Ramps are frozen and dangerous. Take time out to discuss fishing line!
This has been a very cold stretch, with the coldest water of the season! Hard surfaces like riprap are just a bit warmer.
Fish are in about 6 feet of water on drops! Incoming tide has been productive. Fish move a bit deeper and scatter at falling tides. Ditches are better low tide options!
Fish are glued to the bottom! When you catch a bass, it will likely have silt on its belly! You really have to slow down, make a lot of casts, and be patient!
Winter patterns in effect! Slow presentations, light line and of course, tie on Silver Buddy lures! Use electronics to find baitfish and focus on these areas.