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panfish11

catching bass on the ice

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hey i have been having some trouble catching bass under the ice. Any lures or plastics that work good for those finiky bass?

thanks.

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iv'e been able to catch them on everything from minnow heads to waxies to plastics so i really can't give you any idea on where to start except the ones i've been catching have been hitting on small hooks

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ok thanks for the info maybe im useing too big of lure maybe next time i will try smaller jigs

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by the way welcome and i personally haven't but i do know that some people have caught them on shiners under tip ups but thats hit and miss

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yea the next time i get time to go fishing i will try alot of new techniques.

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This came on a shinny colored "gill "getter lure and a waxie.

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This Bass came from a medium size minnow and a hand made lure. So I have not noticed any single lure that catches more bass than the others throught the ice.

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It might just be the time of year. I normally catch them on early ice and late in the year. I have caught a few around this time in the past but not this year, I haven't caught one for at least a month.

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I usually catch them on late ice with a bright yellow/greenish jig tipped with a minnow head.

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I have had good luck with a buckshot and a shiner on tip-ups, and while jigging.

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