Saltwater Anglers Cast Spoons

“There’s gold in them thar bays,” spoken as a play on words of Yosemite Sam’s famous cartoon quote. In the case of winter and early spring saltwater fishing, it means tie on gold-hued lures and hit the motherlode of inshore species. Gold baits have a long and storied history with inshore anglers. In fact, gold is the defacto color for many guides and seasoned anglers from winter into spring; specifically, metallic gold, as in saltwater strong spoons and spinnerbaits. Keep…

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Ice Fishing Walleye

Rippled, open waters are rapidly flattening across the northern reaches of the country, igniting the passions of avid ice anglers as they freeze closed. Right now – as the arenas are formed – season goals are being set, local excursions and farther-reaching adventures are being planned, and all manner of ice-fishing gear is being prepped. Of course, many ardent hardwater anglers are also thinking about new equipment; specifically, they’re thinking about new rods to support the various tactics they’ll employ…

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Angler Casting St. Croix Rod

St. Croix rods deliver distinct advantages on the water. This year, give the anglers on your list what they really want… St. Croix pride and handcrafted performance. Whether shopping for others or taking advantage of deep savings to add to your personal rod collection, St. Croix has anglers covered with our special two-week Holiday Sales Event, starting this Friday, December 4th and running through the 20th. It’s our way of saying “Thank You and Happy Holidays”, and a sure-fire way…

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Angler and Daughter with Tarpon

Whether you mine the Northeast for stripers, tuna, blues, sea bass and blackfish or hit the southern coast for redfish, snook, sea trout and flounder, the next several weeks will see some wild action on the inshore scene. Are you ready? St. Croix’s top pros are, and we’ve asked them to share a bit about what they’re doing to capitalize on the best bites in their respective areas right now. Northeast Coast Captain Robbie Radlof is a renowned guide at…

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Ice Fishing Angler

Launched in 2018 and expanded in 2019, the technology-laden Croix Custom Ice (CCI) series is back for the 2020/2021 ice season with three all-new extra-fast models to meet the needs of the most discriminating ice anglers. Headlined by the EYE RAISER – a 38” medium power, extra-fast action rod (CI38MXF) – the expanded CCI series also includes a 30” medium, extra-fast HOUSE ROD (CI30MXF) model and a new 32” light, extra-fast PAN DANCER (CI32LXF) model. Handcrafted in Park Falls, Wisconsin,…

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