Underwater cameras will truly open up the hard-water angling world and help you put more fish topside
Don’t let the so-called ice fishing blues prevent you from landing walleyes and lunker panfish during the heart of the hard-water season.
Remember the acronym C.O.L.D to keep yourself warm when hunting, fishing, recreating outdoors in winter
If ice fishing or other activities tempt you outdoors these days, the one thing that can ruin the experience is getting cold.
Hard water angling requires working, efficient tackle, so reward yourself with more productive ice fishing by keeping gear properly organized.
Picking the brains of ice anglers who obsess over these fish for interesting insights
How to build a light wooden shelter that will comfortably hold 2-3 anglers, that can function as a lean-to on sunny days, and that can close up tight on cold days
Make contact with more hard-water walleyes via large, noisy baits to attract them.
I start thinking about spring gobbler season right after the holiday season, although my friends – as well as Paula – claim I think about it all year round.
Every day on the lake will be different, but following a simple strategy can boost your ice fishing odds for success.
Unfilled tag? Cold weather whitetails by stick-and-string pose one of hunting’s greatest but most satisfying North Country challenges.
Use your electronics to identify fruitless water and then locate active fish.
During the open water angling season, you can achieve longer casts with these tips from “Tackle” Terry Tuma.
We’re in the heart – and heat – of summer and most of us are enjoying a variety of outdoor activities. However, people who are active outdoors during the summer face a dilemma when it comes to insects and insect repellents.
By all accounts, white-tailed bucks should be moving in the daylight during the summer, but some still seem to be night owls.
Duct tape really works
Hunters and fishermen love maple sugaring
The idea of consistently putting panfish on the ice with soft plastics has become more than just an experiment.
Hit the water now to enjoy comfortable autumn fishing conditions and catch active walleyes.
Research lake and river maps, review your GPS, prepare your tackle, and explore the DNR and other pertinent websites, so you can hit the water ready to fish.
I don’t remember when I successfully called in my first flock of ducks, but I do remember when I first started to learn how to blow a call.
Reaping the greatest benefit from your wooded land or other rural property requires employing good stewardship practices
Having the proper tools and tackle will help you become more efficient and effective when practicing catch and release this open-water season.
Sweat matted hair and a soaked hat, the silence of the woods only broken by the buzzing of flies signals the frustrations of the latter part of turkey season for so many
Monitor the small angling details to catch more fish during the post-spawn period of May and June
I recently had the privilege to attend a lecture on the science of catch and release by Dr. Steven J. Cooke, who is an associate professor and Canada Research Chair of Environmental Science and Biology at Carleton University
With another open-water fishing season approaching, it’s time to think about getting the boat out of storage and begin the process of prepping it for another year.