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Ice Fishing: Avoid These Panfish Mistakes

Thoughtful insight to help you choose the right gear for catching more slabs out on the ice.

Joel Nelson

Crappie-Fishing Lessons From Stumphole Swamp

Fishing in a snake- and alligator-infested swamp isn't every angler's cup of tea, except for

Keith Sutton

Trolling Techniques for Fall Crappie

Moving about with multiple baits on multiple poles is a sure-fire way to find scattered

Keith Sutton

Add 'Big Muddy' to Your Crappie Destinations List

While spring might be the favored time to pursue crappie, fall can be just as fun and

John N. Felsher

Tennessee Black Crappie Certified As World Record

Lionel Ferguson's historic catch is the heaviest crappie ever recorded by the IGFA.

Scott Bernarde

Fast & Furious: Summer Heats Up For Missouri Panfish

Catching bluegills is fun for kids and adults alike and they are great on the dinner table.

Tony Kalna Jr.

It's Panfish Time: Tips for More 'Gills, Redears

Although they may be among the smallest of freshwater gamefish, ounce-for-ounce panfish are

Cliff Covington

Catching Big Spring Panfish Not Child's Play

Jim Gronaw spends many days on the water in pursuit of panfish, and is quite successful.

Jeff Knapp

Alternative Crappie Fishing Baits

There are numerous typical crappie fishing baits that can be used for catch slabs, but

John Felsher

Ice Fishing: Late-Season Panfish Tactics

Although last ice is fleeting, it offers the perfect chance to end winter with a bang.

Mike Gnatkowski

Ice Fishing the Finger Lakes

An ice-fishing look at the 11 Finger Lakes and the number of adjacent smaller lakes.

Game & Fish Staff

Summer Crappie: 6 Tips to Nabbing More with a Spoon

When I was a youngster learning to crappie fish, my uncles taught me versatility brings

Keith Sutton

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