Pier Fishing Tips For Beginners

Pier fishing

Once springtime hits, anglers across the country start gearing up for a long fishing season. However, the one thing you can never count on in the spring is good weather. Cold front, winds, and storms could ruin a trip for anglers that enjoy wading or fishing from a boat. That’s not the case with pier … Read more

Best Trout Lures For Shore Casting

Best trout lures

When trout fishing surfaces as a topic of conversation, things naturally drift towards the refined and rarefied world of flyfishing. It’s a sad fact that when many folks think of using a spin-casting outfit for trout, only fishing with bait comes to mind. I’m here to tell you that there is a ton of great … Read more

Crappie Fishing: All You Need To Know

Crappie fishing

Let’s talk about Crappie fishing. One of the most sought-after gamefish in North America is the Crappie. Also known as Croppie, papermouth, or speckled bass. They’re not too big, and on light tackle, can put up a decent fight. So, what is it about these fish that draws anglers in? Below, we’re going to talk … Read more

Best Catfish Bait

catfish

Catfish are probably one of the most fun species of fish that I have ever chased.  It involves a fair amount of effort and skill. Sometimes the bite can be slow, but when you finally hook into one, they are often powerful fighters and have some weight to them. Even the smaller ones tend to … Read more

Fly Tying For Beginners

Fly tying for beginners

Most anglers will eventually hit a point in their fishing lives where they think about making their own artificial lures. Bass anglers will purchase their own molds to attempt to create their own soft plastic. However, it is in fly fishing where this hobby really begins to take flight. You get a certain satisfaction from … Read more

How To Use A Compass

How to use a compass

Navigation is essential in outdoor activities. Long ago, before modern technologies like google maps and GPS came into play. People, including hunters, anglers, sailors, hikers, and even travelers, depended on a compass and paper map to navigate. Nowadays, we are overly dependent on electronic devices. What happens when they disappoint, and you are far into … Read more