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Monthly Archives: January 2014


Upper Columbia Steelies On The Chew

By Brad Wagner | 01/13/2014 In the winter when the air gets colder in North Central Washington the water temperatures take a dive in local rivers like the Methow and Wenatchee. Wintry conditions vary year to year, however, the mouth of these rivers tends to ice over in January and February. Water temperatures fall to [...]

Brookies Coming Through Northwestern Ontario Ice

By Tom Armstrong | 01/08/2014 I got out recently for an early ice fishing trip, chasing stocked brookies in a small Northwestern Ontario (Canada) lake. The season to catch native brook trout are closed for the winter, and safe from ice anglers, but the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources stocks several species for a “put [...]