Category Archives: Perch Fishing

Catching Lake Erie Perch

The Great Tungsten Ice Jig Debate…

First off, that is a waste of time, call this a size guide and when to fish them. Secondly, not a word about the heater in the corner, it was cold that winter ūüôā Thirdly is actually a word and … Continue reading

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Tightline, Free Fall, Spinning or Schooley?

This seems to be the big debate the last few years in the ice fishing world, so this is my take on it. As far as spinning reels, love my Daiwa’s but when it comes to fishing for panfish through … Continue reading

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The Deluxe Spoon Box from Clam Outdoors

My staff order from Clam Outdoors came¬† in yesterday to the house from Minnesota.¬† If you are Facebook, you probably saw me go “Live”¬† showing the features of the new Stealth Spearfisher hub shelter.¬† One of the other items I … Continue reading

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Perchnado V: the sequel x5

What an incredible perch fishing season we have had on the Michigan side of Lake Erie this season. ¬†Lines at Jeff’s Bait and Tackle (boats/trailers/trucks) are stretching back towards I-75 on the weekends. They are a pretty well oiled machine … Continue reading

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The Hottest Perch Rig on Erie…

….for me anyway, is a rig/concept I came up with a couple of years ago. ¬†The standard perch rig, also known as a crappie rig, consists of two perch arms called lears with two snells attached at the end. ¬†Since … Continue reading

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Perchnado 2017

So I sort of stole the title from the shark movies on that science fiction channel, but “Perchnado” sort of fits the bill after two days of fishing on Lake Erie where the perch were flying in the boat. ¬†There … Continue reading

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Detroit Beach Boat Club Perch Tourney: September 2, 2017

Its that time of the year again, it is the perch tournament at the Detroit Beach Boat Club, this Saturday! ¬† ¬†Cost is $20.00 per person and the payout is 100 percent. ¬†There is a big fish prize, and will … Continue reading

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Perch Fishing Tip for Tighline Rigs

The perch fishing season is starting to get into full swing, and with that many anglers will be hitting Lake Erie in search of yellow bellies.¬†¬†¬† One of the most popular rigs out there is¬†commonly referred to as the tighline … Continue reading

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Counting Perch, with the CatchCounter

With all the perch coming back to the boat on the crawler harnesses lately, it really has me thinking about the perch fishing that will be starting soon out on Lake Erie.¬† At least for me that is, those that … Continue reading

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Ice Fishing the Fronts: When to go BIG

While everything is still fresh in my mind, let’s get this out there.¬† Just got back Monday night from fishing a NAIFC¬†ice tournament¬†on Lake St. Helen here in Michigan.¬† We weight in 8 crappie and eight bluegill, and for what … Continue reading

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