For safety and success in the hard-water season, ICE FORCE® offers the best tools on the market. Before hitting the ice, make room in your bucket or sled for the following Rapala®, StrikeMaster® and MarCum® accessories, some new and some tried-and-true classics. Continue reading
Want to fish even when winds whip up and temps plummet downward? StrikeMaster’s new Surface Suit, the ultimate cold-weather outerwear, will keep you warm, comfortable and safe on the ice. Continue reading
Stand-Out Performance Meets Stand-Out Look In New Otter Ice Houses
Otter ice houses feature a sharp new look this season, but the innovations don’t end with eye candy. Warmer and stronger as well, the new Otters are engineered to offer the most durable, longest lasting shells on the market. Continue reading
Looking for the ideal combination of weight, cutting speed and value in an ice auger? Look no further than the StrikeMaster Lazer Mag [Product 'Lazer%20Mag' not found!] …the fastest, lightest, most powerful auger on the ice. Continue reading
Should I stay or should I go?
How many times has that question crossed your mind when anchored on a spot that you just know should hold fish, but has for some reason not yet yielded even a nibble. Continue reading
As owner/operator of Late-Eyes Sport Fishing Guide Service, ICE FORCE Pro-Staffer Capt. Paul Delaney practically lives on the ice and water of Door County, Wis. No matter the season, Delaney’s clients pull big fish from the waters of Green Bay and Lake Michigan, including Oconto, Marinette, Sturgeon Bay, Egg Harbor, Fish Creek, Sister Bay, the Menominee, Fox and Cedar rivers and Little Bay De Noc. Continue reading
As winter’s grip on the Ice Belt starts to slip, the moment when we punch our last hole for the season draws ever nearer. Many of us will hold out as long as there’s safe ice to support our weight, but the outcome is inevitable. Continue reading
MarCum’s line of mechanical flashers and their new all-digital sonar units require very little maintenance and preparation for storage. To ensure your MarCum works as expected next winter, follow this short check list to ensure your unit will come out of summer storage working properly and ready to hit the ice. Continue reading
All good things come to an end, eventually. The current ice season will be no exception. For many of us in the Ice Belt, we’re down to the final few precious weeks of ice time, due to the sun’s ever-intensifying impact on the snow and ice that blankets our favorite fisheries. Continue reading
Off-season or extended storage of your Polaris snowmobile requires preventative measures to prolong its life.
“An hour spent today prepping your machine for off-season storage will save you a big headache – and potentially a pretty penny – next ice-fishing season,” says ICE FORCE Pro-Staffer James Holst. Continue reading