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The Story of Record (and Near-Record) Bluegills

After a huge ‘gill caught by a kid in Okla. goes viral, we take a look at the biggest of the

Lynn Burkhead

No Need to Weight for Summer Bluegills

Use a weightless bobber rig for finicky panfish.

Joel Nelson

Where Have All the Big Bluegills Gone?

In many Upper Midwest lakes, the average size of bluegills has decreased. Is selective harvest

Scott Mackenthun

Take Epic West Fishing Adventure Right Now

Summer playbook: Ready for a little summer fun the whole family can enjoy? Here are some of

Scott Haugen

Summer Shell Game for Redear Sunfish

Shellcrackers are among the largest and most delicious panfish species, and also one of the

Keith Sutton

Triple Threat for Big Bream

Use these three techniques to load your stringer with bluegills.

Terry Madewell

Bobber Your Way to Bluegills

Maximize your panfish effort by simplifying your setup.

Darl Black

Slab Crappies on Crankbaits

Crankbaits have overlooked potential for catching trophy crappie in spring.

Mike Marsh

Gauge Temperature Changes for Spring Panfish

The warmest water always points to the greatest concentrations of crappie, bluegills & more.

Matt Straw

Panfish: Make Most Out of Live-Bait Alternatives

Live bait is off the menu in many parts of the West, but it doesn't mean anglers have to be at

M.D. Johnson

2 for 3-Pounders: Great Southern Crappie Lakes

Fish these two lakes to catch the slab of a lifetime.

John N. Felsher

Use Planer Boards to Find More Crappie This Spring

All aboard for slabs: Cover more water, catch more crappies.

John N. Felsher

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