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Put down the iPad and scout on foot this spring and summer

Put down the iPad and scout on foot this spring and summer

Whether it's watching birds or other wildlife, or monitoring game animals via trail cam, the author wonders: Does anyone go outdoors anymore?

April 2014
Slab frenzy 2014: Top tactics for ice-out crappies

Slab frenzy 2014: Top tactics for ice-out crappies

Open water is advancing north, and that means the first, best crappie fishing opportunities of spring

April 2014
Fishing without a trace: Enjoy the sport without ruining it for others

Fishing without a trace: Enjoy the sport without ruining it for others

Be stewards of the land and water, even removing litter when you find it.

April 2014

Ice fishing wanes as lakes begin to thaw

Winter continues to hang around across the northern parts of the state, however fishing is winding down as lake ice begins to deteriorate.

April 2014
A sure sign that warmer weather is on the way: Spring spooling

A sure sign that warmer weather is on the way: Spring spooling

A charter captain respooling his fishing reels is sign that spring is not far away.

April 2014
How will harsh Midwestern winter affect open-water fishing?

How will harsh Midwestern winter affect open-water fishing?

Silver-lining to challenging ice-angling season and potentially late ice-out: More fish remain in the lakes for soft-water fishing

March 2014
Great Lakes are frozen

Great Lakes are frozen

As of mid-February the Great Lakes are considered completely frozen for the first time in years.

March 2014
New in-line reels eliminate dreaded “lure spin”

New in-line reels eliminate dreaded “lure spin”

Ice fishing innovation cures twisted line, thus resulting in more bites through the hard water

February 2014
Follow the forage: the sunfish and crappies of March

Follow the forage: the sunfish and crappies of March

Bluegills and crappies are moving to the shallows. Play your cards right, and you’ll own the bite

February 2014
Top secrets of successful late-ice northern pike anglers

Top secrets of successful late-ice northern pike anglers

Some of the best fishing of the year for aggressive freshwater pike is exploding under the ice

February 2014

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