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by Dave Csanda

 
Once crappies move deep to their usual winter haunts—down the edges of dropoffs, and out across soft basin areas of 30-odd feet in depth—tiny jigs tipped with softbaits become increasingly difficult to fish effectively in deeper water.

 
Deep is…

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Our weather has gone from one extreme to the next in northern Wisconsin. Sub zero temperatures have flipped to warm and sunny days with highs in the 40’s. Crazy is the best way to describe it, but it…



Effective, fish-producing jigging techniques can vary from day to day, even hour to hour. So savvy sticks have a host of tricks up their icy sleeves for deployment at a moment’s notice.
 

But ask these anglers about specific cadences and…



Tony Roach (Roach’s Guide Service) shares the fishing report from Mille Lacs Lake in central Minnesota for mid-late January.

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The bite in the Bemidji area has been red hot in the last week and seems to be improving. This last weekend I fished with Brent, Will, and Sam from the crew and we pounded a few different species. First and foremost: ice conditions. Pretty much every lake in the area is being driven on. [Read more…]

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Brian Brosdahl

by Dave Csanda   Once crappies move deep to their usual winter haunts—down the edges of dropoffs, and out across soft basin areas of 30-odd feet in depth—tiny jigs tipped with softbaits become increasingly difficult to fish effectively in deeper water.   Deep is a relative thing, however. Crappies don’t like cavernous deep basins; in [Read more…]

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Mills Fleet Farm


Peter Olson (Missouri Secrets Tackle) shares three tips for ice fishing with kids, along with the fishing report from North Dakota for mid January.

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Effective, fish-producing jigging techniques can vary from day to day, even hour to hour. So savvy sticks have a host of tricks up their icy sleeves for deployment at a moment’s notice.   But ask these anglers about specific cadences and it’s always over-simplified or hard to translate; even worse, a bunch of jibberish and [Read more…]

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Mills Fleet Farm

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