Category: Redear Sunfish

Sometimes the long hikes back to these seclude…

Sometimes the long hikes back to these secluded lakes are totally worth it, this lake had some of the best panfish fishing I’ve come across in a while

This is the first Redear Sunfish I have ever s…

This is the first Redear Sunfish I have ever seen from this creek

This lake has the most ridiculous number of Bl…

This lake has the most ridiculous number of Bluegill and Redear Sunfish I have ever seen, I couldn’t get my jigs to the bottom before a fish had already taken the lure

I’ve finally gotten my fly casts down to the p…

I’ve finally gotten my fly casts down to the point where I can land my fly on the head of a fish. Luckily these competitive sunfish can’t help but hit a fly if it lands right on top of them

This little Redear Sunfish had the most subtle…

This little Redear Sunfish had the most subtle red spot on its opercular flap

A surprise little Redear Sunfish from a predom…

A surprise little Redear Sunfish from a predominet Bluegill hole

These gorgeous little guys were set up in a sh…

These gorgeous little guys were set up in a shallow cove and had obviously seen many lures. I had to resort to using worms to get any of them to bite

My first time fishing this lake for Redear Sun…

My first time fishing this lake for Redear Sunfish, it did not disappoint 

It was a panfish kind of day

It was a panfish kind of day

No big fish today, but I really do love catchi…

No big fish today, but I really do love catching these guys on a fly rod