Wait, don’t toss out those dead minnows! Here’s how to give floaters a second life to still catch fish
#5 HEADS OR TAILS
Ice anglers often skewer severed minnow heads or tails to Jigging Rap-style baits and small spoons for added scent. Heads and tails are also great for open-water presentations, so don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty hooking them onto any number of baits for jigging, trolling or chucking.