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Tackle & Techniques: the perfect rig!

Tackle & Techniques: the perfect rig!

Aug 30, 2015

John Wilkins caught 2,011 fish in a 24-hour period using very simple yet very precise tackle, baits, and attractants. Put these principles to work and multiply your own catch by the hundreds!

Tackle & Technique: panfish bait options

Tackle & Technique: panfish bait options

Jun 29, 2015

Keep your tackle simple, your bait fresh, and try these ground and hook bait options for panfish!

Tackle & Techniques: Bank fishing tips

Tackle & Techniques: Bank fishing tips

May 30, 2015

It’s summertime, prime time for family fishing. Try this simple approach to bank fishing and work fish and family into a frenzy!

New Products – Chapel Baits

New Products – Chapel Baits

Feb 27, 2015

Global ground & hook bait maker, Marukyu, now offers new portion-packed baits and attractants from Chapel Baits of the UK.

New Product – Sabiki bait

New Product – Sabiki bait

Jul 31, 2014

Catching your own bait is a whole new game when you add a sabiki rig and an attractant like Marukyu’s krill-based chum.

Destination: Kinkaid Lake, Illinois

Destination: Kinkaid Lake, Illinois

Apr 30, 2013

“Crappie are moving into the creeks feeding Kinkaid Lake in good numbers right now,” said crappie pro Kyle Schoenherr who guides on this 2,750-acre reservoir in southern Illinois. “The water is still cold, and I’d say we’re still a step away from the crappie pre-spawn period here.”