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Cool off with this hot bite!

Cool off with this hot bite!

When your favorite lake turns into a hot tub full of personal watercraft and recreational boaters this summer, it’s time to head for narrower and cooler waters. Heading up river to is a great way to target summertime…

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Mastering The Weighted Wacky Rig For Bass

Mastering The Weighted Wacky Rig For Bass

Often referred to as a Flick Shake, a weighted jig head paired with a wacky rigged stick bait catches bass all over the country, almost all of the time. If you’ve fished a weightless wacky rig, or you’re…

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When To Throw A Jig Vs Texas Rig

When To Throw A Jig Vs Texas Rig

When you find a nice patch of shallow cover, you can bet bass are most likely hiding out somewhere nearby. But, how are you supposed to catch those bass once you find them? The two most common baits…

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OMG I Actually Won! Karl VonDibble is CFO

OMG I Actually Won! Karl VonDibble is CFO

We did it! I won the vote! I wear the waders around here. Now, it’s time to get to work. Please watch this short video to see some of the things I’ll be changing as the new CFO…

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Inshore Topwater Fishing – Gliding vs Zig-Zagging Presentations

Inshore Topwater Fishing - Gliding vs Zig-Zagging Presentations

Inshore topwater fishing is an exciting and sometimes nerve-wrecking way to fish. A topwater strike is arguably the most exciting split-second in fishing (possibly in life). While it can happen in a flash, an aggressive topside explosion will…

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Monstrous Walleye Breaks Longstanding North Dakota Walleye Record

Monstrous Walleye Breaks Longstanding North Dakota Walleye Record

Controversy around the previous North Dakota Walleye record is no more! The record was broken by a behemoth 15 lb 13 oz Walter, besting the previous record by a slight 1 oz. The controversy surrounding the previous record…

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How to Catch Slabs On Spinnerbaits

How to Catch Slabs On Spinnerbaits

Most panfish anglers primarily utilize finesse tactics, but that doesn’t need to ALWAYS be the case. Especially if you are missing strikes or feel like your targets are simply nibbling at your bait, try  downsized spinnerbaits for panfish….

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Homemade Catfish Bait from Mystery Tackle Box

blue catfish fishing

Catfish have an incredible sense of smell, this ability allows them pick-up on small traces of scent throughout the water and key in on easy meals. Anglers have picked up on this and fishing with strong scented baits…

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When You Should Throw Each Bait

When You Should Throw Each Bait

Spinnerbait vs chatterbait. You roll up to the lake, see some shallow water, some wood cover, maybe a nice stretch of docks in muddy water. Which are you going to bust out, how are you going to trail…

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Karl VonDibble Is Taking Over At Mystery Tackle Box

Karl VonDibble Is Taking Over At Mystery Tackle Box

Ladies and gentleman we have had a mutiny at Mystery Tackle Box. Karl VonDibble is fed up with his role at the company and has decided he’d like to take on the boss and be or new CFO…

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