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Published: Sun, 23 Oct 2016 09:46:01 -0500


Fish Tales - The Sequel

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:19:59 -0500

Similar to lost footage scenes from the movie classic "Deliverance". A humorous look back at a Memorial Day Weekend camping trip.

Fishermen Don't Lie, Go Ask A Fish

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 11:38:38 -0500

You know how your fishing buddy will say "He was this big!" while describing the latest trophy fish that he caught, his hand-scale getting further apart the longer the story goes on. Well, I've got a few whoppers of my own.

Factors To Consider When Buying A Baitcasting Reel

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:04:34 -0500

A baitcasting reel is an important device to any angler. The device provides you with many benefits such as giving you more control of your casts. You also have more control over the motion of your lures. For you to reap these benefits you need to be cautious of the unit that you purchase. To help you out here are the factors that you should consider when buying a baitcasting reel:

Baitcasting Reel And Considerations To Make When Buying

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 07:32:56 -0500

A good fishing reel is among the things you will need to make your fishing experience pleasant and rewarding. There are so many reel types and the baitcasting reels happen to be some of the most popular because they offer more accurate casting. The reels also come with reduced backlash and spool overrun. There are so many brands in the market and before buying there is need to know what matters most so you are able to get the perfect baitcasting reel.

Proper Cleaning And Maintenance Care Tips For Your Fishing Accessories

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 07:56:01 -0500

Like any other type of equipment, fishing boat accessories also need to be properly maintained if they are to last a long time. Proper cleaning after use is very essential.

The Best Fish Finders In The Market - 4 Reviews

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:31:40 -0500

As a fishing enthusiast, you know that one size doesn't fit all. If you are looking for the best fish finder, here is a review of the best units in the market that you can go for: It's one of the latest fish finders in the market and has many great features such as a large resolution of 800 X 480. The display is bright thus you can easily see it even in bright sunlight. To give you a fish eye's view, the unit has a down imaging technology that allows you to easily see what is beneath you. In addition to this, the unit provides a dual beam that allows it to cover a wide coverage area.

10 Most Dangerous Fish to Eat

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:56:05 -0500

There are lots of contaminants that can get into a fish's body via their environment. These contaminants can then be passed onto us. Here is a list of some of the worst fish to eat based on those contaminants.

Believe in the Benefits of Fishing

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 15:26:06 -0500

Fishing is a group and an individual sport regardless of a person's age. People are intrigued enough to gather around and watch others land fish. Companies make beginning angler kits for tots and toddlers so they can participate in the action.

3 Best Lures to Catch a Snook

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:01:58 -0500

The snook a.k.a. linesider and robalo is one of the most sought after fish of the southern and central portion of Florida. This article has simple tips to help snook fishermen catch more fish.

Pros and Cons of Kayak Fishing

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:53:39 -0500

Kayak fishing a.k.a. (yak fishing) has become a very popular way for anglers to chase their favorite fish quarry. This article covers the pros and cons of kayak fishing.

Top 3 Tips to Catch a Dolphin

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 10:44:47 -0500

The dolphin fish a.k.a. mahi is considered by many to be one of the tastiest fish swimming in the sea. This also makes them one of the most sought after offshore species of fish. Read on to learn more.

The Best Leaning Posts Every Fisherman Needs To Know About

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 09:04:48 -0500

Every fisherman needs the right marine accessories in his boat. This simply means the right boat seats, the right upholstery, the right boating hardware, steering and lean posts.

Quick Get These Leaning Posts For Your Boat Now

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 09:04:47 -0500

As a mariner trying to best leaning posts for your boat, you will come across a wide variety of them. Each of them have their own advantages and uses.

How to Catch a Pompano

Tue, 31 May 2016 11:57:41 -0500

The pompano a.k.a. pomp is one of the tastiest fish in the sea according to most fishermen which makes them a very popular fish to catch. They are in the jack family so their cousins are the permit and the jack crevalle which is why they put up a great fight when hooked. Read on to learn more.

Best Ways to Catch a Spotted Seatrout

Tue, 17 May 2016 10:24:53 -0500

The spotted seatrout is probably one of the most targeted fish species in the southern waters where they reside. There are good reasons for this popularity. This species is very widespread; delicious to eat; and extremely fun to catch. Read on to learn how to catch more of this very popular fish species.

