Archive for March 2013

Spring Panfish, Yes it's Time!

Spring Panfish, Yes it's Time!
  Fishing for Panfish often takes a back seat to some of the larger more popular game fish.  The largemouth or smallmouth bass and the Musky seem to outweigh the pursuit of some tasty bluegill or crappie.   With the ice coming off the lakes now is a key time to target these tasty critters. ... Read more »

Ice Shots and Deep Slush!

Ice Shots and Deep Slush!
What a pleasure it was! Ok, so you ask, what was it that was a pleasure?  I just returned from Northern Minnesota where I participated in an event for outdoor writers.  The event is known as Ice Shots and it is specifically designed with the outdoor communicator in mind. We were introduced to new and... Read more »

Jason Mitchell Does It Again! New for 2013

Jason Mitchell Does It Again! New for 2013
Just when you thought you had enough rods in your rod locker out comes a new line that will make your walleye fishing that much better! Jason Mitchell is releasing a new line of rods that are not only superior in construction, but very affordable for the angler. I know I will be adding a... Read more »
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Find Structure: Find Fish!

Find Structure: Find Fish!
If structure is the answer then what is the question? There really isn’t a question as much as an approach to the way you spend your time out on the ice.  Concentrating on structure is a way of eliminating dead water and putting more fish on the ice.   We all approach open water fishing... Read more »

Spring is Near! Come to Cabelas

Spring is Near! Come to Cabelas
Spring is just around the corner and the local retailers are gearing up for the season. Cabelas in Hoffman estates is no exception to this and this weekend they are having some great sales, seminars, and vendors. I will be there both days working with Humminbird and Minn Kota as well as giving seminars on... Read more »