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The 11 Best Colleges For Fishermen

Picking a college is one of the toughest decisions a teenager will ever have to make. Deciding where to spend your next 4+ years and prepare yourself for adulthood is a tough task, and there are several factors that students weigh for these. Academic reputation, career readiness, and campus life are all important things to consider, but just like any …

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6 Tips For Teaching Your Kids How To Fish

For every keen fisherman, casting a line on a lazy afternoon is more than just a casual pastime, it’s a passion. So it’s only natural you’d want to share this interest with your children. But fishing is a sport that requires concentration and commitment – not every child’s strong point. If you’re looking to introduce your family to the art …

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3 Places To Look For Ice Out Bass

There’s nothing more exciting to northern bass anglers than the sight of ice rapidly melting from the local lake or river… It means that spring has finally come, and with it comes the itch to dust off the rods and get out on the water for some ice out bass. As great as early spring fishing trips are for the …

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Late Season Ice Fishing For Crappie

Crappies are one of the most sought after species through the ice for several reasons. First, they are delicious. Second, they are willing biters, and third – they tend to travel in large schools. Unfortunately though, ice fishing for crappie later in the season can lead to a disappearing act. The reason for that disappearing act is simple – they …

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Late Ice Fishing For Walleyes

Walleye are one of the earliest spawners of all game fish. Their ideal water temperature for spawning is 43-48 degrees, which happens in a hurry once the ice comes off a lake. For that reason, their initial move toward their spawning grounds generally occurs when there is still fishable ice on the lake. This is also the reason that the …

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How To Easily Locate Fish Beneath The Ice

  This video, courtesy of 1rod1reelfishing, explains perfectly how to use The Deeper Fish Finder to mark and catch fish beneath hard water. Ice fishing offers tons of new challenges to anglers, and some even consider it a different sport altogether. The subculture of ice fisherman spend all day bouncing from hole to hole trying to find a school of hungry fish, …