Best Ways to Catch a Red Fish

Thu, 12 May 2016 14:24:46 -0500

The red drum, a.k.a. the red fish is one of the most popular fish targeted by fishermen all around Florida. The red fish is so popular because they are abundant; they put up an amazing fight; and they are absolutely delicious table fare. Read on to learn more.

How to Catch a Tons of Snook

Thu, 12 May 2016 13:34:43 -0500

The best way to catch any fish is to figure out what they like. Snook like:

Enjoy Deep Sea Fishing In Kona

Mon, 09 May 2016 08:39:58 -0500

Fishing for fun is a great activity. Whether you're with friends or family you can be sure to enjoy yourself with a stress free fishing trip. You may even get a little competitive! The social bonding and exposure to nature are a few reasons to go shipping.

Gone Fishing: Five Tips For Newbies

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:44:22 -0500

If you are new to fishing it can be tempting to jump in with both feet. Here are some helpful tips to get you started.

Orvis Silver Sonic Waders

Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:06:03 -0500

The Orvis Silver Sonic is a nice pair of waders that I really liked. The are really comfortable and works great.

Hone Your Knife Sharpening Skills to Make a Good Day of Fishing Great

Wed, 13 Apr 2016 15:55:33 -0500

Few things beat a day spent on the lake fishing, but many anglers dread cleaning their catch at the end of the day. The filleting process can be made much easier by using the right knife sharpening techniques.

Jet Ski Fishing For Bass With The Right Rod

Wed, 13 Apr 2016 14:50:10 -0500

When fishing for bass from jet ski, more people prefer to use lightweight rods. You should use the right type of rod that matches the type of lure that you want to use for fishing.

Four Reasons You Should Head to a Fishing Pier Instead of a Night Club

Wed, 06 Apr 2016 07:32:01 -0500

When life gets just a little too routine it's time to look further than the usual Saturday night watering holes. Here are four ways that visiting the local fishing pier can spice up your weekend.

Tips for Successful Recreational Fishing

Wed, 06 Apr 2016 07:27:19 -0500

Recreational fishing provides ample opportunity to enjoy nature while reeling in live ones. The following tips and guidelines should help ensure that everyone has a good time.

Pier Fishing Tips for Beginners

Wed, 30 Mar 2016 14:20:08 -0500

Pier fishing can be a great way to enjoy a relaxing day outdoors. Here are a few tips to help make the most of your experience.

What Are The Best Spots For A Fishing Trip?

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:51:45 -0500

Those who are planning a fishing trip should not only have the right marine accessories for fishing, but should also select the right location, for location can be a huge factor in deciding how successful the trip was. Fortunately, there are several fantastic locations to choose from, fishermen can choose their locations based on their species of fish they wish to catch.

The Thrill of Fishing With Topwater Lures

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 15:49:49 -0600

Discover the thrill and excitement of fishing with topwater lures. I share my memories, tips and techniques of using all types of topwater surface lures that I have learned over the years.

Tips for Walleye Fishing in Spring

Fri, 05 Feb 2016 06:39:11 -0600

Spring provides the best opportunity for angling enthusiasts to fish for walleyes. Walleye fishing involves locating the fish, using the right type of hook and line, and knowing the best time to fish.

Ladies - Let's Go Fishing

Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:30:57 -0600

I'm not one to go out of the way to go fishing however, every gal/lady should learn what it's all about. The biggest reason is guys LOVE fishing.

5 Important Fishing Safety Tips That You Should Remember While Out With Your Boat

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 09:50:14 -0600

Fishing for leisure is a task that is loved by almost everyone. It is an adventure in itself that allows people to sit back and relax amidst nature and grab fishes simultaneously.

Ideas for Family Fun With Fishing

Mon, 04 Jan 2016 08:37:55 -0600

Kids often enjoy activities that enable them to interact with nature. Get everyone involved with family fun by taking a fishing excursion.

Thank God for Fishing!

Tue, 29 Dec 2015 12:17:39 -0600

I was born a city boy moved more to a rural setting almost 2 decades ago. The idea of fishing to me was for those who drove pick-up trucks, wore baseball caps, and carried a coolers of beer with them. OK that is probably true, but around 8 years ago my son wanted to learn to fish, so minus the beer and pick-up truck we took-up this sport. What we did first was hit the internet finding everything out, here is what we discovered as novice anglers.

