15 Carp Fishing Tips
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15 Carp Fishing Tips

15 Tips for Carp Fishing Success Carp are underappreciated by most American anglers which is a shame. Carp can grow to great sizes and are one of the strongest fish you can tie into. Here […]

Capt. Jim Klopfer Jon Boat Fishing Machine
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Jon Boat Fishing Setup

 Jon Boat Fishing Florida I had a dilemma that many other anglers have faced; choosing the best boat for my particular fishing application. I am a fishing guide in Sarasota, Florida and have a 22 […]

know your baitfish-gizzard shad
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Know Your Baitfish Gizzard Shad

Gizzard Shad- Dorosoma_cepedianum KNOW YOUR BAITFISH The gizzard shad has a compressed body with a sharp belly. They have a ridge on their belly that resembles saw teeth. The gizzard shad can be distinguished from […]

lacrosse bass fishing
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La Crosse Bass Fishing

Explosive La Crosse Bass Fishing by Tom Berg I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when Jeremiah Burish from the La Crosse County Convention & Visitors Bureau pulled up with his boat in the parking […]

Locate And Catch Ice Out Panfish
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Fishing After Ice Melts

Locate And Catch Ice Out Panfish Not all anglers tread on ice to catch panfish, but they don’t waste time beginning their pan fishing when the ice melts. Ice out is a term used to […]

early season wipers
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Early Season Wipers

Early Season Wipers Wipers are a cross between a striped bass and a white bass. They are often stocked in lakes and reservoirs in the tri-state area and are aggressive feeders in March as the […]

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Catch Lake Wipers

Stocking Shadyside Lake Wipers In 1983 the Indiana DNR began stocking hybrid Striped bass or Wipers in many of our freshwater lakes. Five years later my son Greg and I were catching them at Monroe […]

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Fishing for Gar with a Gig

Fishing Gar Gigging As Spring comes into full effect and the sun shines a little longer and hotter, I get the daily itch to be at the river. Few things bring me as much consistent […]

Reef Fishing the Florida Keys
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Reef Fishing the Florida Keys

Reef Fishing Lures Anglers to the Florida Keys by Tom Berg   Last year my brother Mike and I made a trip to the Florida Keys to do some serious fishing.  We set up our […]

florida shark fishing
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Florida Shark Fishing

Florida Shark Fishing Shark Fishing ExcitementRamps Up After Dark-by Tom Berg– I went on a Florida shark fishing charter once several years ago during a trip to Florida.  I caught some sharks and it was […]