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Walleye in the pads

by Gord Ellis | July 4, 2019

He tied on a jig and a yellow plastic twister-tail grub, and impaled a leech on the hook. His presentation was basic. He'd pitch the jig into a gap between pads and reel it back with only a slight swimming movement. His first fish was a 12-inch (30.5 cm) perch. My fashion­ defying partner threw it in the livewell and was soon back at it.

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Identifying walleye, sauger, pickerel, and pike

by Lonnie King | June 13, 2019

If you find yourself tripping over the terms walleye, sauger, pickerel, and pike, you’re not alone. For starters, here in Ontario we interchange...

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Swing-jig walleye

by Tim Allard | May 14, 2019

Big on the bass scene, swing jigs can be just as good for walleye. Here are some of their advantages, along with a few proven presentations for ‘eyes.

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Jerkbait for walleye

by Ben Beattie | May 11, 2018

Casting jerkbaits for walleye wasn’t part of my game plan, but often anglers are forced to change when walleye are the target. So I jerked walleye.

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5 Walleye hooks you need

by Tim Allard | August 25, 2017

Don’t leave the launch without these hooks in your tackle bag when chasing ‘eyes.

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Catching walleye in the sand

by Tim Allard | July 25, 2017

Rocks typically come to mind when anglers visualize walleye habitat. But grains are good too. Walleye love sand bars, flats, and shorelines.

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6 Finesse tips to catch more walleye

by Tim Allard | March 10, 2017

Ice fishing walleye during the day is typically a finesse game. Try these tricks to fool picky fish during the day.

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Q&A: How do you prove daily catch limits?

by Editorial Staff | May 20, 2015

Dealing with different daily and multi-day limits

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Perch and walleye down on Erie

by Jeff Helsdon | June 1, 2013

A further cut in the Total Allowable Catch for Lake Erie perch and walleye is a sign of the declining health of the resource.