Gear You Will Need for Recreational Fishing

Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:24:40 -0600

Recreational fishing can be a fun way to spend a day. You need to make sure you have the proper gear in order to enjoy your time on the water.

The 4 Best Saltwater Fishing Lures for Fishing Panama's Tuna Coast

Thu, 10 Dec 2015 08:05:53 -0600

Tuna fishing is one of the most exciting angling adventures in the world. Few fisherman who have had the chance to fish Panama's Tuna Coast can resist coming back for more. Below is a brief guide to the best lures that offer the best results when pursuing fish in Panama's tuna coast.

How to Fish With the Tides for Big Game on Panama's Tuna Coast

Wed, 09 Dec 2015 15:57:17 -0600

Fishing in the right place at the right time is perhaps the most vital part of becoming an exceptional sport fisherman. You will not have any success of catching the big one if you are not in a good fishing area. Water movement, the movement direction, wind, tides and water level determine where fish can be found. Experienced anglers create a to-do list that covers rigging, packing, and loading. Unfortunately, some of them fail to check the tides and lunar schedules. This big blunder can hinder anglers from getting consistent positive results. Taking advantage of the currents and tide schedule is essential to getting big game catches.

Panama Fishing - Coiba Island & Hannibal Banks

Wed, 09 Dec 2015 12:40:36 -0600

If you are looking for big game such as Marlin, Sailfish or Yellowfin Tuna, Coiba Island and the Hannibal Banks are meccas for these fish. Find out more about these famous sport fishing spots in the Republic of Panama.

3 Things to Keep in Mind When Booking a Fishing Pier for Your Next Event

Tue, 08 Dec 2015 07:04:51 -0600

A fishing pier isn't just a place to catch fish. Consider booking one for your next outdoor event to bring a bit of uniqueness to your event.

How to Catch Sand Worms in the Surf

Wed, 02 Dec 2015 06:11:37 -0600

Catching sand worms to use as fishing bait is both fun and frustrating at the same time. It needs patience and practice to develop the skill. But a successful catch makes the effort worthwhile since freshly caught live sand worms are one of the best baits to use particularly for the novice or young angler. The article tells the reader the how, when, where and why of catching sand worms in the surf.

Top 5 Panama Saltwater Game Fish Sought After by Experienced Anglers

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:00:22 -0600

Panama is revered by fisherman across the world as one of the best places to engage in fishing for sport. Panama saltwater fishing is a thrilling, rewarding experience for those who participate in it. There are five Panama saltwater game fish that anglers seek during their journey here, each being able to hold its own with even master fisherman.

Why Sport Fishing in Panama Is an Ideal Choice for Vacationers

Fri, 20 Nov 2015 09:14:09 -0600

Panama is one of the best sport fishing locations in the world, and its popularity is due to a variety of factors. Not only is the area a terrific vacation destination, offering a fun nightlife and great scenery, but the sport fishing opportunities are virtually incomparable to those found in other locations. This fact explains why avid fans of the sport are drawn to the region year after year. Sport fishing Panama style will likely always remain popular. Below are some of the characteristics that have led to the country's worldwide reputation as a top destination for this enjoyable activity.

6 Wonderful Reasons to Take Up Fishing As a Hobby

Fri, 20 Nov 2015 08:32:32 -0600

Fishing has since ages been a hobby for the masses. It is a great option for spending leisure time and eventually grabbing a good catch.

Top 5 Sport Fishing Destinations You Need to Add to Your Bucket List

Wed, 11 Nov 2015 14:32:07 -0600

While the eco-tourism trend is abuzz around the world, activities like recreational fishing are gaining more popularity than ever. Most saltwater fishing anglers cannot deny that sport fishing is an enjoyable and environmental-friendly activity. There are literally hundreds of beautiful and pristine saltwater recreational fishing destinations found on every continent. Plus, the fishing enthusiasts will get a chance to explore the natural fish habitat, many native species and other marine life during their fishing tour at each destination. Here is a list of the top five saltwater sport fishing destinations for expert and novice anglers.

