CLUBS AND TOURNAMENTS

December 23, 2016 0

CLUBS AND TOURNAMENTS By Ken Poor Fishermen are, in general, a competitive group. Just about all fishing trips end with talk about who caught the biggest fish, the most fish or who had the big one on that got away. Ask any guy who has fished with his wife or girl friend and “allowed” her…

EARLY SEASON MUSKIES

November 25, 2016 0

Muskies begin their spawn in late winter about the same time the ice begins to melt on the northern lakes. Ice-out normally occurs from mid-March to mid-April. The peak of the muskie spawn usually occurs from late March to early April and tapers off by mid-April. Areas where muskies spawn include heavy vegetation in the…

DROP SHOT RIG

October 24, 2016 0

DROP SHOT RIG By Ken Poor The Drop Shot Rig is a finesse fishing technique that became popular for fishing western impoundments with clear, deep water for largemouth bass. It is a relatively simple, but very effective, technique that can be used in a variety of situations and for many different species of fish, other…

DOCKS AND BASS TIPS

October 24, 2016 0

DOCK BASS TIPS By Ken Poor On many lakes docks have replaced logs, trees, stumps and brush as natural habitat for bass. To a largemouth bass, docks or piers are nothing more than a pile of wood that provides them a safe place to hide, a great feeding opportunity and protection from bright sun light.…