Ice Fishing Tips Archives

fishing-38 Given the advances of the past couple decades, ice fishing equipment has come a long way.  Gone are the days of freezing your tail off, hunched over a hole with a rod cut from a summer pole attempting to catch fish through a hole in the ice.  Today’s equipment allows for unprecedented mobility as well [...]

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fishing-36 One of the most popular recreational forms of fishing in Scandinavia, Russia and Germany is Ice Fishing, a sport also practiced in Canada and the United States, not only during winter, but also all year round in Alaska. However the most popular place to enjoy this activity is in the Great Lakes. Considered originally from [...]

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fishing-34 Although ice fishing is, in itself, an exhilarating and enjoyable sport, your pleasure and ultimate success can be greatly enhanced by the use of ice fishing accessories. Not only should your ice fishing accessories be those items that assist in the catching of the fish, but they should also be geared to your comfort and [...]

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Ice Fishing Tackle and Tools

fishing-35 In addition to warm clothes and waterproof boots the following gear is all you need to catch fish through the ice in the winter:     A short fishing rod and a small reel.    Fishing line.    A package of wax worms or meal worms, and some small hooks. Tackle Jigging rod – Light and flexible rods [...]

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Tips For Catching Perch Through The Ice

fishing-45 As with other fish species, perch are more susceptible to be caught through the ice when light conditions change, so the mornings and/or evenings are usually very productive times of the day to be fishing for perch. Perch also tend to “school up” and suspend over deep water during the winter, whereas during other seasons, [...]

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