Those Tasty Trout

Fri, 02 Oct 2015 07:04:44 -0500

California has some wonderful places with many streams flowing through the mountains that are stocked regularly with fish. Trout prefer cold, clean water with high oxygen content. They are commonly found in mountain streams and in unpolluted rivers. Although you can find German Brown here in Southern California, I'll admit that I haven't seen the Cutthroat Trout in our neck of the woods.

Tips for the Beginning Fly Tyer

Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:00:56 -0500

Have you wanted to tie your own flies but don't know where to start? Here are a few tips to keep you sane!

Beach Fishing: Your Fun As Beginners

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 14:04:41 -0500

To help you have a great beach fishing experience, we are going to explain how you should read a beach, what kind of fishing tackle to use and some basic fishing techniques to follow! Find your beach spot Beach fishing does require an ability to read water action, colour and current. It's always a good idea to pick a high vantage point to help you assess the beach before you start.

Florida Fishing License

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 10:15:06 -0500

Lets talk about getting a Florida fishing license what it takes. See who is exempt and learn where to get them.

Top 10 Do's and Dont's for the Beginning Fly Fisherman

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:58:30 -0500

Want to start learning the magical sport of fly fishing? This article covers 10 of the most common do's and dont's for those entering the sport of freshwater fly fishing, mostly trout fishing. These tips can make your transition into fly fishing productive and enjoyable!

Enjoy Your Alaska Fishing Experience

Wed, 12 Aug 2015 08:03:10 -0500

Alaska has some of the best fishing spots in the world. With the right equipment and knowledge you can have the perfect fishing trip.

How to Find the Sweet Spot to Fish In

Mon, 13 Jul 2015 10:25:50 -0500

How to find and target large fish on your next trip out. This article is about moving past the small quantity equals weight way of thinking and focuses on seeking out the monster that set records.

The Best Bait to Use For Trout Fishing

Thu, 09 Jul 2015 08:47:07 -0500

Ever had the chance to you the best Flies for trout fishing? Want to catch the monsters with ease? I will tell you it can be done follow us on this adventure as we look at the wonderful things flies have to offer the fishing world.

Want To Catch Big Bass? You Have To Fish For Them!

Tue, 07 Jul 2015 15:02:39 -0500

All anglers want to catch big bass but the problem is they don't fish for them. Big bass are not located in the same area of the lake as the average bass usually. Big bass want more cover and heavier cover to live and feed. You need to know where to look to catch big bass and believe me when I say, "It's not where the average size bass lives and feeds."

Five Accessories to Get You Started With Bowfishing

Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:39:29 -0500

Getting started in the sport of bowfishing is easier than it might seem. There are a just a few items that you can pick up and attach to your old archery bow. Knowing the right items to get could save you a ton of time. After reading this article you will be able to hit the water--sooner, rather than later.

Let Worms Eat Your Garbage!

Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:03:27 -0500

In this day and age, DIY (do-it-yourself) is the mantra for many people. People like to repair their TVs, paint their homes and fix their cars without relying on anyone else. This article talks about how you can take care of garbage through worm bins and also how you can make them.

Bass Fishing In Georgia

Thu, 21 May 2015 09:18:33 -0500

Bass Fishing has become one of the most popular sports in town. Almost everyone is talking about it you can't resist not asking about it and trying it for yourself as well.

Why We Fish

Tue, 05 May 2015 11:26:34 -0500

Getting to know a river is a type of connection with nature that few really understand. You have to experience it to truly know what I'm talking about, yet even I can't completely explain it. Some describe it as a spiritual experience. Maybe it goes back to our innate instinct of survival, or is it just a hobby that taps into many different senses and emotions?

Jet Ski Fishing

Mon, 04 May 2015 11:34:41 -0500

This is a story about a time I went fishing off of a jet ski with my best friend. It was a weird idea that turned out to be a lot of fun.

How to Fish Effectively While Reeling

Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:15:01 -0500

The concept I want to talk about in this post is a very important one relating to the maturing of a fisherman. The concept I am referring to is reeling and the technique in which to do so. This is a very touchy concept for a lot of fishermen as they all believe to be experienced and mastered in the ways of reeling.

The Super Lure - You Have One Already!

