Everything you need to know to make your hard water adventures as comfortable, safe, enjoyable & productive as possible. Looks at the equip involved with ice fishing. Also takes an in-depth look at winter's best sport fish, including walleye, perch, crappie, pike, trout, whitefish, sunfish, catfish, bass & more. 200+ Color Photos; 8x9 inches, 192 pgs.
Whether you're a beginner or an expert, a lone wolf angler or a parent with fish-fanatic youngsters, fishing on ice has lots to offer everyone. But fishing on ice isn't without it's challenges, & that's where this book comes in. Ice Fishing: The Ultimate Guide covers everything you need to know to make your hard water adventures as comfortable, safe, enjoyable & productive as possible. The first part of the book looks at the equipment that's involved with ice fishing. The second part of the book takes an in depth look at winter's best sport fish, including walleye, perch, crappie, pike, trout, whitefish, sunfish, catfish, bass & more. For each species, you'll find detailed information about them, where you can expect to find them, & the different strategies for catching them. You'll learn about: * Staying warm & safe on the ice * Rod, reel & line selection * Lure selection & techniques * Specialty gear selection * Ice fishing strategies * Where to find the fish * Jigging & set line secrets * Includes tips from many of North America's finest pro ice anglers & guides.
WHAT THE EXPERTS ARE SAYING:
A deep reservoir of ice-fishing know-how... -- Jacob Edson, Editor - F&W Outdoors, Iola, WI
Tim's insights are invaluable to anglers of all levels. -- Matt Nicholls, Former Editor, Ontario Out of Doors magazine
Well-researched, honest, & yes, he really did catch a bigger bass than me last fall at the secret spot. --"BIG" Jim McLaughlin, Publisher Just Fishing, Canada's largest free fishing publication