the whole picture.  The size of your panfish jigs you use can be the difference between having a … Continue reading

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Panfish Ice Line: My Choice

This brand or that brand, this color or no color, that can be just two of the many questions an angler might ask themselves when staring at a wall full of line options at a retail store. Perfectly good questions … Continue reading

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The New BigMouth CatchCounter: counting perch, bluegills, crappie and more

  Like many walleye anglers around the Great Lakes when late July and August roll around my attention turns towards those tasty yellow bellied treats known as Perch!  Even fisherman who do not put their boats in for chasing walleye … Continue reading

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