king salmon

Fish On! Tactics for King Salmon

It can be the most rewarding time of year and because of that, it’s usually the most frustrating time of year. In late summer, Lake...

When Fishing with Kids make it All About Them

Photo above by the author In every family, individuals take on roles. I am the fishing uncle. It’stough, but someone has to do it. I fished...

A Feast for the Senses: The Local Bait Shop

I was standing in a bait and tackle store the other day, realizing it had been a long time since I had smelled that...

Small Water Angler: Transitions

I hope everyone had an exciting and successful spring. For me, the early season Smallmouth bite was decent, but the late spring really came...

Go Deep for Summer Panfish

Springtime fishing for pre-spawn and spawning bluegills and crappies is often easy and fast-paced. Fish are positioned up on the flats and usually found in...

Fishing Creates Lasting Family Memories

The old joke goes, “A bad day fishing is better than a good day at work.” There’s definitely some truth to that statement. It’s...
BROOKVILLE TAILWATER

Indiana Trout Fishing Good While it Lasts

With the exception of Lake Michigan and the Brookville Tailwater, Indiana doesn’t have much to offer trout fishermen all year long. However, few seasons...

Finding ‘Silver’ in Indiana Streams

About this time every year, I suffer from the fever that has affected anglers since our forefathers first began pillaging the streams of North...

Trailer Boating – Are You Ready for Lake Michigan?

I had a TV crew on my boat in early April a few years ago. The coho action was non-stop. Eventually, the TV angler...

Stay Adaptable for Springtime Smallmouth

April and May offer some of the best smallmouth bass fishing of the year but it also offers some of the most contrasting fishing...

Podcast Episode #6- New ATV Helmet Law (and a shark in...

Capt. Bill Browne of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources discusses the new ATV helmet law that takes effective July 1, 2017.  The purpose...

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