A Complete Guide to Ladyfish- How to Find and Catch

A Complete Guide to Ladyfish

The Ladyfish is a ray-finned fish and are members of the Elopidae family. They are also popularly known as Jack-Rashes, Ten-Pounders, or Skipjacks.  Ladyfish occasionally venture into temperate waters, but are usually coastal-dwelling and found throughout subtropical and tropical regions. While they spawn out at sea, the fish larvae migrate inland and inhabit brackish waters. … Read more

How To Convert A Kayak To Motor Or Pedal Drive

How To Convert A Kayak To Motor Or Pedal Power

So you’ve got a kayak and a set of paddles. But you’d like to free up your hands by using pedal power.  Or getting a motor on your kayak and zooming across the water.  Do you have to purchase a whole new kayak entirely? Do you take an old bike apart? Do you whip out … Read more

How To Catch Snapper From Shore

How to catch red snapper from shore

Red Snapper is an amazing species of saltwater fish that can be located in oceans, bays, and natural water systems (estuaries) around the world. Snappers can survive and inhabit brackish water, which is a combination of both salt and freshwater.  They prefer environments with reefs, ledges, ridges, and rocky outcrops, where there is an abundance … Read more

Best Powerbait For Trout

Best Powerbait For Trout

Powerbait is the number one bait when it comes to catching stocked trout. One of the reasons for this is because it closely resembles the food pellets they’ve been living off in the hatchery. The problem is there are a lot of Powerbait options out there, and it can be confusing to know which works … Read more

Saltwater Bluegill – Do They Exist?

Saltwater Bluegill – Do They Exist?

Maybe you’ve got a bet going with someone. Maybe it’s 2 AM and you’re Googling things like “Rarest Lobster in the World” and “Saltwater Bluegill.”  Regardless of what’s prompted the question, let’s take a journey down this rabbit hole of All Things Random and Fascinating. So, Saltwater Bluegill – Do they exist? If they did, … Read more

Do Fish Like Garlic?

Garlic for fish

Maybe you have seen some garlic-scented bait, or maybe you have smelled garlic when walking past some fishermen and thought, do fish like garlic? The short answer is yes, fish like garlic, but there is more to it than that. Studies show that some fish have a very powerful sense of smell. It is known that … Read more

What’s the Difference Between Buffalo Fish and Carp?

What’s the Difference Between Buffalo Fish and Carp

Anyone who enjoys fishing will be familiar with these different fish, but you might want to learn a bit more about them, what they’re like, and whether they’re a good meal, especially if you enjoy eating your catches. We’ll look at a few facts about bigmouth buffalo and carp and explore the differences and similarities … Read more

How to Cast Light Lures

How to Cast Light Lures

We’ve all been there at some point. It’s the only day you got off and you head out with your rod to try to get in a few hours fishing. The weather isn’t bad, maybe a little windy. You tie on a new lure you got and brace for your first cast, only to have … Read more

Crankbait vs Jerkbait – What’s the Difference?

Crankbait vs Jerkbait – What’s the Difference?

Fishing lures come in a ton of different shapes and sizes. A crankbait and a jerkbait are two of the most popular versions, though. These particular baits give anglers versatility in the methods of how they fish, as well as options on types of water they can fish. How will you know which of these … Read more

How To Catch Trout In A Pond

How To Catch Trout In A Pond

Rainbow trout are one of the most stocked fish globally. This makes it an easy task to find a stocked pond or lake near you. Trout is the fifth most popular game fish in the United States, so it will come as no surprise to learn that most fishermen landed their first fish from a … Read more