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:09:21 -0500

Everyone is looking for that new lure that is going to catch every big bass in a lake. Your tackle box is overran already with lures, some of them you haven't even opened yet. Now you are back in the store going to purchase more lures. The chances are you already have that super lure right in your tackle box already.

Where's The Boat? It Was Just Here!

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:02:36 -0500

We were going out to the water to fish and saw flashing lights coming upon us, was it the police? No, it was worse than that, it was...

Scott Tidal Fly Rod Review

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:35:31 -0500

2015 seems like the year of the mid priced rod. Every rod maker seems to be saying "out with the old and in with the new" when it comes to mid range rods this season. I will be taking you through the world of these new mid ranged rods one by one, starting with the Scott Tidal.

He Said I Can't Believe You Would Do This

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 06:20:30 -0500

It was my first time at Lake Okeechobee and I was excited until the Pro got upset because I was catching more fish. From then on it wasn't a good trip.

Can I Stock Crappie in My Small Pond?

Mon, 06 Apr 2015 14:05:06 -0500

Concerned about adding crappie to a small pond? Find out your options, and which variety works best for your pond!

Tilapia in Your Pond

Mon, 06 Apr 2015 13:26:22 -0500

Largemouth bass have a ferocious appetite, and in order for a pond to grow fat, healthy bass there must be plenty of forage available. Tilapia, while native to the Nile River in Africa, have a tremendous aquaculture value and are an excellent supplemental forage food for your bass. As an added bonus, tilapia is the number two fish in the world's food industry, and can be enjoyed by you and your family.

Surf Fishing for Pompano

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:47:01 -0500

Pompano are one of the most targeted fish by fishermen. Not only do pompano put up a tremendous fight, but they also taste fantastic as well. Pompano are a very mild tasting fish, with an almost clear flesh, great for people who don't like fish.

Fly Casting for Accuracy

Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:41:04 -0500

The sport of fly fishing is fun and exciting. Learning to handle the fly rod can be as much fun as the fishing and one of the most important aspects of the cast is learning to cast accurately. This article gives a number of great tips and techniques that you might use to make that perfect fly cast!

Important Factors That Will Help You Buy the Right Fishing Equipments

Fri, 20 Mar 2015 10:47:15 -0500

If you have plans to buy fly fishing combo, fly fishing gear, fly fishing DVD then it is important that you consider certain important factors.If you have made up your mind regarding the purchase of different fly fishing gear equipments.

"It Won't Be Long Now" - Great Spring Fishing Is On It's Way

Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:27:01 -0500

A great way and time to introduce youngsters to fishing is in the spring with the arrival of good old Blue fishing! Some of my fondest early memories are of Snapper fishing, Oh what great fun my childhood friends and I had! We would seine (drag) with long nets in the shallows of the bay for shiners, toss them in a bucket of saltwater and presto we had live bait for the day.

5 Things to Look For Before Buying a Fishing Kayak

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:27:16 -0600

"If you want fishing experience that you will live to remember then all you need is a kayak." Those were words that an old friend once told me and they are probably the most honest words I have ever heard. A few years after hearing these words I went ahead and bought myself a Kayak for fishing and since then I have never gone fishing on any other vessel.

Picking the Best Fishing Kayak

Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:13:50 -0600

Here, we will talk about what kind of fishing kayak is the best for you. This article covers such topics as what type of material to get, what size kayak, and more. As you will learn, all of the criteria are personal to you - everybody has different requirements, so use them to decide what is right for you!

Ask Boat Dealers and Sport Goods Experts About the Joys of Fishing

Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:31:37 -0600

Are you feeling stressed from everyday life? Is your boss on your back? Are your children running amok? If you need to get away from the pressures of everyday life, you should consider visiting local boat dealers, getting a fishing boat, and going on a fishing trip!

Reasons Fishing Is A Good Activity While On Holiday

Fri, 09 Jan 2015 11:32:13 -0600

The good thing about vacations is you get the freedom to select a destination you feel is best placed to offer you the kind of experience you are looking for. You also get to decide which excursions to take part in depending on what thrills you the most. You can actually take advantage of the holiday to learn a new activity to have something valuable to take home with you at the end. Fishing is amongst the best things you can choose for a holiday and here are the reasons why it is an activity that's worth trying.

