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pickerel fishermen

for those who want to catch more and bigger of this overlooked species

Location: anywhere
Members: 26
Latest Activity: Jul 20

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favorite lures 20 Replies

my favorites are small jerk baits spoons and poppers.Continue

Started by chris. Last reply by John Sheehan Jul 20.

Ice Fishing For Pickerel 5 Replies

 I have only caught Pickerel  and lost suspected Pickerel on clean breakoffs using  Tipups.I am anxious to try dead salted shiners on spoons for them at a local lake in a few days. Any one here have…Continue

Started by John Sheehan. Last reply by John Sheehan Jan 28, 2019.

Pickerel on the Fly 5 Replies

Researching using a Fly rod for Pickerel . I know where to find them and get plenty on spoons , Crank baits ,Spinnerbaits ,Sluggos and Live bait so I want to change it up for fun .8 wt Rod/Reel  and…Continue

Started by John Sheehan. Last reply by John Sheehan Jan 23, 2019.

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Comment by John Sheehan on November 16, 2010 at 3:01pm
Congrats to you Matt Jim! Any Pik 20 and over is great in my book ...25" great! Great to see you here .Knew it was only a matter of time!
Comment by Jim Gronaw on November 16, 2010 at 2:55pm
Pickerel fishing is cool, and lots of opts in many areas that most don't fool with. I just got back from a father/son trip from Richmond Mill and Matt and I both landed our best ever pickerel...his was 23 inches and mine was 25. We had another at 24 inches. I got the 25 on a 1/32 oz hairjig and 2-pound test fishing for bluegills! Crazy!

Comment by chris on November 5, 2010 at 11:51am
my best is 24.5 in a pond about 1.5 acres it was about 4 pounds
Comment by John Sheehan on November 5, 2010 at 6:00am
Chris -Whats your personal best ?Mine is a 25" in a small Ringwood NJ pond .Where's Ice Warrior Gill?He caught a fantastic 28.5 in New York State.On a32nd oz .jig. I've gotten them up to maybe 16" on small jigs at Shepherd lake while fishin' for gills,but my 20" and over come on Spoons ,Cranks, and Jersey Rigg and Yum worms. Live Shiners on tipups thru the ice. .
Comment by John Sheehan on November 5, 2010 at 5:53am
Pickerel Lures:

Comment by chris on November 4, 2010 at 5:11pm
i kno they arnt blue gill but they are a ton of fun!!!
 

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John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's group Slip Floating
"Welcome Dave Schuyler !"
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Slip Floating

Last year (2009)was the first year slip floating for me and found it to be very effective.Would…See More
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"My Pleasure Marvin .I have learned a lot in the past 11 years since I've been on this site…"
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Slip Floating

Last year (2009)was the first year slip floating for me and found it to be very effective.Would…See More
Jul 28
Marvin Morgan left a comment for John Sheehan
"John, Thanks so much for the helpful info that you passed along to me....I appreciate your help.…"
Jul 28
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"Checkout this Group here Marvin .Hopefully you glean what info you need from the activity there…"
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How to properly rig slip/fixed thill floats

While I prefer using slip floats, I would like to know how to properly rig both the slip and fixed…See More
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"What we refer to as a Pumpkinseed ."
Jul 23
John Sheehan replied to chris's discussion favorite lures in the group pickerel fishermen
"4" Easy Shiner Swim bait kicks Butt retrieved slowly near bottom in 20-15' .Working great…"
Jul 20
John Sheehan commented on Josh Neugebauer's group Bass Fishing
"BBOTY so far; 19.5" 4,1/4 # Grabbed a 4" Swimbait .A deep late June  Fish…"
Jul 20
John Sheehan commented on chris's group pickerel fishermen
"Caught in mid July 26.5" ,4#9 oz.Pickerel BOTY so far"
Jul 20
John Sheehan commented on Sam k.'s group Trout Bums
"Grabbed a 4" Swimbait back in early May in around 13-7 fow."
Jul 20
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
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"Got two of these that day .Yes great colors and fighters too !"
Jul 17
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
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Flyrod Bluegills

"Thanks Jeff .Great catching these Guys again !"
Jul 17
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
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17",2#11 oz.

"Greg put on a clinic trolling his 'Hot N Tot ' !"
Jul 17
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
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26.5" Pickerel 4#,9oz.

"Yea Man,my BOTY so far."
Jul 17
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
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Greg's Popper Gill

"Thanks Jeff! I use to catch Gills like this in my Community Lake but not anymore .I hardly fish my…"
Jul 17
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on John Sheehan's photo
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Greg's Popper Gill

"This is a beauty! Nice gill Team Sheehan!"
Jul 16

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