|Steelhead, browns and lake trout are all in the mix when you fish plugs |
during the winter.
Ice fishing is a hoot, but it’s not for everyone and it’s not the only way to wet a fishing line in the dead of winter. Around the Great Lakes anglers have dozens of noteworthy rivers that cough up outstanding steelhead, brown trout and lake trout fishing.
The water is ice cold, but the fishing action can be red hot. Ironically, plug fishing is one of the most consistent ways to catch trout and steelhead in the dead of winter. High action plugs like the Yakima Mag Lip are amazingly effective on all species of trout and salmon