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Ice Fishing Chronicles 2009-?

     In NJ we are allowed 5 rigs .I generally set 3 tip ups ,Jig a rod and have a dead stick rod hanging off a bucket. I switch on and off…

Started by John Sheehan

7 Feb 13, 2018
Reply by John Sheehan

Top Ten Ice Fishing Lures

TOP TEN ICE FISHING LURES Not sure I've ever caught a Fish through the ice on a lure un-tipped. 1/4 oz. and 1/3  oz.Swedish Pimple,Nickle o…

Started by John Sheehan

1 Feb 7, 2018
Reply by John Sheehan

Ice Fishing Article links

Temp under the ice: http://www.in-fisherman.com/gear-accessories/electronics/water-temperatures-under-ice/ Bluegills with Plastics: http://…

Started by John Sheehan

0 Jan 18, 2017

Ice Fly Patterns

I did a search, but couldn't find any ice fly patterns. Does anyone care to share? I know regular trout flies will work, but I like trying…

Started by Bruce Tomaselli

9 Jan 6, 2017
Reply by John Sheehan

Ice Flies

The photo is not great but here are 7 of the flies (jigs) I use through the ice. I tip them with small minnows, wax worms, maggots, or this…

Started by Bruce Tomaselli

2 Dec 30, 2016
Reply by John Sheehan

Ice Flies

Hi John, Thanks for reminding me about the flies. These are 7 of the ice flies  and jigs I use. I have them numbered so I can add some text…

Started by Bruce Tomaselli

0 Dec 29, 2016

Line suggestions for Ice Fishing

What are you using and satisfied  with  ,MONO, FLURO , COPOLYMER ,BRAID ?  On jigging Combos,I've only used  Mono's and Fluro's ; Eagle Cla…

Started by John Sheehan

11 Dec 18, 2016
Reply by John Sheehan

Homemade ice flies

Hoping members (especially Dick Tabbert and Bruce Tomaselli) will post pics of their ice flies here .Here are a Greg Sheehan beaded nymph a…

Started by John Sheehan

10 Dec 4, 2016
Reply by John Sheehan

6 Legal Largemouths

Landed 6 legal largemouth bass yesterday on Lake Raystown. The biggest, I'm holding, is 19" caught on a jigging rod. We were usingGum B all…

Started by Bruce Tomaselli

13 Feb 3, 2016
Reply by John Sheehan

Warmest Winter

El Nino has delivered a mild Winter . First sign of skim ice on my neighborhood shallow Lake was today . NW cove only ,the rest of the lake…

Started by John Sheehan

9 Jan 28, 2016
Reply by John Sheehan

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