Freshwater Archives - Page 2 of 7 - The Fisherman


This good-sized perch was duped by pounding a small jig in the mud, pulling the fish in from a distance as it was attracted by both sight and sound.

Late Ice: Pressured Panfish

Extend the hot bite of early ice by altering your presentation and location to adapt to specific panfish preferences.

Wet flies, nymphs and streamers

Freshwater: Flying in Still Waters

All manner of gamefish from trout to bass can be had in late fall at your local lake or pond, and the fly rod is the perfect tool to tempt them.

Rely on a Secret Spot

While new water provides the excitement of uncertainty and adventure, home waters offer consistency through familiarity and knowledge.