Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
The finished product: Four cans of delicious, pickled northern pike, perfect on crackers. Tyler Shoberg/The Pioneer

Open Season: Dilly of a pickle - pike, that is

Email News Alerts

Snot rockets, slough sharks, slimers.

Whatever you call them, the reaction while fishing is the same: "Dangit, another northern."

Advertisement

Granted, not all fishermen cringe at the sight of Esox lucius, but when the targeted species is something else, the toothy carnivores can be somewhat of a nuisance.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement