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4 Soft Plastics for Crappie You Need to Try

As the temperature slowly warms up, crappie schools move to deeper water. Vertical presentations are ideal for pulling suspended slabs from their cool-water feeding zones and when the schools of baitfish become impossible to net, the savvy angler breaks...
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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...
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Identifying Travel Routes on Fishing Maps

In order to find and catch more fish, you need to understand where the high percentage areas exist in a body of water that they travel. A good fishing map will help you find all three important fish zones:...

4 Tips to Keep Your Bass Fishing Skills Sharp During Winter

Well, it’s officially that time of year again. There is snow on the ground, brutal temperatures are sweeping through most of the country; and all I can do is think about bass fishing. I am from central Illinois, meaning-...
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The Best Fishing Knots and How to Tie Them

There are hundreds of fishing knots suitable for the different types of fishing, from bass to saltwater to fly fishing. While each has a unique benefit, there are a few knots that stand out from the pack. Whether you...