Sep

17

Ice Fishing Insights from Bryan “Beef” Sathre

Ice Fishing Insights from Bryan "Beef" Sathre

What makes the bite the toughest in Northern Minnesota and how do you overcome it to still catch fish?
Everyone goes to their favorite lakes again and again, even when the bite is slow. Drive a few more miles down the road, do some exploring. Ditch the permanent house, grab an Otter. Stay portable with the new Honda auger, pop some holes and underwater scout with a MarCum LX-9 [Product 'LX-9' not found!] to find a great bite nobody else knows. Continue reading

Feb

7

On-Ice Report #7, James Holst: Walleye Not Biting? Target Whitefish Instead

On-Ice Report #7, James Holst: Walleye Not Biting? Target Whitefish Instead

In late January many ice anglers find themselves in a self-imposed time-out, due to a mix of mid-winter blues and cold fronts that plunge temps well below zero. But as host of a fishing TV show, James Holst can’t take a time out. He’s got to find biting fish no matter how cold it is or how finicky the fish get. Continue reading

Feb

7

On-Ice Report #6, Bryan “Beef” Sathre: Aggressive Fish Forecast

On-Ice Report #6, Bryan "Beef" Sathre: Aggressive Fish Forecast

Been staring at your deadstick bait on your MarCum screen, watching negative walleye after walleye swim past it without even a second look? Bryan “Beef” Sathre of Fathead Guide Service has good news from the north country – we’re about to cross the late-winter threshold, and that means more aggressive fish! Continue reading

Feb

7

On-Ice Report #5, Quintin Biermann: ‘Stacking The Box’ Through The Cold Snap

On-Ice Report #5, Quintin Biermann: Stacking The Box Through The Cold Snap

On the heels of “wacky” weather that’s dropped the Ice Belt into the Deep Freeze, hot spots and patterns have been hard to come by for Quintin Biermann. Still, he’s been able to find some biters in South Dakota’s Glacial Lakes and Prairie Region.

“It’s been tough to keep fish on a pattern, as far as location goes… and what the fish want,” says the ICE FORCE Pro-Staffer and In-Depth Outdoors TV personality. Continue reading