Ice Fishing and Ohio

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Sometimes it’s OK to get skunked when searching for new ice fishing locations

Sometimes it’s OK to get skunked when searching for new ice fishing locations

Stop visiting the same old community ice angling holes, and venture out to locate new honey holes away from the noise and crowds.

February 2016
Pre-planning your winter fishing rigs for ice walleyes

Pre-planning your winter fishing rigs for ice walleyes

Prepare your hard-water rods in advance with these line, lure, and terminal tackle setups.

January 2016
All the rage: soft plastics for winter panfish

All the rage: soft plastics for winter panfish

The idea of consistently putting panfish on the ice with soft plastics has become more than just an experiment.

January 2016
All about ice

All about ice

Understanding winter’s magic carpet

December 2015
Monitoring and catching ice walleyes during a dusky bite

Monitoring and catching ice walleyes during a dusky bite

Employ this hard-water strategy with an angling partner during the mid-ice period unfolding right now.

December 2015
Fishing tip: Dead-sticking vs. a set line… there’s a difference!

Fishing tip: Dead-sticking vs. a set line… there’s a difference!

Employ the correct technique with these fishing tactics for walleyes, pike, sunfish and crappies to produce more action and fillets via hard-water angling

December 2015
Top ice tips from the region’s angling experts

Top ice tips from the region’s angling experts

The lack of hard water has delayed the 2015-16 ice fishing season, but don’t worry, there will be ice!

December 2015
Bad behavior leads to ice fishing closure

Bad behavior leads to ice fishing closure

Camp Perry won’t allow it this year

December 2015
Ice fishing 2015-16: thoughts on preparing for first ice

Ice fishing 2015-16: thoughts on preparing for first ice

Replace fishing line, scour the tackle box, buy new lures, and fire up that gas auger right now!

November 2015
Preseason preparation tips for the upcoming ice fishing season

Preseason preparation tips for the upcoming ice fishing season

Shelters, clothing, rods, reels, tackle, and more. Time to prepare for the hard-water fishing season.

October 2015