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.
To make sure you can always find a swivel when you need one, string a dozen or so on a large safety pin and fasten the pin to the underside of your shirt-pocket flap.
Captain Phil Harris: The Legendary Crab Fisherman, Our Hero, Our Dad by Josh Harris (Author), Jake Harris (Author), Blake Chavez (Author), Steve Springer (Author) The electrifying behind-the-scenes story of the Deadliest Catch star, from his own two sons A must Read!!!
Learn about different species of bass. By learning about what kinds of bass live in the areas you fish in, as well as what they like and where they tend to hang out, you can get an insider’s view of how to catch them. Original article adapted for this use. Courtesy of www.FineFishing.com
Hunt, Gather, Cook: Finding the Forgotten Feast Paperback by Hank Shaw (Author) From field, forest, and stream to table, award-winning journalist Hank Shaw explores the forgotten art of foraging. If there is a frontier beyond organic, local and seasonal, beyond farmers’ markets and grass-def meat, it’s hunting, fishing and foraging your own food. A lifelong angler and forager [...]
Look for mossy areas, as fish prefer to swim in these areas to forage for food.
What Fish Don’t Want You to Know: An Insider’s Guide to Freshwater Fishing Paperback by Frank Baron (Author) Expert, field-tested advice for anglers at every level This comprehensive, entertaining, and foolproof guide covers everything novice and avid anglers need to know to catch freshwater fish–from bass and trout to salmon and walleye–and reveals the two basic ways to [...]