The polar vortex might have its grip on many states across the country, however it is providing incredible opportunities for those hard water anglers who are willing to brave the frigid temperatures. This week Jim and Trav will cover ice fishing safety, new gear and trends, nationwide ice fishing reports from the pros’ and more!
Modern fishing technology has changed everything and it takes a lot of the guess work out of locating fish. This week, Steve Pennaz talks with Jim and Trav about utilizing technology like GPS mapping to locate hot spots under the ice. He’ll also give some tips for night fishing for crappie.
Jim Crowley with Hook & Hunt TV will tell us how to locate schooled up fish in smaller lakes and ponds in 15-to-20 feet of water! He’ll also dish out advice for scoring bluegills and crappie using Wax Worms tipped on very small Ice Jigs and how he’ll be ice fishing for trout with Rapala Ice Jigs as well!
Unpro Ice Fishing
Temperatures in Wisconsin have been brutal in the past week with subzero temps brought in by the polar vortex. Chance Orth from Unprofessional Fisherman gives a regional ice fishing report and discusses how the weather conditions are affecting the fishing.
If the extreme cold isn’t your scene, then CatDaddy has some great ideas for filling your time until the warm up comes around. Right now he’s pouring lead making weights and sinkers, and doing maintenance on all of his equipment. Tune in for tips from CatDaddy this week!
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