The Radar – Hotspots

5 Things You Need To Know Before Smallmouth Fishing in NY

By Jim Root - If you’re like most people you’ve probably heard stories of how legendary the smallmouth bass fishing is in NY. From Ontario, Erie, St. Lawrence, Oneida, Champlain, Cayuga, Susquehanna, you can find yourself hooking up with smallmouth in the 5-7+ pound range on every trip if you know what to look for, what to bring, and what to expect. Come unprepared, however, and
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Fishhound Ranks Top 50 Crappie Fishing Waters

Fishhound recently released its Top 50 and Top 10 crappie fishing locations lists. To build the list Fishound called upon  fishing Crappie experts from across the country, and its own staff to build the list.  In addition,   pro anglers and fishing educators Ronnie Capps, Russ Bailey, Kyle Schoenherr and Brian Brosdahl,  T.J. Stallings and Crappie Now magazine also contributed to the effort.
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The Lakes of Phillips, Wisconsin: Small Town Big Fishing

By John Carlson - Looking for some good fishing and true northern experience? The small North Woods town of Phillips, Wisconsin offers plenty of both with a friendly surroundings where you truly escape from commercialized vacations. Small family-owned resorts with rustic cabins still dot the shorelines of area lakes, and small town diners and stores bring you to a good old-fashion place where
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Angler Dentistry: The Art of Flossing The King Salmon

by Paul Beauchesne Jr (AKA Muskie) To begin, the Salmon run that takes place every fall in the Salmon River in Pulaski, New York is one of the top fishing destinations for just about every angler. From breath taking scenery in the river to the beautiful surroundings of Lake Ontario to the Hatchery where it all begins, this is a must for every angler’s bucket list.  Fly fishing is the most
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Florida’s Stick Marsh and Farm 13 – Bass Fishing Hot As Ever After Hurricanes and Changing Water Conditions

By Hugh Crumpler III - Florida’s East Coast Stick Marsh and Farm 13 joined waters are experiencing a strong rebirth of vegetation and great bass fishing. At the time of this writing, there are massive amounts of vegetation in the south central and south west portions of Farm 13.  Consisting of eel grass, hydrilla and coontail, the vegetation is spreading northward. It’s easy to
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Banging Smallmouth On Big Lake Erie – EZ Angler Bucket List Spot

  By EZ Angler Staff – If you are a hardcore fan of pursuing smallmouth then Lake Erie has more than 9,910 square miles of  smallmouth action waiting for you. In fact, smallies make up an estimated 25% of all Lake Erie fishing trips for the entire year, according to the Department of Environmental Conservation. Aside from being such a large lake (the tenth largest globally, but the
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Bassmaster’s 2012 Top 100 For Bass Fishing

Top 10 of Bassmaster’s 2012 Top 100 For Bass Fishing 1 Falcon Lake, Texas 2 Lake Okeechobee, Florida 3 Lake Guntersville, Alabama 4 Lake Erie, Michigan/Ohio/New York/Pennsylvania 5 Lake Champlain, New York/Vermont 6 Lake Amistad, Texas 7 Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota 8 San Joaquin Delta, California 9 Lake Coeur d’Alene, Idaho 10 Clear Lake, California See full list at Bassmaster
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