Doc-Samson-Walleye

The hair transplant was a success: Bucktail Jigs make a big comeback with the walleye bigwigs “Hair jigs, like the Northland Buck-A-Roo, work magic on cold-water walleyes. Here, Doc Samson hoists a late spring monster.” I was a twelve-year-old dock boy living the dream at a resort in Northern Wisconsin. By day, I’d hang out with minnows and men who tell fish stories, while earning a little walking around money for my efforts.

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BUCK-A-ROO® JIG

New premium hair jig is a “natural” phenomenonBUCK-A-ROO® JIG couples classic craftsmanshipwith trademark Northland Fishing Tackle® realismBUCK-A-ROO® JIG – Silver ShinerBEMIDJI, MN – Long before soft plastics ever dressed a jig hook, lure artisans fashioned some of the deadliest lures ever using all natural fibers. Foremost among them was deer hair, better known as “bucktail.” It’s doubtful that even today a better material exists for precisely mat…

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Mike-Frisch-Crappie

I like ice fishing. However, I love open water fishing and the good news is it won’t be long before those of us who love open water can get started for 2010. Crappies offer some of the first open water fishing opportunities.

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