Category: panfishing

I’ll happily take a Bluegill on days as cold a…

I’ll happily take a Bluegill on days as cold as this

Sometimes it is just fun to break the norm and…

Sometimes it is just fun to break the norm and fish a different way. Bluegill fishing off a dock with my ice fishing rod sounded like a nice change of pace, and in weather this cold I was happy to be catching anything

This little creek looked like the perfect habi…

This little creek looked like the perfect habitat for some big Bowfin, sadly all that seemed to be biting the day I was there was Bluegill

Only little Bluegill were willing to bite in t…

Only little Bluegill were willing to bite in this stretch of the creek today. Still a good excuse to get out and wade a little!

You’d be surprised how few Bluegill I catch on…

You’d be surprised how few Bluegill I catch on the main stem of the Ohio River. To be fair I don’t tend to fish for them much here, but you’d still expect me to catch a few here and there

I’m really not sure how I ended up a Warmouth …

I’m really not sure how I ended up a Warmouth while crappie fishing

Bluegill are one of the most underrated fish a…

Bluegill are one of the most underrated fish around here

I ran out of white hair jigs, but I had a few …

I ran out of white hair jigs, but I had a few black bucktail jigs left so I decided to give them a shot

There were people at my favorite fishing spot,…

There were people at my favorite fishing spot, so I went to my back up spot while I waited for them to leave. Luckily my back up was full of hungry fish

The Crappie really outnumbered the Bluegill to…

The Crappie really outnumbered the Bluegill today, it won’t be long before the crappie go back deep and the Bluegill take over the shallows again