Catfish Connections – Baby it’s Cold Outside

Fall temperatures are cooling and the growing season is coming to an end. Some catfish anglers are preparing their boat and gear for a winter nap. After all the warm weather Mother Nature presented in 2019 the cooler weather...

Hard Water Channel Cats

by Spencer Bauer How to catch catfish after everyone has called it a season. Winter sends a lot of thoughts floating through my mind, like setting my alarm ten minutes earlier to scrap my windshield; slipping and falling on sidewalks; going...

Catfish Basics #075 – SLOW DOWN – Jonathan Cooksey, Whisker Seeker Tackle

Jonathan Cooksey fishes the tournament trail with his dad, Jackie Cooksey. They are well-known for their ability to catch big fish. Jonathan has had plenty of catfish savvy passed down to him and plenty has been learned from experience...

B’n’M How-to Video: Ice Fishing Safety with Mark Blauvelt, B’n’M Poles

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzP4IrXaE_E

Catfish Gear #022 — Hooker’s Terminal Tackle—Mad Catter Hooks

James N. Arwood had a dream of making his own hooks. Beginning with several top selling fish hooks, he began studying them with the idea of making them better. At first, he used his creations himself and later gave...

Cool Cats

by Brad Durick Catfishing through the ice offers a unique fishing experience and a great opportunity to socialize with friends.   It is no secret that the major stronghold of catfish country is in the south and east. One quick glance at...

CFN How-to Video: Slime Time with Larry Muse Warrior Cat Rods, Daiichi Hooks

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6a_A0kI2jkY

Catfish Basics #076 – Start Early, Stay Late – Rob Parsons, Fat Boy Rods and Monster Rod Holders

Rob Parsons knows what it’s like to be in the winner’s circle at tournaments. He and his partner, Carl Morris Jr., travel the county chasing whiskered critters. In March 2019 the pair fished the Bass Pro Shops Cabela’s King...

Monsters on the Ohio 2019 – How they Fished

by Ron Presley Aaron Wheatley has been presenting Monsters on the Ohio (MOTO) since 2010. This year’s event marked Wheatley’s tenth year of providing the catfish community with a popular catch and release tournament with an emphasis on fish handling...

4 Conservation Tips for Hard Water Cats

by Ron Presley We hear lots of talk about taking care of our catch when the temperatures are hot. Summer heat makes it more difficult to keep the water cool and the oxygen levels adequate. But what about catfish under...