by Bob Jensen  | Over the last four decades I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to go fishing with a lot of different anglers.  Some of these anglers were very, very skilled and they caught a lot of fish.  Others weren’t as skilled and they usually didn’t catch as many fish.  Early on I started watching […]

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by Bob Jensen  |   We’re well into another open water fishing season.  Some of us have been out a lot, some not so much, and some are getting ready for that first trip of the year.  The most important thing you can do to increase your chances for fishing success, in the eyes of […]

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by Bob Jensen  | The Midwest is blessed with all sorts of fishing opportunities. Lakes, rivers, ponds, and reservoirs dot our landscape.  Wherever you live, you don’t need to drive far to wet a line. Rivers can provide some outstanding fishing action throughout the summer. Actually, rivers can be good year ‘round, especially the larger […]

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by Bob Jensen  | Early summer can provide some of the best fishing action of the year for many species of fish found in the Midwest.  In fact, many very successful anglers consider June to be the best time of the year to go fishing.  Walleyes and bass are particularly susceptible to an angler’s presentation […]

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by Bob Jensen  | Largemouth bass can be found in lots of lakes, rivers, and ponds across the country.  In southern areas bass catching has been in full swing for weeks, but in the Midwest the bass action is just starting.  In fact, in some states that have an open and closed season for bass […]

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by Bob Jensen  | It’s a new open water fishing season across the Midwest.  Most of the states that have a closed season for some species of fish have opened, and in places where the season never closes, anglers have been fishing and catching for several weeks.  It used to be that anglers planned their […]

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by Bob Jensen  | A new fishing season is underway.  Some anglers commit themselves to trying new baits and techniques every new season.  They feel that trying new things makes them a more complete, versatile angler, and they’re right.  If you’re one of those curious people who wants to catch more fish, and if you […]

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by Bob Jensen  | The fishing season in several states across the Midwest will be opening soon.  In areas where seasons are open year ‘round, anglers are already out there chasing walleyes, northern pike, bass, and panfish.  The next few weeks and months are the most popular times for an angler to get on the […]

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