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Places like Barkley and Barren River lakes, plus several others, continue to produce great numbers of big catfish each season without much fanfare.Kentucky's Underrated Catfish Hotspots

Kentucky's Underrated Catfish Hotspots

Places like Barkley and Barren River lakes, plus several others, continue to produce great

Some of our state's biggest whiskerfish (including two state records) hail from the Commonwealth's fine river systems. Here are five top rivers to try this summer.5 Picks For Kentucky's Big-River Catfish

5 Picks For Kentucky's Big-River Catfish

Some of our state's biggest whiskerfish (including two state records) hail from the

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Herrington, Fishtrap and Beshear lakes provide anglers with a chance to tangle with either channel catfish or flatheads -- or both! Here's the latest on where to catch whiskerfish right now on these waters.Bonus Catfishing on Kentucky's Smaller Lakes

Bonus Catfishing on Kentucky's Smaller Lakes

Herrington, Fishtrap and Beshear lakes provide anglers with a chance to tangle with either

The Ohio River and Taylorsville Lake, plus three other top picks, are where you're likely to find excellent angling for flathead, blue and channel catfish this summer.5 Fabulous Whiskerfish Waters In Our State

5 Fabulous Whiskerfish Waters In Our State

The Ohio River and Taylorsville Lake, plus three other top picks, are where you're likely to

You'll find fabulous whiskerfish angling on Barkley, Barren River and Green River lakes this summer season. Here's where you should try on each body of water.Triple-Header Catfishing in Kentucky

Triple-Header Catfishing in Kentucky

You'll find fabulous whiskerfish angling on Barkley, Barren River and Green River lakes this

In catfishing, tales of monster whiskerfish hooked, caught and sometimes lost are as much a part of the curriculum as the inside scoop on what bait to use. Consider this your course review. (August 2009)20 Things You Should Know About Iowa Catfish

20 Things You Should Know About Iowa Catfish

In catfishing, tales of monster whiskerfish hooked, caught and sometimes lost are as much a

Looking to match brains -- and brawn -- with some of the wiliest fish in the water? You've started in the right spot. Iowa is home to some of the best catfish waters in the country! (June 2009)Best Bets For Hawkeye Catfish

Best Bets For Hawkeye Catfish

Looking to match brains -- and brawn -- with some of the wiliest fish in the water? You've

Thanks to a handful of transmitters and a few antennas, Iowa anglers can catch a fleeting glimpse of the secret lives of the Hawkeye State's ramblin' whiskerfish. (July 2008)Catfish Travels

Catfish Travels

Thanks to a handful of transmitters and a few antennas, Iowa anglers can catch a fleeting

The Hawkeye State's legendary catfishing will live up to its storied fame this year. Whether you're looking for eating-sized channel cats or monster flatheads and blues, you'll want to try these waters. (June 2007)2007 Iowa Catfish Forecast

2007 Iowa Catfish Forecast

The Hawkeye State's legendary catfishing will live up to its storied fame this year. Whether

Every spring, a window of opportunity opens for anglers ready to cash in on a midstate walleye bonanza. (May 2007)The Walleyes Of Central Iowa's 'Catfish Rivers'

The Walleyes Of Central Iowa's 'Catfish Rivers'

Every spring, a window of opportunity opens for anglers ready to cash in on a midstate walleye

By now, many Iowa anglers have moved on to bluegills, crappies or walleyes, but if you know how -- and where -- bullheads can be caught throughout the warm months of the year. (July 2006)Having a Ball with Summer Bulls

Having a Ball with Summer Bulls

By now, many Iowa anglers have moved on to bluegills, crappies or walleyes, but if you know

Anglers in all parts of Iowa enjoy outstanding opportunities to catch catfish this month. Let's look at the waters that promise the most success with the whiskerfish this year.The Best Of Iowa Cats

The Best Of Iowa Cats

Anglers in all parts of Iowa enjoy outstanding opportunities to catch catfish this month.

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