Where do northern pike live?

Answer The northern pike (Esox lucius) lives only in fresh water. It is one of the most broadly distributed fish in the world, found in Europe, Asia, and North America. The northern pike is a common game ... Read More »

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Are northern pike edible?

Northern pike are edible. They are common in most of the northern hemisphere. This species of pike typically averages 1 to 3 pounds but can weigh in excess of 20 pounds. Average length is 18 to 20 ... Read More »

Do northern pike bite at night?

Northern pike feed during the day. Therefore, most fisherman recommend fishing for northern pike in the morning or during the day. Northern pike may bite at night, but the best time to fish for the... Read More »

When do northern pike spawn?

Northern pike, which are most commonly found from the Great Lakes north to central Manitoba, typically spawn in shallow waters during the spring. Northern pike usually spawn at about 2 years of age... Read More »

The Best Way to Clean Northern Pike?

Northern pike is often times avoided by anglers because of an abundance of small bones, called Y bones, that can be a choking hazard when consuming the flavorful fish. However, there is a rather si... Read More »