northern pike bait

if you are fishing for northern pike (especially for the big guys), one of the most important factors for success or failure is to choose the best bait. in this article you are going to learn everything about the best bait color for a certain body of water. this is because the eyes of each person are designed a little bit differently. this biological fact is very important, as we are going to see in the following. of course, we …

northern pike lures

frogs, birds, crustaceans and most anything that moves in, or on the water. if they think it is edible, they will attack it. pike have exceptionally sharp teeth, so for all lures, use a wire leader. check out a list of the top, proven northern pike lures. ideal conditions: use buzzbaits when pike are shallow in weedy areas or open water. sample shown is a booyah buzz bait available at sportsman’s warehouse. sample shown is a river2sea rattling whopper plopper …

best bait for northern pike

the best live bait for northern pike are baitfish like ciscos, suckers, alewives, and shad along with yellow perch and bluegill. suckers are a favorite food for a lot of big freshwater predators but muskies and northern pike really love them. these are actually the favorite food for freshwater striped bass, but northern pike and muskies really like them too. in fact, i read a study years ago, can’t remember the exact details, that bluegill are actually a pike’s preferred …

ice fishing northern pike

the subject of this article will be ice fishing for northern pike. many anglers ice fishing for northern pike do so with the rod and reel. the key to anglers ice fishing for northern pike having success is locating fish. structure and depth changes are the key to locating large northern pike in midwinter. successful anglers ice fishing for northern pike generally have a strategy in mind before heading out to the lake. anglers ice fishing for northern pike have …

best northern pike lures

it means that the opportunity to bag a northern pike is well on the way. this is a solid choice for casting a good distance and when the pike are in the mood to chase something. these lures would be a better choice for fishing for northern pike in the summer as they are not deep divers, and the pike is much likely going to be higher in the water. if you know there is a shelf a little off …