Whiskers and Ditty Poles

One of my fondest memories of setting bank poles, or ditty poles as many call them, took place on the Des Moines River two summers ago. My friends Josh, Jarred [...]

By |June 11th, 2018|1 Comment

Low Water Catfish

Over the better part of the last decade low water has really not been an issue to deal with when catfishing, especially here in the North Country. The talk in [...]

By |May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Hot Weather Whiskers

By Nick Johnson In my early cattin' days I struggled like any beginner trying to succeed. Summer, hot weather catfish would sometimes find their way to my hook but the [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Hard Water Channel Cats

By Eric Katzenmeyer For many anglers, the word catfish conjures up thoughts of heavy line, circle hooks and bait so smelly you don't dare touch it with bare hands.  Fishing [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Flatheads: Beyond Traditional

By Nick Johnson When one talks beyond traditional methods for catching fish, your mind will conjure up ideas of a new trick or an innovative tactic. A tactic that may [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Dippin’ for Cats

By Jarred Marvin I remember the first time I ever took a quick sniff of dip bait. I can’t recall who I was with or where exactly, but I remember [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Cooling Water Channel Cats

Catfishing during late summer and into fall can be some of the most amazing fishing of the year. It can also be one of the more head scratching times of [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Spring Time Channel Cats

By Brad Durick As spring fever begins to subside, rivers and lakes begin to warm. The northern rivers and lakes begin to open up after a long winter of being [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|0 Comments
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