Happy 2016! This could be the best fishing year of your life — we hope so, and will do our best to help you make it so. So let’s start it off right!
Today’s Top 4
We wish we started off 2016 this way too:
Biggie hammered a 3/16-oz Clam Bomb Spoon and minnow head.
What if you could put a camera at the end of your line? Darren T. gives us a glimpse:
That’s Aqua-Vu’s new Micro Manager. Can’t wait for the Nano Manager….
James D. on a multi-species slam:
New Year’s fishing with dad, Pat D., on Crow Lake and Sabaskong Bay in Nestor Falls, ON. Send us some ‘eye shots!
Bald Eagle Lake.
From sensei Chip Leer:
Like filtering out peewee perch:
NAIFC panfish ace Kevin Fassbind uses a combo of Humminbird SI and Aqua-Vu underwater viewing to find main basin crappies. Saves a ton of hole drilling.
Make sure you note the special code for Target Walleye/Ice subscribers!
Fishing trip with Al Lindner + complete sets of In-Fish mags, Walleye Guides & Walleye Insiders. Plus this kicker:
What COULD happen, according to U of Mich researcher Hyong Zhang:
> Asian carp would greatly reduce the traditional food sources for walleye, rainbow trout, gizzard shad and emerald shiners.
> Ultimately, Asian carp could account for as much as 34% of the overall fish weight in Lake Erie.
…when stored in a freezer.
Apparently it’s okay for ice fishing?
Turns out they still have a few ‘eyes on the big pond…. Murray H. with a 30+ on Mille Lacs.
Tip of the Day
Shot of the Day
Tate’s first 10-inch ‘gill — not a bad way to start the year!
Caught on an Epoxy Drop jig from Clam Outdoors.
Let’s go ice!