Panfish Archives - 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.

2017 6 Cranking Summer Crappies Trolling

Cranking Summer Crappies

Trolling small crankbaits can be the secret to finding large, summertime crappies as they transition to deep structure.

2017 2 Winter Action Ice Man

Winter Action: Down in a Hole

Fishing doesn’t stop during the winter for those who walk on water. Knowing where to set your holes is the key to a successful outing.