Saturday, December 2nd, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

Saturday, December 2nd, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967


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Bobbers for ice fishing – video

“Tackle” Terry Tuma says bobbers are often used when you are dead-sticking or fishing two holes, and sometimes under tough bite conditions – it will provide a minimum amount of drag resistance on the fishing line.

Lake Okabena, Nobles County

The lake also holds healthy numbers of black and white crappies, a few bluegills and pike, some respectable perch, and plenty of channel catfish. In short, it’s a fine multi-species fishery.

Choosing the right fishing line – video

Whether you are using micro ice, fluorocarbon or braided fishing line, match the line with your rod and reel, the lure being used and the type of species you are fishing for.

Rod selection and length – video

“Tackle” Terry Tuma talks about the quality of the rod, along with length and rod sensitivity and action. Also make sure to match the reel size to the rod you choose and use a longer

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