Ice Fishing

Walleye

5 Must-have lure styles for winter walleye

by Tim Allard | March 15, 2018

You don’t need a huge collection of ice fishing lures to catch walleye. In fact, all you need are a couple baits… and you’ll be setting hooks all day long.

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Keep your ice action hot during the deep-freeze

by JP Bushey | January 23, 2018

Mobility, gear performance, and fish activity levels are all impacted by frigid conditions. Want to keep your ice game hot when the mercury really drops this winter? Try these tips.

Bluegills - Boshold

Expert tips to ice big bluegills

by Tim Allard | January 4, 2018

Want to catch giant bluegills? These tips will help… Locating and catching trophy bluegills will test an angler’s ice-fishing chops.

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Tips to catch those last chance lakers

by Ben Beattie | March 13, 2017

The end of winter may be just around the corner, but the best ice fishing of the season isn’t over. Late ice means great weather and hungry lakers across Ontario’s ice belt.

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6 Finesse tips to catch more walleye

by Tim Allard | March 10, 2017

Ice fishing walleye during the day is typically a finesse game. Try these tricks to fool picky fish during the day.

Can’t miss ice-jigging lure options

by Bob McGary | March 2, 2017

Knowing how and when to choose specific ice fishing jigging lures can go a long way to improving winter success.

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6 Ice fishing accessories you need to pack

by Bob McGary | February 17, 2017

These six accessories are light and compact to carry. Mix and match… and the result will be greater success on even the most challenging days on the ice.

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DIY spoon modification for jigging success

by JP Bushey | February 1, 2017

I love taking perfectly good lures and altering them to make them better… the one I’m sharing is liquid dynamite for all major winter species.

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4 Plastics to catch more panfish on ice

by Tim Allard | January 19, 2017

Tim Allard shares fours soft plastics that are essential baits for ice fishing crappie, perch, and sunfish.