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Chris’s Ice Fishing Picks for 2017: What’s New, & What’s Back!

Hey guys, so I don’t know if you have notice but it’s getting really cold outside lately! That means a lot of our favorite fishing holes are covered in ice. [Click here for my top 5 tips to get ready for Ice Fishing!] I have even heard of some of my favorite spots back where I grew up in northern Utah having 12in of ice, and that was before the most recent cold snap. I am not one that likes very thin ice so having Continue reading →

Ice Fishing Stories: Self-Rescue and Hypothermia

Well we’ve had a whole lot of warm weather this winter, let me tell you some ice fishing stories in lieu of new Braggin’ Board pictures. And I DO have a new Braggin’ Board pic for you to check out, so scroll down to see what’s swimming in local ponds. Self-Rescue while Ice Fishing Some of you guys are braver than I am. When it comes to thin ice, I am a chicken. I struggle even on 5 inches of ice! I don’t know if Continue reading →

Everything to make Ice Fishing FUN!

OK, so last month we talked about 5 Things to do while waiting for the ice to freeze. Well, it’s January and Mantua is FROZEN! Utah’s ice fishing season has arrived. Strawberry Reservoir and Birch Creek are frozen too, and Causey and Pineview. All right! So I’ve made a checklist of everything you need to go ice fishing in comfort. And if you’re getting ready to go ice fishing for the very first time, scroll down to the bottom of this post for a printable Continue reading →