The Low-Down on Tip-Ups: The Best Tip-Ups Reviewed

For most winter anglers, tip-ups are essential gear. Whether you want to cover a lot of water, try multiple baits and depths, or just increase the odds of landing fish while you jig in the comfort of an ice shanty, well-designed tip-ups are a reliable, effective fishing tool. From monster pike to plate-sized panfish, a … Read moreThe Low-Down on Tip-Ups: The Best Tip-Ups Reviewed

Best Flashers for Ice Fishing: Stone-Cold Sonar Systems Reviewed

Flashers have been an ice fishing must-have for years, and more than a few winter anglers won’t even think about dropping a line unless there’s a transducer in the hole with it. If you’ve used one of these sonar systems, you know why–they work so well it’s almost like cheating! Three brands dominate the scene: … Read moreBest Flashers for Ice Fishing: Stone-Cold Sonar Systems Reviewed

Soft Baits for Hard Water: Our Favorite Plastics for Ice Fishing

Ice fishing is at the forefront of innovation within the sport of angling, and while each new summer sees much the same gear on the water, the short days of winter witness new gear every year. On the hard water, for instance, the days of long rods are finished. Today you’ll see most ice anglers … Read moreSoft Baits for Hard Water: Our Favorite Plastics for Ice Fishing