Walleye

Fired-Up for Falls Hungry Walleye

Right now, rivers are full of hungry and aggressive walleyes migrating towards their cooler weather hangouts. Fall is an awesome time of year to catch some great fish! These walleyes are on the prowl, feeding and moving on instead of setting up in a particular place.

DIY Tying Snelled Fishing Spinners - A Walleye Wonder Weapon (video)

For walleye anglers, snelled spinners are very close to a silver bullet. There are few places or situations where a snelled spinner won’t catch walleyes. Snelled spinner lures can be fished in lakes, rivers, and reservoirs at any depth from just below the surface to dragging along the bottom.
 

Techniques For Summer Time Walleye

by Pros4- 1Source's Dave Landahl

Summer walleye fishing is often associated with trolling in open water, but for many, trolling isn’t always something to be pursued. So, for those of you not on the troll, pro angler Eric Olson shared three non-trolling techniques to help you score a few ‘eyes this summer.

 

Dragging jigs.

Pro Angler Korey Sprengel Answers Three Questions From Pros4- 1Source

by Pros4- 1Source's Dave Landahl

Korey Sprengel is one of the biggest names in professional walleye fishing today. He’s won plenty and is now a veteran of the sport. However, to this date, Sprengel has yet to take on the greatest challenge presented to any angler; Three Questions from Pros4- 1Source.

 

Read on and see how this Wisconsinite held up to the onslaught.

 

Johnnie Candle Shares His Pro Fishing Journey

by Pros4- 1Source's Dave Landahl

 

It all started in 1993. Johnnie Candle finished up his marketing degree from the University of Akron and decided he’d have one more summer helping his dad on his charter boat on Lake Erie. That summer passed and Candle had no job. So, like any young graduate, he took what he could get. A straight commission gig and he made nada, zippo, no money. Yep, what was a young man to do? Become a professional angler of course! Clearly the only logical choice.

 

8 Jigging Ideas to Ice Walleyes on Lake Mille Lacs

Each winter, thousands of anglers make their way to Lake Mille Lacs in Minnesota for exceptional walleye fishing through the ice. This 132,516-acre lake reaches 42 feet in depth, with many gravel bars and rock humps on the southern end of the lake.

3 Key Tips for Catching Some River Walleye Action (video)

There is so much written about fishing walleye on the lakes and reservoirs that many anglers have forgotten that walleye are actually a river fish species and are very at home living in the current of thousands of North American river systems.

Fall Weed Fishing for Walleye Tactics

by Jason Mitchell

 

Weeds hold walleyes all summer long but aquatic vegetation can become even more appealing in the fall when water temperatures drop.  While many productive patterns can emerge, what can be so appealing about weed fish come fall is that there is often a level of stability.  

 

Working up Summer Walleyes

This time of year, the lakes are typically full of natural bait, like bugs, minnows and larvae. With an abundance of food, it is easy for walleyes to become lazy when looking for a meal. As a result, we often have to provoke a bite by being aggressive with our fishing presentation.