It’s that time of year where you start brushing up on your winter ice fishing tactics. Pulling your augers out of the back of the garage and making sure they’re tuned up and ready to go. What better way to kick off the perch ice fishing season than to get yourself warmed up with some videos?
We’ve scoured the internet looking for the best perch ice fishing videos geared towards piquing your excitement, honing your skills, and making your jigging finger twitch.
Perch Ice Fishing Tips to Hone Your Skills
Jason Feldner takes you through how to use a dropper rig to land jumbo perch in Lindy Fishing Tackle’s Use a Dropper Rig to Catch More Perch. He shows you exactly how to set up and use this rig when the fish aren’t schooled up, but are on the move.
Ivo Coia, host of Thundermist Fishing Tips, gives some great advice on how to get set up for some great perch and shows you the perfect jigging spoon technique in Ice Fishing Jigging Tips and Tricks. They’ve got the Stingnose jigging spoons on the line today and catching a variety of sizes.
If you’re new to the game, Fish Ed host, Jon Thelen shows you exactly what to look for when picking the perfect perch post in The Perfect Winter Perch Spot. Thanks to Lindy Fishing Tackle, he brings in a few of the jumbo guys that everyone’s seeking.
If it’s really jumbo perch you’re after, you’ll want to watch Fish Ed 020 Ice Fishing Tricks to Catch Devils Lake Perch with Jason Feldner. Lindy Fishing Tackle does it again, showing you exactly where you want to get yourself set up and what sort of jigs and bait to use. He gives you tricks for how to catch more and bigger. Don’t miss this one!
Rick Larson takes you through My Perch Ice Fishing Bag of Tricks! To show you exactly what equipment he packs and what his presentation set up is.
Perch Ice Fishing Videos: Bait Tips
Coia is back again on Lake Erie for a trip out after perch and goes into good detail on baiting up with tiny jigging spoons and minnows. Then he shares some other baiting tips, including a surprisingly simple bait tip you don’t want to miss in Ice Fishing For Perch on Lake Erie With Jigging Spoons and Minnows.
In Secret Ice Fishing Perch Bait by Clam Outdoors, Jason Durham lets you know it’s not only okay to modify your bait, but when it comes to perch, it’ll get you better results. He shows you a few of his favorites that make him so successful.
Perch Ice Fishing Videos: Use Technology to Your Advantage
Follow along as Mike from Deeper Sonar traces the lay of the land until he happens upon the perfect spot to land some perch in How to Target Mid-Winter Perch Under Ice. You’ll spend less time looking for an ice fishing hole with sonar on your side.
Not quite sure how to use that Deeper Pro Plus? The Fishing Doctors Adventures takes you through just how to read your screen and use that signal to your advantage so you know exactly how to target those marks. You’ll get lots of practice reading the screen as they take you through How to Use Deeper Pro Plus Sonar for Ice Fishing Perch.
Perch Ice Fishing Videos: Straight Fun Catching Em’
In JUMBO Perch Ice Fishing!, ProFishermanJones gives out a few pointers here and there, but shows a solid five minutes worth of hauling some nice keepers out one after the other. He clues you in to his favorite spoon while hauling in some good jumbo perch on the Great Lakes.
LiveActionVideo spends some time jigging for perch underwater. Well, not really, but their camera is! If you’ve got a day where you’re just feeling lazy and looking for some slow fun to mesmerize you, Ice Fishing – Perch. Underwater Camera is for you.
Another underwater camera shows you different jig types and techniques in Fun Ice Fishing For Perch by Ricky Hembel. It’s a cool comparison of how the fish are reacting to each different rigging.
For a little get-up-and-go-get-em inspiration, Action Packed Perch Ice Fishing – Lake Simcoe really gets you into the mood. You’ll barely be able to wait ‘till the ice is thick enough to stand on. Thanks for getting the perch pumping, PFSC Fishing!
Curious about where you can and should use your SonarPhone? Check out SonarPhone Used For Ice Fishing? By Vexilar Marine.