Category: panfishing

Southern Indiana is not known for having clear…

Southern Indiana is not known for having clear rivers, much less rivers where you can sight fish. After a lot of searching I’ve finally found one of those rare places

I drove an hour to this lake because Yellow Pe…

I drove an hour to this lake because Yellow Perch have been sampled in it, it would seem most of the fish willing to bite were just Bluegill

You know spring has arrived when you start fin…

You know spring has arrived when you start finding Warmouth hiding in tree roots again

The usual panfish showed up in the creek!

The usual panfish showed up in the creek!

Some days you just need to toss goofy looking …

Some days you just need to toss goofy looking flies at Bluegill

If you have followed this blog for very long y…

If you have followed this blog for very long you know I love seeing the color variations that a fish species can have. All of these Longear Sunfish were caught on the same day from the same stretch of the creek 

Sunfish this size are the most fun to catch on…

Sunfish this size are the most fun to catch on a 5 weight fly rod

This creek doesn’t offer too many big Bluegill…

This creek doesn’t offer too many big Bluegill, so I always get extra excited when I catch a nice one

Microfishing this river resulted in some beaut…

Microfishing this river resulted in some beautiful little Warmouth, Green Sunfish and Redspotted Sunfish

Some days you just have to fish with an ultral…

Some days you just have to fish with an ultralight rod