Novice Fisherman Tips

Thu, 08 Jan 2015 05:13:38 -0600

Are you a new fisherman? There are things to learn before you head out on your first fishing venture.

The Albright Knot

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:34:51 -0600

Captain Jimmie Albright, one of the most noted anglers, was also a pioneer and innovator of fly-fishing techniques. His interest and knowledge of the waters in and around the Florida Keys, where he spent most part of his semi-retired life fishing and angling, was astounding and made him an unofficial guru to some of the celebrated anglers of his time, some of them stars in their own right - authors, writers, actors and singers. The Albright Knot that he invented has now become a standard knot-tying technique among salt water anglers; these include those special groups of angling...

Ropes and Knots

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:34:00 -0600

Knotting a rope can leave anyone tied up in knots, literally! The art of rope tying and the types of knots extend from use in regular everyday life harnessing a clothes line to specialized situations like boating, climbing, sailing, fishing, rescue and many others. Knots are also highly complex and designed to suit various purposes from regular everyday requirements to high performance situations like safety, search and rescue etc.

Fishing Tackle

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:33:15 -0600

The term 'tackle' used to denote 'fishing apparatus' has been part of the fishing vocabulary since the 13th century. Sometimes also known as 'fishing gear' as in commercial fishing, it is more commonly used to describe recreational fishing by anglers. Fishing tackle refers to the equipment used in fishing; in contrast, the term 'tackle' can sometimes be misunderstood for fishing techniques.

Know More About Fishing Knots

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:32:04 -0600

There are various types of fishing knots commonly used around the world by anglers; however, knots and their tying styles vary from region to region or location to location where conditions like the lay of water, type of fish, kind of fishing line and technique used etc. Differences also exist between first-time anglers and experienced fishermen who have learned to perfect the art of tying fishing knots mainly through experience and the number of fish 'they have let go'! That simply cannot be overlooked in a fisherman's angling experience.

Guide School and How to Become a Hunting or Fishing Guide

Wed, 31 Dec 2014 12:33:28 -0600

In this article I will teach you the top 3 things you need to do in order to start your fishing or hunting guide service. Be sure to read all of the way to #3 as I will be sharing with you the top way to ensure that your guide service will be successful. Like many of you I have a great passion for the outdoors so I would like to share these tips with you so you can start and grow your very own profitable guide services, now let's get started!

What Are Asian Carp?

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:41:20 -0600

What are Asian carp? How did they come to the United States? Learn the story behind Asian carp.

The Innovative Concept of Telescoping Fishing Rod

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:26:00 -0600

A telescopic fishing rod is manufactured to collapse down to a short length and open into a long rod. The twenty or thirty feet rods may look like a foot and a little more. This is what makes the rod very simple to be transported to remote areas or travelling by any local transport system.

Snakehead Fish

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:48:21 -0600

Some sports fish have limits on the catch. There is one that Fish and Game Departments are glad to have fishermen remove. That is the snakehead fish.

Alligator Gar

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:17:56 -0600

Alligator gar are not a game fisherman's target. However, it is good to know what they are in case you ever come across one.

Ice Fishing Safety and Changing Conditions

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:15:46 -0600

Ice fishing is a dangerous sport. It is necessary to be aware of changing conditions that may create thin, dangerous ice.

Ice Fishing Safety Basics

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:15:25 -0600

Summer is over, winter has come, what is the dedicated fisherman supposed to do? Go ice fishing! Here are some safety tips.

5 Fishing Knots That Will Make You A Better Angler

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:58:32 -0600

Fishing is fun if you actually manage to catch some fish. Have you come across times when you are out fishing and your hook has fallen off after you cast your line? Or did you suddenly realize when you were fishing that your knot has come undone or snagged on something?

Importance of Tying Fishing Knots Correctly and Various Types

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:50:03 -0600

It is essential that you learn to tie Fishing Knots correctly. Incorrectly tied knots are weak and may break the fishing line, or its loose ends may get entangled with the weeds or your fishing pole. Before we learn about various types of knots, let us learn some general good practices of tying good knots.

Fishing Products

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:06:56 -0600

Finding great quality fishing products is not always easy online. There are many websites that have plenty of product, but little in the way of descriptions and in depth review of the product.

