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Category - Ice Fishing

Jumbo Perch caught through the ice with a Jig

10 Best Ice Fishing Lures for Perch

In the world of ice fishing, few species are more sought after than perch. Each fish produces two fillets for your dinner table, and you’ll appreciate the outstanding flavor and texture at the fish fry. The challenging...

Large crappies caught by an ice fisherman.

10 Best Ice Fishing Lures for Crappie

Catching slab crappies on the ice is a blast. But it’s not always easy. Your fishing location and lure selection are critical to the success of your day on the ice. Knowing what, and how, crappie eat in winter tells you...

Best Ice Fishing Lures for Panfish

10 Best Ice Fishing Lures for Panfish

For a fun day on the ice, not much tops catching a mess of hand-sized panfish to bring home. Panfish like bluegill and the various types of sunfish have always been among the most popular species with ice fishermen...

Tip Up Ice Fishing Tips

10 Proven Tip Up Ice Fishing Tips & Strategies

Tip up ice fishing has a bad rap as a lazy method of fishing. Sure, it can be fun to watch the tips ups from the comfort of your shanty, but it’s also a great method for covering water. After all, success on the ice is...