Category: Hardwater Hunters

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Smoked Whitefish Mousse

Smoked Whitefish Mousse Over the last few years, spearing has really taken a hold on me. It has become my “go-to” winter activity. If I could spend the entire winter...

/ March 11, 2021
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How to Make Smoked Whitefish

How to make Smoked Whitefish Smoked lake whitefish can be one of the tastiest treats in the world of cooking wild fish and game. Most fish in the salmonidae family...

/ March 4, 2021
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Craftsmanship of Darkhouse Spearfishing Spears

Part of the Hardwater Hunters Series by Modern Carnivore

/ February 8, 2021
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Bru-ell Spearing Decoys

Spearing Decoys (Editor’s Note: In the winter activity of darkhouse spearing the decoy is arguably one of the most important tools. This post on the Bru-ell spearing decoy is part...

/ January 9, 2021
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Darkhouse Spearfishing – An Introduction

A new series about darkhouse spearing on the ice

/ December 17, 2020
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Darkhouse Spearing with Janis and Mark

Darkhouse Spearing Editor’s Note: This post is part of the Hardwater Hunters series by Modern Carnivore focused on darkhouse spearfishing. Look for other posts in this series by clicking on...

/ November 21, 2020
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Spearing Fish (Through The Ice)

The Hardwater Hunters Series

/ November 18, 2020
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Pike Fever And The Lure Of Spearing Fish

Buck Fever There is a well known phenomenon in the hunting world called “buck fever”. Many seasoned hunters and newbies alike have fallen victim to it. You can practice all...

/ February 18, 2019
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Traditional Spearing – Lake Whitefish Through The Ice

Lake Whitefish can grow up to ten pounds …with a common size being two to five pounds. The white flesh of lake whitefish is rather oily like other fish in...

/ February 17, 2017