by Bob Jensen | To some anglers, lure color isn’t that important. To other anglers, color is very important. To the most successful anglers, lure color is part of the equation. In a good number of situations, whether it be open-water or ice-fishing, the color of your lure can affect how many fish you catch. […]
Dave and Ron York set there sights high in the altitudes of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. They are very successful in calling many immature elk into their sights, but pass. Their patience pays off when a big bull responds to their call in this muzzle loader hunt.
by Bob Jensen | Ice-fishing is in high gear wherever people go ice-fishing. Ice-fishing can be a wonderful social event that anglers of all skill levels and ages can take part in. I recently got to watch a dad introduce his young son to ice-fishing with outstanding results. The best time of the ice-fishing […]
by Bob Jensen There’s been a skim of ice on the small ponds lately in the northern part of the region where people go ice-fishing. That skim is gone by late morning, but it’s a reminder that ice-fishing is getting closer every day. Although the more we learn about ice-fishing the more we realize that […]
by Bob Jensen | I went ice-fishing for the first time of the season a few days ago. It was a good trip even though the fish chose not to participate as much as we would have liked. We were on a lake in central Minnesota: The ice was about 15 inches thick. Anglers had […]
by Bob Jensen The year 2016 started off with cold temperatures and reports of a hot perch bite on Big Stone Lake at Ortonville, Minnesota, right on the Minnesota/South Dakota border. Some friends and I planned a trip to Big Stone with an eye on the weather. We decided that as soon as there was […]
by Bob Jensen Winter is making its annual visit. Some folks really look forward to winter, others don’t. One of the reasons some people don’t like winter is the cold. However, with all the improvements that have been made in outdoor clothing, there really is no need to be cold. Sure your nose and cheeks […]