IceMan

Just a passionate angler from the West Coast who loves to ice fish on my vacations!

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Ice Fishing Tackle Kits

Ice Fishing Tackle Kits For those who are planning to start the exciting sport of ice fishing, there is usually some concern with having the right ice fishing tackle. It can be a bit overwhelming with the huge number of ice fishing rods, ice fishing reels, ice fishing lures and specialty items available in online fishing stores, sporting… Read More »

Choose Ice Fishing Gear To Stay Warm And Dry

Choose Ice Fishing Gear To Stay Warm And Dry Dressing warm and staying warm while out on the ice is a big consideration, so getting the right ice fishing gear is important in making your day pleasant and comfortable. Not only are the new moisture wicking fabrics on the market great for assisting in keeping the fisherman dry,… Read More »

Choosing An Ice Fishing Auger

  Choosing An Ice Fishing Auger If you are a recent ice fishing enthusiast, you probably have never had to fish without an ice fishing auger, but many of the old timers of the ice fishing can remember the difficult and time consuming task of chiseling a hole in the ice to fish from. Now, thanks to the… Read More »

Selecting The Right Ice Fishing Lure To Use

  Selecting The Right Ice Fishing Lure To Use It is always a bit of a challenge to decide which is the best ice fishing lure to use in various situations. While there is no hard and fast science to ice fishing lure selection, there are some basic factors that anglers can keep in mind when deciding what… Read More »

Renting An Ice Fishing Hut

  Renting An Ice Fishing Hut   In areas where ice fishing is popular, there are typically some industrious individuals that will bring together a bunch of ice fishing huts that can be rented for the day, week or even for the season. Ice fishing huts can be of almost any size, level of comfort and price range… Read More »

Building Your Own Ice Fishing Shanty

  Building Your Own Ice Fishing Shanty There are a huge number of models and styles available for pre-made options for building ice fishing shanty. Most of these designs for building portable ice fishing shanties are portable and can be fully or partially collapsed for easy moving off and onto the ice surface. Some of the pre-fabricated portable… Read More »

Ice Fishing Tents Are Practical Shelters

  Ice Fishing Tents Are Practical Shelters Ice fishing doesn’t need long-term ice fishing residences. Simple, easy to establish and collapsible ice fishing tents are the choice fishermens are trying to find. Ice fishing tents are different than camping outdoors tents. Although some fishermen do use standard camping tents out on the ice, camping tents are typically not constructed… Read More »

Must Have Ice Fishing Equipment

Must Have Ice Fishing Equipment One of the best aspects of ice fishing is that you really need very little ice fishing equipment and ice fishing equipment is relatively inexpensive. Some of the must have ice fishing equipment is discussed below. However, it is important to remember that ice fishing equipment should be of a reasonable quality. Definitely… Read More »

Tips for Using Ice Fishing Jigs

Tips for Using Ice Fishing Jigs Ice fishing jigs are undoubtedly one of the most important ice fishing lures in an ice fishing tackle box. Understanding the correct method of jigging for freshwater fish in lakes throughout the north is critical in catching the big fish. Incorrectly jigging will result in few if any bites, even if fish… Read More »