What Bro has Tied On for Opener

Team Northland’s Brian “Bro” Brosdahl is no stranger to walleyes and the MN walleye opener is just around the corner. See what Bro plans to tie on for opening day and why he likes these jigs.

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Spring Panfish Tackle (Brian “Bro” Brosdahl)

Team Northland’s Bro Brosdahl is know for catching big panfish. Find out what tackle he uses in this video. Bro will go over jigs, color and a few of his favorite set ups. If you are headed out for panfish this spring tune in and make sure you have these items in your box!

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Side-Image for the Walleye Crowd

Walleye-anglers are a traditional bunch in-general.  New techniques and technologies are directly compared to known commodities, and rightly so.  There’s no use making things more difficult than they need to be, yet sometimes along the way what’s learned is in and of itself valuable.  I find that to be especially true in the case of…

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The Keys to Successful Jig Fishing

Few baits will ever be as successful as the plain lead-head jig.  As a bait-delivery method or a stand-alone option, it excels for multiple species throughout the country, moving water or stagnant, stained or clear.  It can be swam, hopped, plopped, dropped, dragged, shook, pitched, and fished vertically, among other presentations.  No matter how you…

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Ice-Out Crappies

It’s been an odd spring, and for that matter, and even more peculiar winter.  Open water in the southern part of the state has been around for a few weeks, while in the north, there’s still ice, albeit a poor version of it, clinging to memories of a winter that wasn’t.  Early season panfish bites…

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When a picture is worth a thousand lures

Ever lost a tackle box?  I’m pretty good at it as it turns out.  So are my kids I’ve come to learn, they’ve got too many of my own genes.  I’ve lost them tragically to a canoe capsize, which is a rough story I’d not like to recall.  I’ve lost one to theft, and of…

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What Jig to Fish and When

We are programmed to understand that not all lure types are created equal, with different baits serving different needs seasonally for varying species.  What about baits in the same class however?  While we grasp the thought that a jerkbait is not the same as a spinnerbait, we tend not to distinguish characteristics in-class, with jigs…

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