Catfish Connections: June 2017

Summer is almost upon us and maybe we will finally get some “normal” weather.  This past winter and spring has been anything but “normal”.  All species of fish are mixed up as to when to spawn and the seasonal...

Finding Summer Flatties

by Ron Presley Daytime strategies that produce trophy flatheads His personal best (PB) 77-pound flathead came at two o’clock in the afternoon, so he knows that trophy catfish can be caught during daylight hours. Joey Pounders is a B’n’M prostaff angler...

Catfish Basics #017 – Find the Oxygen – Larry Muse

There is nothing that is totally consistent, all the time, with catfishing. There is some stuff that is pretty regular, but there are plenty more things that are different all the time. Different pools of water and different locations...

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Drift-fishing: An Ideal Tactic for Summer’s Blue Catfish

By Keith “Catfish” Sutton Get off your duff and get moving. To catch summer blue cats, drift-fishing beats sitting on the bank.   Most catfish anglers are “sit-and-wait” types. They find a shady spot on the bank where they can toss out...

Catfish Profiles in Passion – Zakk Royce

by Ron Presley Making memories that last a lifetime Zakk Royce developed his interest in catfishing on the banks of the Meherrin River in North Carolina, fishing with his dad. He credits his great grandad for passing the passion for fishing...

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Pay Lakes – One Man’s Perspective

by Chris Lanham Talk about opening a can of worms. Lol. I could write a whole dissertation on the pros and cons of pay lakes. If you talk about farm raised channel cat lakes, I love them. There are, however,...

Conquering the Channel Catfish Spawn

by Brad Durick Catching channel cats, even during the dreaded spawn One thing that many hardcore catfish anglers notice is the lack of people fishing when the spawn is in full swing. In some areas of the country it is like...