Mille Lacs Lake Walleye
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Mille Lacs Lake Walleye

Mille Lacs is hard to beat when it comes to a fishery that provides endless opportunities to catch multiple species, and of quality size too. “Minnesota Gold”, better known as walleye is undoubtedly the hot […]

Ice Fishing

Ice Fishing – Getting Down

Few feelings in ice fishing are as frustrating as the disappointment of spotting fish on sonar—then watching them swim away before your lure reaches the strike zone. Thankfully, you can put an end to these […]

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IDEAS FOR BETTER ICE FISHING

There are a few concepts for ice-fishing that are really good starting points.  If you’ll practice these concepts, with minor revisions every time out, you’ll be more successful on the ice this ice-fishing season.  In […]

Ice Fishing

Fluoro is Nice on Ice

While fluorocarbon’s been available for decades, anglers are just now taking note of its superiority for ice fishing My thoughts often turn wistful when I step onto a frozen lake these days. It’s not that […]

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ICE-FISHING WITH SPOONS

Ice-anglers have a good number of different baits and bait styles available to them.  One of the most popular and effective bait styles for ice-fishing is spoons.  Look in the tacklebox of almost any angler […]

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FIRST ICE PANFISH

I was at an ice-fishing Open House at a retail tackle shop recently.  There some anglers there who had been looking at a long range weather forecast.  According to this forecast, cold weather is headed […]

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Last Ice Blitz

  The final weeks of ice fishing season often produce some of the fastest action we’ve seen all winter. Days are getting longer, temperatures are warmer and meltwater seeping into the lakes rejuvenates the fish […]

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Ice Fishing Tips from New York DEC

Ice fishing opportunities abound in New York State. Winter anglers catch a variety of fish; primarily perch, sunfish, pickerel, northern pike and walleye. In addition, many waters throughout New York State are open to fishing […]

MID-WINTER ICE-FISHING TIPS
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MID-WINTER ICE-FISHING TIPS FROM BOB JENSEN

We’re entering the mid-winter ice-fishing season.  Ice-fishing this time of year can be productive, but it can also be challenging.  If we have answers for those challenges, we can be successful at catching fish through […]

IMPULSE Your Ice Fishing
Ice Fishing

IMPULSE Your Ice Fishing From Northland

Four little Northland baits that will trigger panfish and bass to hit and even when everyone is not catching, you will.Order link >>> https://shop.northlandtackle.com/soft-plastics/ The IMPULSE® Helium Mayfly’s bug-like looks and slow-falling, natural gliding action […]

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HT Up To 50% Off On Select Products

HT Enterprises Inc. has been producing and marketing a full line of premium quality outdoor products since the early 1970’s. HT’s product line began with the industry’s most comprehensive line of ice tackle, including the first […]

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HALFTIME FOR ICE-FISHING

If the ice-fishing season was like a football or basketball game, we would be at about halftime.  We’ve had a good amount of ice-fishing so far, but there’s still a lot of outstanding ice-fishing opportunities […]

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First time on the ice in 2018

The Custom Jigs & Spins Slender Spoon took top honors, including bring in my 198th fish state award. I used 3 Custom Jigs lures – Glo Pro Slender Spoon, Demon and Rocker. No bait was […]

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FIRST ICE-FISHING TRIP

I went ice-fishing for the first time of the season a few days ago.  It was a good trip even though the fish chose not to participate as much as we would have liked.  We […]

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ICE-FISHING IDEAS

There was a skim of ice on the pond this morning which served as a good reminder that ice-fishing is getting closer all the time.  While we’re probably still a couple of weeks away from […]

HT Enterprises - Our Story
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HT Enterprises – Our Story

HT Enterprises Inc. has been producing and marketing a full line of premium quality outdoor products since the early 1970’s. HT’s product line began with the industry’s most comprehensive line of ice tackle, including the first […]

Lipless Rattlebait
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A New Lipless Rattlebait To Add To Your Tacklebox

Recent years have witnessed explosive growth in our understanding of the hardwater walleye. As more anglers tread familiar and exotic walleye waters, our repertoire of productive techniques for everyone’s favorite Perciformes has expanded rapidly. Gone […]

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BE VERSATILE FOR MORE ICE-FISHING SUCCESS

Across the ice-belt there are several species of fish that anglers have the opportunity to catch from under the ice.  Walleyes, northern pike, perch, crappies and other types of panfish, smallmouth and largemouth bass and […]

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ICE-FISHING IDEAS

There was a skim of ice on the pond this morning which served as a good reminder that ice-fishing is getting closer all the time.  While we’re probably still a couple of weeks away from […]

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Gearing Up For First Ice

Anglers await the arrival of the first ice of winter with great anticipation. The short-lived first ice bite is classically one of the best of the winter, with active fish still found in near-shore, oxygen-rich […]

Is Tungsten the Answer
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Is Tungsten the Answer?

If you’re like me you trust that the companies who make fishing products, especially jigs, are looking out for our natural resources. It’s the company’s responsibility to make sure that the products they are using […]

THINGS CHANGE
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THINGS CHANGE

Things change:  That’s true in life, and it’s true in fishing.  This past open water season and recently while ice-fishing I realized some changes that I found to be interesting.  Following are some of those […]

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FISKAS: Add Balance Your Early Season Fishing Plan

Innovative FISKAS Balances introduce alluring designs, undeniable fascination for fish…… Ever fished a balance? You know, those eccentric-looking, horizontal hanging contrivances with Scandinavian ancestry? Chances are, if you’ve been paying attention to trends in walleye, […]

Creating New Ice Anglers
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Creating New Ice Anglers

Ice-fishing is in high gear wherever people go ice-fishing.  Ice-fishing can be a wonderful social event that anglers of all skill levels and ages can take part in. I recently got to watch a dad […]