Anglers today have access to unprecedented amounts of information, and as a result, those who are even remotely serious have mastered the mechanics of fishing the sport's most effective baits.
By taking extra precautions as you approach your favorite hard-water fishing locations, you can catch the tough biters right below your feet
Many outstanding applications for ice lures actually occur south of the Ice Belt on open water. Don’t be shy about breaking the ice.
By identifying a ’gill’s preferred late-season weeds and presenting the right bait, you’ll be in for a battle.
The fall bite is often overlooked, but crappie diehards know this can be a very exciting time of year.
Understanding the prey leads to an understanding of the predator. In the case of early fall Kokanee, you can decipher a secret bite that is ephemeral yet entirely logical.
When the conditions are not conducive to putting numbers of good fish in the boat, there are a few tricks that pay big dividends.
The December/January 1998-’99 issue of North American Fisherman carried its first feature story on an unconventional, but highly productive, bass technique that was so new it didn’t really have a name yet.
Stay active with artificial presentations to make hefty kittens chase down their food—after all, it’s an instinct.
When the pressure is on and anglers are playing bumper-boats vying for the spot-on-the-spot, consider these slick tricks that will help you boat more walleyes.
The crappie is sportfishing’s undisputed King of Spring. Here's where to find 'em shallow in the spawning season, and when.
NAFC staff and members have caught some big walleyes over the years—some even on video—but this trophy walleye video courtesy of PK Lures—takes top honors. The quantity and quality of fish caught during this segment is astounding. You’ve got to see it for yourself!
Sixty-seven lakes and reservoirs, in 19 states, hold specially tagged fish that could turn into cash or prizes for lucky anglers! Read on!
Use this map to key in on smallmouth bass spawning times for your geographic location.