Fishing Tips

River Monsters: True Stories of the Ones that Didn’t Get Away

July 29, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff,Resources

River Monsters

River Monsters: True Stories of the Ones that Didn’t Get Away Paperback by Jeremy Wade  (Author)   Called “the greatest angling explorer of his generation” (Independent on Sunday), Jeremy Wade takes viewers where no wildlife program has gone before. Now Wade goes truly beneath the surface, disclosing full details of how he catches each species and recounting the [...]

Slow Sinking Plug Fishing Rig

July 27, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips

Removable Split Shot Slow Sinking Plug

The action of a floating plug can be changed dramatically by adding a small removable split shot in front of a loop knot tied directly to your lure. Different size shot change the lure’s sink rate and you can vary retrieve speeds to produce an enticing “up and down” action.

Bass Fishing Tips

July 25, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff

Get familiar with the waters you’re fishing in. If you go to one specific location more than another, learn about which areas the bass tend to swim in, and find out which time of day they are most prevalent. Timing is everything when it comes to bass fishing. Original article adapted for this use. Courtesy [...]

Gremlin Tip

July 20, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips

When fishing for bass in the summertime, try adding a rubber worm to the back of a spinner bait like a tail. This not only gives the lure more color and action, but it will also give it a scent. Twister tail worms will make the fish go crazy, and crayfish are a largemouth’s favorite [...]

Great Fishing Lodges of North America

July 19, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff,Resources

Great Fishing Lodges

Great Fishing Lodges of North America: Fly Fishing’s Finest DestinationsHardcover   by Paul Fersen  (Author), Tom Rosenbauer (Foreword) This exclusive tour of North America’s most storied fishing lodges puts you on the premiere streams, rivers, lakes, and coasts with a fly rod in hand.

Stream Rig for Split Shot

July 18, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips

Removable Split Shot Stream Rig

Fishing fast water over rocky bottoms presents a special problem – how to keep from losing your entire rig. We have the answer. Use a three-way swivel by tying your line to one loop, a leader of desired length to another and a lightweight dropper line to the third loop. Pinch a dozen or so [...]

Bass Fishing Tips

July 14, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff

Be sure to choose the right lure for the right situation. Not every time of day or area of water will require the same type of lure. Each lure has its own purpose, and is meant for different bass or different locations. It may take trial and error, but this is a very valuable lesson. [...]

Basic Fishing: A Beginner’s Guide

July 13, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff,Resources

Basic Fishing

Basic Fishing: A Beginner’s Guide Hardcover by Wade Bourne  (Author) New to fishing and have no idea how to start? With Basic Fishing, you’ll be an accomplished angler in no time at all. Expert angler and award winning outdoor writer Wade Bourne has created a step-by-step guide that masterfully breaks down the art of fishing with diagrams, vivid photographs, [...]

Bass Fishing Tips

July 9, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff

Bass fishing is a fun sport that can result in some large and exciting catches. There are many different opinions on what to do to catch the best bass, and how to go about it. The longer you participate in bass fishing, the more you will learn about which areas to go, what times to [...]

Eight Additional Items You Need in Your Fishing Tackle Box

July 6, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff

You can never have enough lures. But that’s not all you’ll need on the water. Pack these eight items in your fishing tackle box to make your trip more productive. Flashlight: It’s handy whenever you’re out after dark, essential if you’re stranded and have to signal for help. Adjustable Wrench: This has a wide variety [...]