Considerations When Looking for Bass Boats for Sale

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:37:50 -0600

You probably won't have any problems finding bass boats for sale in your area, but how do you know you're getting the best deal? Here are some of the things you'll need to take into account before making your final choice.

Taking the Plunge Into - Something Fishy

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:10:26 -0600

Fishing knots serve the purpose of ensuring the tackle to be in the right place, intact. These are indeed not the regular ties. They are a combination of hooks, swivels, sinkers in the end of line.

Gear Up for Informed Fishing With Us!

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:34:27 -0600

Before taking the plunge into the types of fishing knots, let's have a look at few precautions to be taken while tying knots...

A Stepwise Guide to Make Fishing Knots

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 07:30:48 -0600

The right fishing knot for the right purpose makes a lot of difference. It decides between the landing and catching of the catch for the fishermen. A master angler will definitely know about where to use a particular knot.

Getting Used to Fishing Knots in a Gist

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 07:25:44 -0600

Tying a fishing knot appropriately is indeed a challenge. An improperly tied fishing knot will weaken the entire line. On the contrary, if a fishing knot is tied up correctly, it results in strengthening the line.

Getting to Know the Albright Knot!

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 06:32:35 -0600

The Albright knot is a type of loop in one single line. This type of knot has many uses. It is made of two different types of materials which can be either Monofilament to braided or braided to wire.

Salmon Fishing in Scotland

Thu, 06 Nov 2014 11:36:00 -0600

Scotland has some of the finest salmon fishing rivers in Europe with over a hundred different rivers to choose from varying from some of the smallest and more intimate rivers to the wide and fast flowing waters such as the River Tay. All of which provide excellent opportunities for quality salmon fishing throughout most of Scotland. The salmon fishing season varies depending on the region but in the main it is from mid January until the end of October.

Finding the Right Fishing Rod for You

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:47:07 -0500

An introduction to the different types of rods. You'll get to learn about telescopic rods and their advantages, connectable rods and their benefits and finally single pole rods, which are ideal for catching large fish, or where reach isn't that important. If you're interested in fishing and you're hoping to decide on the best type of rod to suit you, then keep reading and you'll be well on your way to making a decision.

Fishing Reel or No Reel?

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:45:55 -0500

It's a debate that many fisherman face on a daily basis. Just how important is a reel to a fishing expedition? Let's take a look at the pros and cons of using a reel during a fishing trip and how effective they can really be.

Fishing Knots - Types and Speciality

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:06:20 -0500

By any means the fishing knots cannot all be put into one list because literally there are hundreds of variations to every category or type. One reason for this is, because every angler or fisherman uses the basic technique of a fishing knot to improvise and amend as required for the situation and the type of fish that is being fished. The secret to catching fish, besides location and skill of the angler, is the fishing knot.

Understanding the Basics of Animated Fishing Knots

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:11:50 -0500

The key to mastering any task is to understand the basics. Same is the case with tying knots, as in fishing knots, before you end up tying yourself up in knots! Learning a technique is simple because 'practice makes perfect' and a technique can be self-taught by a number of methods.

The Long and Short of Fishing Lines - To Trim or Not?

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:02:03 -0500

Fishing involves many techniques; the factors influencing these techniques can vary from fishing location, time of year, water temperature and size and species of fish. Hence the choice of a fishing line has to be done very carefully. Fishing lines come in various specifications to suit different requirements; some fishing lines can be customized by color for client requirements; some are heavy while some others are light.

Fly-Fishing - Basics, Knots and Techniques

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:01:15 -0500

Fly-Fishing is the term used to describe the angling or fishing method that uses an artificial 'fly' as lure to entice the fish. The fly is cast into the water by a fly reel, fly rod and a weighted line that has to conform to specializations. These artificial flies resemble food organisms, other natural invertebrates; sometimes hair, feathers and even animal fair natural and artificial are used.

Fishing Knots - The Basics, Types and Important Ones

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:00:25 -0500

Fishing is a very popular sport, but importantly it is a multi-billion dollar worldwide industry. Large scale industrial fishing requires specific infrastructure such as trawlers, fishing nets, safety gear and storage especially where deep-sea fishing is concerned. Angling is an individual sport very popular as a weekend relaxation among experienced fishermen and novice beginners who pursue it for the thrill of landing a catch!