PreSpawn Crappie

  By Mark Fike Spring is just around the corner and for our southernmost region of the country, the crappie bite is likely already taking off. While most crappie start spawning in late February  or early March down South, the…

Jackfish Delight

  By Mark Fike Winter still grips parts of the south, although the warm spell some of the southeast experienced this week was a nice respite from cold temperatures. I began thinking about fishing immediately. My thoughts wandered back to…

 Gearing Up For Spring Fishing

By Josh Boyd   The latter half of winter tends to be a time filled with rapidly building anticipation for the die-hard angler. After several months of frigid temperatures, blistering winds, and often icy conditions, those that love nothing more…

Kenai River Fishing

  By Stacey Sutherlin There I sat cheering on the Kenai River Brown Bears hockey team when I received the message. “Do you work tomorrow?” I quickly replied with, “I don’t.” Getting this message from Chuck meant only one thing,…

Ready to Catch Something Different? Presenting: The Sailfish of the North!

  By Mike Willis The Fish Have you ever heard of an Arctic Grayling? This gnarly fish, easily recognized by its large back dorsal fin, is found primarily in Alaska. Grayling are very delicate and require pristine cold water to…

Cold Water Striper Tips

By Mark Fike After hunting for two months straight it can be very nice to take a break and go wet a line. Some outdoorsmen and women wait for warm weather to fish. I take the opportunity any time I…

Fall Pond Fishing

By Mark Fike Fall is here in the southern portions of America and the ponds have turned over meaning that a lot of fish are deeper now than they were before September arrived. Even though the fish are deeper, there…

Building For The Future: Constructing Fish Attractors

By Josh Boyd Few things are of such value to an avid fisherman as a well-guarded, secret honey-hole, from which their species of choice can be pulled with unrelenting regularity. Many fishermen would readily provide their bank account identification credentials…

Vacation Elation: Deep Sea Fishing Without Deep Pockets

By Josh Boyd Vacation Elation: Deep Sea Fishing Without Deep Pockets A yearly vacation is among one of the most highly anticipated events of the year for many. With life’s daily stresses that are so prevalent in today’s fast-paced world,…

World-Class Rainbows of Lake Pend Oreille 
By Mike Willis While some may debate whether Lake Pend Oreille (Pronounced Pond-ə-RAY) is the most beautiful lake in Idaho, there is no arguing that it is the largest!  Lake Pend Oreille is 43 miles long and 1,150 feet deep.…
Great American Wildlife

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