Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Northern pike fishing heats up

Email News Alerts

Get ready for some of the year's best fishing for northern pike.

Unlike many other game fish species, northern pike are most active when the water is cold.

Advertisement

Terry Margenau, a Department of Natural Resources fisheries supervisor, says "Pike readily bite in the winter, and to ice fish you don't need to have a boat to reach the best spots," He also notes that they bite best during daylight hours.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Advertisement
Advertisement