Category Archives: Freshwater Fishing

saltwater striped bass fishing from a kayak

Striped Bass Fishing

Fishing for Stripers, Never a Boring Adventure They are called rockfish, linesiders, and stripers, but the one thing these rugged and powerful fish are never called is boring. One of the things that makes striped bass such a favorite with anglers is the fact that they are anadromous, meaning they ...
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fishing for arctic char

Meet the Twins – Arctic Char and Dolly Varden

Can you see the difference? Can you tell the difference between the Arctic Char and the Dolly Varden? Both belong to the char clan but even the most perceptive angler may not be able to tell them apart. For a long time, it was the belief that both these fish ...
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muskie fishing minnesota

Mille Lacs Muskie

Fishing Lake Mille Lacs for Massive Muskie The muskellunge, better know as Muskie, or musky, for short is a very popular species of fish that is found in abundance at Mille Lacs Lake in Minnesota as well as throughout many other regions of North America. But here at Mille Lacs ...
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tips for catching more largemouth bass

How to Catch More Largemouth Bass in Any Season

Luring The Largemouth Bass Anytime The largemouth bass is probably the most popular and sought-after freshwater fish in the North American continent, ranging in its native waters from Canada down to Mexico. They have also been introduced throughout many other parts of the world due to their hardiness and adaptability ...
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fishing for asian carp

These 4 Invasive Fish Species Can Make You Money

Get Paid to Catch Invasive Fish - Really? It is probably the last thing you think about when fishing. Whoever thinks about making money when enjoying the sport of fishing? The term "gone fishing" implies that you are off on a vacation of sorts away from the hustle and bustle ...
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Sunfish Fishing

Sunfish Fishing

Sunfish Fishing Sunfish Fishing Introduction Sunfish, the common name for a family of mostly small freshwater fish. Freshwater sunfish are noted for their nest-building. The male hollows out a depression in the sand where the female lays her eggs. After fertilizing the eggs, the male guards the nest and the ...
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Shad Fishing

Shad Fishing

Shad Fishing Shad Fishing Introduction Shad are valued as a sport fish. The male shad is an excellent game fish, showing multiple jumps and an occasional end-over-end; it has been called a "freshwater tarpon". The pregnant female does not fight much, but is often kept for the roe. The current ...
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Northern Pike Fishing Charters

Northern Pike Fishing

 Fishing Northern Pike The Northern Pike (known simply as a Pike in Britain, Ireland, Canada and in parts of the United States of America). Northern Pike, is a species of carnivorous fish of the genus Esox (the pikes). They are typically found in the brackish and fresh waters of the ...
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Perch Fishing Charters

Perch Fishing

Perch Fishing Perch Fishing Introduction Perch is a common name for fish of the genus Perca, freshwater gamefish belonging to the family Percidae. The perch, of which there are three species in different geographical areas, lend their name to a large group of fish. Many species of freshwater gamefish more ...
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Catfish Fishing Charters

Catfish Fishing

Catfish Fishing Catfish are a diverse group of ray-finned fish. Named for their prominent barbels, which resemble a cat's whiskers, catfish range in size and behavior from the heaviest and longest, the Mekong giant catfish from Southeast Asia and the second longest, the wels catfish of Eurasia. Most catfish are ...
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Crappie Fishing Charters

Crappie Fishing

Crappie Fishing White Crappie and Black Crappie are very similar and very popular fish. They are often found schooling together and most anglers can not tell the difference when they catch one of each. Black and white crappie are the same colors ranging from dark olive to black on top ...
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how to fish for largemouth bass

Bass-Largemouth Bass Fishing

Updated 4-10-17 Largemouth Bass Fishing There is no species of gamefish more popular with anglers than the largemouth bass. Though native to North America, they have been introduced to many parts of the world, sometimes with negative consequences. In situations where they are invasive species, such as in Japan's Lake ...
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