Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 05/05/22

Happy Thursday and thanks for checking out the latest fishing report! The past week has been a chaotic one with wind and then rain and now some (Finally!) increasing temperatures, at least up here in the hilltowns. I have been trying to get my hands on a turkey and this morning was the first morningContinue reading “Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 05/05/22”

Wild Woman Spotlight – April 2022

It’s insane to believe that April has officially come to an end. The good news is, that means another Wild Woman spotlight! There is NOTHING I love more than when a new woman reaches out wanting to talk about hunting or fishing. Megan reached out to me on FB about a largemouth I caught thisContinue reading “Wild Woman Spotlight – April 2022”

Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 4/28/22

The past week has been full of lots of wind and still water temperatures that are slowly on the rise. That hasn’t stopped the jig heads! They have been busy this week.  Tim reports that the water temperatures are slowly moving upwards. He said he hit his local lake twice since the last report andContinue reading “Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 4/28/22”

Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report 4/21/22

Happy Thursday! The jig heads have been busy this week and despite the not so pleasant weather we have been having, they’re still finding the fish!  I was able to get out with some family this weekend on Saturday at a small pond where a club hosted a kids derby. The water was murky andContinue reading “Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report 4/21/22”

Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 04/14/22

It’s been another week full of fishing for the jig heads. Water temperatures are finally starting to increase, which means the bite is starting to improve! Unfortunately I have yet to get out, but will be out on Saturday with some family kiddos in hopes of catching some trout! Berkshire Brett reports that the trout biteContinue reading “Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 04/14/22”

Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 04/07/22

This week has had the weather all over the place, and although the bite hasn’t been super consistent it’s still there!  Here in the Hilltowns one of our favorite small ponds was stocked and my brother managed to catch 2 rainbows off the bottom with some pink powerbait. He and our cousin also tried theirContinue reading “Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report: 04/07/22”

Wild Woman Spotlight – March 2022

Meet Jade. She lives in Quebec and is a Victims Services Coordinator. She is a big microbrewery fan. She also loves to travel around the world and taste different kinds of beer. Hail to Porter, Stout and Brown Ale !  I came across Jade’s profile when she submitted a photo for one of my favoriteContinue reading “Wild Woman Spotlight – March 2022”

Wild Woman Spotlight – February

This month’s Wild Woman Spotlight is all about fishing, and I could not be more excited to share her story! Meet Emilee, she lives in Northwestern Iowa and has been fishing for about 11 years. She says it herself, she’s addicted to fishing!  Emilee, thank you for being so willing to share your story withContinue reading “Wild Woman Spotlight – February”


There’s always some sort of level of surprise when I meet someone for the first time and they find out that I love to hunt and fish. Most recently, I met some new people through my dad and after chit chatting for a while one of them made a comment about how he had seenContinue reading “Why?”

Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report 01/27/22

It has been quite the week on the water! Ice fishing is my absolute favorite outdoor activity and the season is in full swing.  I was able to get out with the crew this Sunday on a small body of water in the hill towns. We had 10 plus inches of ice and ended upContinue reading “Jigs and Bigs Fishing Report 01/27/22”