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Using Contour Lines to Find Fish

Fishidy's online waterway pages offer fishing maps that provide all sorts of information to help anglers catch more fish and have more fun on the water. One of the most significant features of our maps are contour lines, which...
planer boards in water

Trolling with Planer Boards for Walleye

Well, I’ll just go ahead and say it: if you are serious about walleye fishing, you should be serious about trolling. However, something I’ve noticed amongst many anglers is a sense of apprehension about trolling. I can say that...
crappie anglers on ice

Winter Crappie Fishing: 5 Types of Structure to Look For

Winter crappie fishing can be a lot of fun if you know where to look. Crappie follow distinct patterns during each season. During the spring spawn they can be found in the shallows. In the summer they like to...

Smallmouth Bass: Fall Feedbag Favorites

When the leaves begin to change and the mornings become cool you know that the smallmouth bite will be heating up!  Many anglers will target these fish in fall due to their aggressive nature and active feeding that will...
underwater northern pike

Understanding the 3 Basic Needs of Fish

Fish have three basic urges. First, each species requires acceptable habitat - a safe territory with appropriate light, temperature and dissolved oxygen content. Secondly, fish need a ready supply of food. And third, fish must have the...