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The Short Rod Show: An Ice Fishing Podcast

Two Iowa guys talking all things ice fishing.

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Unique Flasher Tactics

Listen in to Ben and Brett discuss maximizing your success on the ice using all different kinds of flashers.

34mins

15 Nov 2019

Rank #1

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Tight Lipped Bluegills and Reading Fish Behavior

Listen in this week as the guys chat about a recent outing and what they have learned about when the bite gets tough! Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

35mins

5 Jan 2020

Rank #2

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Cold Front Pedersen

In this special episode, Ben and Brett talk tips and tactics with their good buddy Brandon. He's always a great time when you get him talking, and in this case there are quite a few gems to digest!

40mins

8 Dec 2019

Rank #3

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No Flasher? No Problem!

Ben and Brett discuss how your tactics change if you don't own a flasher or if you forgot yours at home!

32mins

15 Nov 2019

Rank #4

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Ben's Gear Dump!

Ben tells the world about all the components of his little slice of ice fishing heaven from inside the Otter on this week's episode of The Short Rod Show! Be prepared to learn about what's in our ice fishing system and why it works well for us. Be sure to rate and review our podcast wherever you listen, we appreciate all the feedback! @shortrodshow on Facebook and @theshortrodshow on Instagram! https://shortrodshow.com

36mins

27 Nov 2019

Rank #5

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Staying Out of The Drink!

Ben and Brett sit down in the comfy bucket seats of the Otter Lodge to talk ice safety and tips to keep you on hard water, not in the drink! They also talk ice fishing updates and what they do to help prep for the upcoming ice season! Follow us on Facebook at @shortrodshow Check out our Website! https://shortrodshow.com

29mins

19 Nov 2019

Rank #6

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Early Urban Ice!

Check in with the guys as they record out on the ice on a small urban pond. They talk through rod selection on a tip from a listener and catch a few fish along the way! https://shortrodshow.com

39mins

22 Dec 2019

Rank #7

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Icing Cats and Tourney Chat

Listen in to the guys talk about putting catfish on the ice along with the Iowa ice tournament schedule!  Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

43mins

29 Dec 2019

Rank #8

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Brett's Gear Dump!

Brett takes his turn to explain his gear philosophy and teach everyone what it takes to keep up with him on the ice! Be sure to follow along with us on Facebook and Instagram and check out our website at https://shortrodshow.com!

39mins

1 Dec 2019

Rank #9

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St. Paul Ice Show

The boys head north this week to recap the St. Paul Ice Fishing Show! Listen in as they break down their plan to attach the show and interact with all the vendors and ice fishing personalities. Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

37mins

15 Dec 2019

Rank #10

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Release Into the Grease!

Ben and Brett talk one of their favorite subjects, cooking the fish they catch!  Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

40mins

12 Jan 2020

Rank #11

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Augers and Basin Crappies

Listen to the guys talk about their auger philosophy and how to break down a crappie basin bite that is a classic pattern in all kinds of places in the ice belt. Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

42mins

19 Jan 2020

Rank #12

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Season One Finale!

Join the guys as they talk about the 2019/2020 season in review as well as the tools and gear they use to create The Short Rod Show! Thanks to everyone for their support of the podcast, the guys really appreciate it!

56mins

15 Mar 2020

Rank #13

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Tournament Talk and Storage Tips!

Ben and Brett chat about their recent outing at the Iowa State Fishing Club tournament at Brushy Creek Lake. With the recent warm weather, ice fishing is wrapping up in Central Iowa and the guys take a chance to talk about their strategies for storing their shelters and gear. Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

29mins

8 Mar 2020

Rank #14

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Late Ice Tactics

The guys chat about a recent ice trip, what late ice in Central Iowa looks like and talk tactics for a tournament on one of their favorite lakes! Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

35mins

1 Mar 2020

Rank #15

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Invasive Crappies

Join in out in the Otter Lodge as the guys take a newbie out on the water to experience what it's all about. They even catch a few fish along the way! Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

44mins

23 Feb 2020

Rank #16

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Ice Derby Update!

Tune in as the guys chat about a recent ice derby and updates on last weekend's fishing trips. They talk about a few good tips and trips to coax finicky fish to bite! Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

36mins

16 Feb 2020

Rank #17

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SRS Throwback!

Life got in the way of the guys this week but listen in to one of the most popular episodes to date Clever Ice Tactics! Ben and Brett will be back next week with updates on a recent fishing trip and more! Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

34mins

9 Feb 2020

Rank #18

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After Work Delight

Listen in as the guys report from out on the ice while catching fish! They talk strategies to reduce dinks caugh as well as vent about in town fishing etiquette! Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

34mins

2 Feb 2020

Rank #19

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Breaking Down Structure!

The guys chat about using structure to increase your odds of catching fish and how to use it to your advantage no matter what kind of structure you're fishing! Don't forget to follow Ben and Brett on Facebook, Instagram and at their website https://shortrodshow.com!

38mins

26 Jan 2020

Rank #20