Illinois - Cory Yarmuth

Title Issue
Crank up your spring fishing with the versatile king of lures

Crank up your spring fishing with the versatile king of lures

A look at the many types of crank baits and the fish that chase them

April 2016
Spring walleyes provide angler excitement

Spring walleyes provide angler excitement

As much as some of ice guys don't want to believe it, spring is actually here.

February 2016
Ice fishing tip No. 1: dress for success

Ice fishing tip No. 1: dress for success

One thing that people often overlook is the most important part of their gear and that is their clothing and how they plan on dressing for the ice.

January 2016
Any suggestions for fishing addiction . . .er . . . fishing withdrawal?

Any suggestions for fishing addiction . . .er . . . fishing withdrawal?

Over the past several months I have been bombarded by work and home obligations that have kept me from spending the time on the water that has been much needed.

December 2015
Structure yourself a good winter of fishing

Structure yourself a good winter of fishing

Keep thinking about the structure fish may be following even after the lakes freeze over.

November 2015
Lake Michigan downfall?

Lake Michigan downfall?

I wish I could say that I had a superior season on Lake Michigan this year, however this would certainly be far from the truth. Dismal would be a much better word to describe this year.

October 2015
If you aren’t out bowhunting, you should be fishing for walleyes

If you aren’t out bowhunting, you should be fishing for walleyes

Early to late fall is often overlooked as prime fishing opportunities in Illinois.

October 2015
Hoping for a return of the fall kings on Lake Michigan

Hoping for a return of the fall kings on Lake Michigan

If you haven’t heard about the condition of the fishing on Lake Michigan, then you must be under a rock somewhere. We have all heard the debates about stocking, natural reproduction, and the dreaded mussels.

August 2015
Proud to pass on love of fishing (and catching)

Proud to pass on love of fishing (and catching)

Growing up with a father that was passionate about the outdoors I knew that I would eventually pass that along to any children that I was to have.

June 2015
What is the state of fishing on Lake Michigan?

What is the state of fishing on Lake Michigan?

The fall of the salmon fishery is almost unavoidable.

May 2015