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  • High-Low Winter Trout Master the ups and downs for more ‘bows and browns

    DATE:January 19th, 2018
    High-Low Winter Trout Master the ups and downs for more 'bows and browns   Fluctuating water levels can throw winter trout anglers a curve on lakes across the Ice Belt. But they don't have to keep you from putting fish on the ice. Armed with the right approach, you can still enjoy banner catches whether your favorite lake is high, low or somewhere in between. "Rainbows and brown trout are shoreline-related fish from first ice to the early midwinter...
  • ODU Magazine’s December Winter Fishing Edition

    DATE:December 31st, 2017
    ODU Magazine's December Winter Fishing Edition This magazine splits open water fishing, ice fishing and hunting almost equally between 25 articles. Including: Freshwater to saltwater fishing. Ice lures to use and what to target. Flounder and tautog. How to target open water winter fish. A wonderful story from a new writer named Jofie Lamprecht, about his hunting companion Gideon. Have you ever hunted javelina? This digital magazine will entertain and teach without a...
  • January is ice fishing month in the north and bundle up time in the south. Read how experts fish both conditions in this issue of CrappieNow Magazine, January 2018.

    DATE:December 26th, 2017
    View this email online January is ice fishing month in the north and bundle up time in the south. Read how experts fish both conditions in this issue of CrappieNow Magazine, January 2018. Opening CastThe college national football championship, Super Bowl, and sports shows makes this a great time of year, at least for football fans and crappie fishermen. A lot of other things… Advanced Seasonal Structure: Bends & Ledges  By Tim Huffman   Winter fishing water that’s not...
  • Tennessee’s Winter Crappie Fishing with Chris Duraji

    DATE:December 26th, 2017
    Tennessee’s Winter Crappie Fishing with Chris Duraji Story & photos by John E. Phillips   Cold weather can be a nightmare for crappiers to fish. However, if you're like me, you have to fish when you have a chance. You can’t change the fishing conditions. I recently fished with Chris Duraji of Lebanon, Tenn., a 42-year crappie veteran, who told me, “The crappie in Center Hill and Dale Hollow reservoirs can be caught all year long. The water is deep and clear.” The month...
  • Doctor Sonar Newsletter

    DATE:December 14th, 2017
    Your Monthly News & Updates This Issue Christmas special on gift cards 2 Sonar Tips A new Aqua-Vu discount special Electronics training date Visit Our Website Sonar Tip     Fish in trees This example shows why I like to run my down imaging and 2D sonar at the same time. the top arrow shows the fish better on 2d and the bottom arrow shows the fish better on DI. If you just...
  • MercuryDockline: Reindeer Lake Trout Camp is the place to be

    DATE:December 8th, 2017
    DECEMBER 2017 FEATURED STORY Reindeer Lake Trout Camp “Fishing is livelihood here” As you push off the dock of Reindeer Lake Trout Camp, this particular spot quickly seems like exactly the right place to be if you’ve arrived here with a fishing rod in your hand. Read full story » QUICKBITE TIPS Lubricating Steering Linkages Learn the easy steps to keep your outboard motor steering linkages lubricated with...
  • The November/December Fishing Edition From ODU Is Out

    DATE:December 6th, 2017
    This edition of ODU Magazine again splits time with open water fishing and ice fishing. 28 separate articles are inside covering bass to trout fishing. The last two articles are from two new contributors Margie Anderson and Joella Bates who are truly dedicated outdoors women who love what they do. Magazine Link: https://www.odumagazine.com/Magazines/ODUNovDec2017/ Titles to look forward to: Ice Fishing Zone It’s Time To Think About Ice-Fishing, Pg 8 Total Recon, Pg 11 Early Ice Crappies,...
  • Fishing The WildSide November Newsletter: Catch The Pre-Ice Bite!

    DATE:November 10th, 2017
    Inside The WildSide - Seasonal Solutions Catch The Pre-Ice Bite! Don’t pack away your open-water tackle just yet. Winter’s impending arrival means it’s time to take advantage of a unique and highly productive fishing pattern I like to call the “pre-ice bite.” Make no mistake, the lengthy feeding periods, extended strike windows and aggressive behavior of mid-fall are history once...
  • MercuryDockline: Tips for Winterizing Your Outboard

    DATE:November 9th, 2017
    NOVEMBER 2017 FEATURED STORY Winterizing Your Outboard Prepare your outboard for its "long winter’s nap" It may be tempting just to throw a cover over your outboard and call it a day, but temperatures below freezing can cause costly damage to an engine that isn’t winterized properly. Whether you do the job yourself or take your outboard in for service, spending a little time and money today potentially can save a lot of both come spring. Read full story » QUICKBITE...
  • Create HD maps on your Boating app!

    DATE:November 8th, 2017
    SonarChart™ is a 1ft/0.5m HD bathymetry map that is constantly improved with sonar logs shared by boaters. The extraordinary bottom contour detail helps increase depth awareness, so you can boat safer and fish smarter! See SonarChart™ on your Boating app If you haven’t yet downloaded charts to your Boating app, select Menu > Download Map. The Navionics icon in the lower left corner indicates that Nautical Chart is being displayed. Just tap the icon to switch to SonarChart™! You may...