Research the region you will be fishing in to find out what kinds of fish live there and the things they like.
Check the local fishing reports that day for updates on areas where they’re biting.
This rig not only brings up winners, it’s also a great value because Bull●Shot works better than regular drop shot at a fraction of the cost. When working your bait off rocky bottoms, tie a palomar knot with a 2-3 foot tail and a Bull●Shot attached to the end. If your rig gets caught in [...]
Cast close to the shoreline for more bites.
The Little Red Book of Fly Fishing (Little Red Books) Hardcover by Kirk Deeter (Author), Charlie Meyers (Author) Two highly respected outdoor journalists, Kirk Deeter of Field & Stream and Charlie Meyers of theDenver Post, have cracked open their notebooks and shared straight-shot advice on the sport of fly fishing, based on a range of new and old experiences—from interviews with the late [...]
Be patient. Patience really is the key to good fishing. Bring a book or radio if you plan to out for a long time and remember that all good things come to those who wait.
Trout of the World (reissue) Hardcover by James Prosek (Author) In the rereleased edition of Trout of the World, fans of James Prosek’s unique painting talent will revel in the addition of 30 new fish paintings and a newly penned preface. First released in 2003, Trout of the World features original watercolors of trout from around the world, ranging from the [...]
Pay close attention to the movement of your line. Learn how to understand the difference between a curious fish and one that is biting so you can hook and reel it in.
Sunrise is an excellent time to fish, try to go out early in the morning.