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Southeast Wisconsin Poised For Solid Steelhead Action

By | February 21st, 2017|Categories: Steelhead|Tags: , , , , |

By: Kyle Deavers Back in January we were dealing with record high runoff in Southeast Wisconsin. With that said, all our snow melted before February arrived. Therefore, currently our rivers are low and clear and [...]

Learn Easy Late Winter Cure For Trout & Steelhead Eggs

By | February 20th, 2017|Categories: Steelhead, trout|Tags: , , , |

By: Kyle Deavers It’s late winter in the Great Lakes and steelhead action is improving daily as temperatures warm. While I’ve been catching lots of trout and steelhead on BorX O Fire cured shrimp I’m [...]

Alaska’s Mat-Su Valley Producing Big Ice Bows

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: trout|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: Chris Shaffer To be honest I wanted to stay in the hotel and sleep in. I’m more of a fair weather angler and after guide Dustin Slinker of The Bait Shack in Anchorage, Alaska, [...]

Fire Dye Suckers – Boosting Action on Ontario Ice

By | February 12th, 2017|Categories: burbot, northern pike, walleye|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: Tom Armstrong After being introduced to Pautzke's Fire Dye last winter when brook trout fishing, ( it’s become something I use every time I’m on the ice. Most recently we used it in Northern [...]

Get the Scoop on Ice Fishing in Southern BC

By | February 9th, 2017|Categories: trout|Tags: , , , , |

By Rodney Hsu While ice fishing has been practiced in Canada for decades, it’s relatively unknown in British Columbia, particularly the southwest. In recent years, the popularity of this winter recreational fishery has grown due [...]

Ice Fishing Action Ramping Up in the Anchorage Bowl

By | February 8th, 2017|Categories: trout|Tags: , , , , |

By: Dustin Slinker Visiting Alaska is a dream vacation for many. Meanwhile, most trips aren’t planned during the winter months rather during the summer when it’s warmer and greener in the Land of the Midnight [...]

Great Lakes Anglers Using Cured Shrimp for Trout/Steelhead

By | February 7th, 2017|Categories: Steelhead, trout|Tags: , , , , |

By: Kyle Deavers For the last decade I’ve been using spawn bags daily for steelhead. However, with more shrimp showing up in the Great Lakes I figured it was time to match the hatch and [...]

Learn to Ice Fish with Brined Shrimp This Winter

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Spawn|Tags: , , , |

By: Dustin Slinker It’s ice fishing season across North America. Many of us will be targeting trout, char and pike. When I target these species I make a trip to the local grocery store and [...]

Bundle Up for Erie Winter Steelhead

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Steelhead|Tags: , , , , |

By: James Swearingen It’s been a warm winter in Steelhead Alley. Instead of lots of snow, we’ve had a lot more rain this year than previous years. We’ve had 10-12 blowouts and we usually have [...]

Seward Highway Rainbows Showing Through the Ice

By | February 1st, 2017|Categories: trout|Tags: , , , , , |

By: Chris Shaffer After frigid temperatures blanketed the greater Anchorage area and Kenai Peninsula a week ago more mild conditions have settled in. In fact, this week the region has seen bumps of heat greater [...]