Tackle & Techniques – Ice Jigs

Tackle & Techniques – Ice Jigs

Feb 1, 2013

Brian “Bro” Brosdahl has designed some of the most innovative ice jigs of recent years for Northland Fishing Tackle. Each has a distinct purpose, as SWF learned during our recent meeting in Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

Traveling Angler – Bass Lake

Traveling Angler – Bass Lake

Feb 1, 2013

Honest-to-goodness “bull” bluegill inhabit many of waters near Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Bass Lake is one of several marquee panfish lakes that almost guarantee a return of platter-sized ‘gills.

Tackle & Techniques- Ice Tackle Trends

Tackle & Techniques- Ice Tackle Trends

Jan 1, 2013

If products are, indeed, the lifeblood of the fishing tackle industry, at least one segment of the industry appears to be in robust health – ice fishing!

Reflections – Ice Fishing

Reflections – Ice Fishing

Dec 1, 2012

I recall my first ice fishing outing with my dad and brother. We knew nothing about ice fishing, and the sight of that seemingly endless expanse of ice and snow on Fox Lake in Illinois was absolutely intimidating.

Last chance ice 2012

Last chance ice 2012

Mar 15, 2012

If you are within a reasonable drive of the Minnesota Northwoods or Canadian waters, think twice before you store the auger, short rods and tip-ups. Where good ice prevails, the best ice fishing of the season may be right now!