Hi, I’m Dave Genz, Lead Ice Fishing Instructor for the School of Outdoor Sports.
Ice fishing has changed completely in the recent past. It has become an active sport, where you hunt for fish, see them below you, and figure out what it takes to catch them. We want you to learn the secrets to modern ice fishing, because it’s more fun when you’re out there catching fish!
Here are the essential basics, so you can quickly learn my system that took many years to refine. Watch the lessons, and if you have questions as you go along, click on ‘Ask Questions’ and fire away. We’re standing by to make sure you don’t have to learn by yourself.
Welcome to the great sport of modern ice fishing!
Learn how tactics have changed over the years to improve our success on the ice. Then move on to the other videos and learn even more about this exciting sport.
The Basics of Modern Ice Fishing
Part 1, Understanding Ice Periods
Part 2, Daytime vs. Prime Time
Part 3, Advantages & Challenges
Part 4, Mobility & Efficiency
Part 5, Presentation Details
Part 6, Detecting Bits
Part 7, Set the Hook, Land the Fish
Part 8, Have a Plan
Part 9, Become a Fish Finder