Fluorocarbon on Ice – Sense and Science

Are your ice fishing reels spooled with fluorocarbon line? If not, common sense and as important, “common science” says they ought to be. It used...

Ice Safety Should Be Priority For Anglers

With winter in full-swing, we cabin-crazed Hoosier anglers are making a beeline to the nearest frozen pond in hopes of landing something- carp, turtle,...
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Ice Fishing Safety Enhanced by Solid Steel

We all know Indiana winter weather can be a crap shoot. It all depends on the whim of Mother Nature. Some year’s snow and...

Bramwell Talks Ice Fishing

After reaching minus 12 Sunday night, I decided to verify something someone told me in Alaska. “You have colder winters than we do.” He...

Don’t neglect ice fishing equipment

Our ice fishing season ended about as quickly as it started. Now we are focused on open water angling opportunities. The excitement of spring...

Ice fishermen hope for ice

We have all heard more than our fair share of fish stories, where the truth may be slightly exaggerated to make the story more...

Hard Water Walleye Favorites

Some anglers just don’t like fishing out of boats. They want something hard under their boots when they have a rod in their hand....
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Bait for Ice Fishing Reviewed

A couple decades ago, hardly anyone ice fished without relying on live bait of some sort. Nowadays, more anglers are hitting the ice with...
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Ice Fishing Basics

Ice fishing is a good time for a number of reasons. First of all, it allows a group to get outside and spend time...

How to Find Fish Ice Fishing on a New Lake

Ice is creeping over lakes in the north, safe ice is only days away if it hasn't arrived already. As ice anglers make their...

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Top 10 Tip-Up Dos and Don’ts

Amidst the focus on jigging and mobility over recent years, some proven strategies have been lost in the icy shuffle. Like tip-up fishing, which...