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September 8, 2020
Different Types of Fishing Line Explained

For people who fish, fishing line is arguably the most important piece of equipment they’ll use. It may not be the flashiest gear, but it connects to lures, baits and is necessary to pull in fish. What types of fishing lines are available? In this guide, we’ll explore what characteristics fishing lines share, the differences […]

March 8, 2020
What is the Best Hook Size for Bluegill?

Bluegill are one of the most popular fish for anglers of all levels of skill. It helps that they’re a more common fish across the whole of America, and stick around for a good chunk of the year, which certainly offers plenty of potential for practice. You’ll find bluegill out in full force at the […]

February 27, 2020
How to Change a Fishing Reel from Right to Left-Handed

Today we teach you how to change the direction of your spinning reel from right to left-handed - or the other way around. If you are new to fishing, you might not realize that standard reels are designed to be operated with a single hand. If you bought a reel meant for a right handed […]

February 21, 2020
How to Hook a Minnow: 3 Best Methods

Today we explain how to hook a minnow properly using three simple and effective methods. If you’re reading this blog post, I’m guessing that you already know that fishing is more of an art than anything else.  In fact, fishing is rarely about the gear you use or the waters that you choose to fish […]

February 12, 2020
Do Bass Have Teeth? How To Handle Bass

Bass fishing brings about numerous rewarding and relaxational benefits – but a lack of knowledge can quite easily lead to incorrect handling that may cause damage to your catch. We’ve all seen the pictures of fishermen holding bass at an angle by their mouths, which brings about two questions: Is this the correct way to […]

February 12, 2020
What Do Bass Eat? 5 Best Live Baits

Many anglers have asked themselves this question: What do largemouth bass eat? It makes sense that knowing their diet might improve our chances of catching them, and that's something we all want! This article will answer the question, providing an overview of how largemouth bass get their nourishment. Let's go! The Predatory Behavior of Largemouth […]

February 12, 2020
4 Best Tips on How to Catch Tilapia

Today we give you 4 actionable tips on how to catch tilapia effectively. One of the most important skills that any angler can learn is how to target and catch a specific species of fish. In fact, targeting a species in this way can add a whole new level of excitement to your fishing experience.  […]

February 11, 2020
Do Glow In The Dark Lures Work?

If you're familiar with night fishing, there's a solid chance you've heard of fluorescent fishing lures. The lures glow in the dark and the theory behind it is that predator fish will get attracted by the glowing entity in the dark water. Still, fishermen have divided opinions on whether glowing fishing lures work or if […]

February 11, 2020
Spinning Vs Casting Rods Explained

When you shop for a fishing rod, and again each time you gear up for a day on the water, you'll ask yourself the question: Spinning vs casting rods - which is best? For some techniques, casting rods perform best, while other angling tactics can be executed better with spinning gear. To complicate things, there's […]

February 7, 2020
Trout Fishing Basics: Beginners Guide

There are many reasons why you may consider taking up trout fishing. As a hobby, fishing for trout offers a sense of freedom and relief from day-to-day life. If you’re fishing socially, trout fishing gives you plenty of opportunity to bond with your family or friends. On a more practical level, trout fishing provides you […]

February 6, 2020
Texas Rig Worming Guide

The world of recreational fishing changed forever with the creation of the Texas rig worm. It was during the 1950s, when soft plastic worms had just been invented and were starting to become popular. By threading the soft plastic worm on their hook just so and using a sliding weight, anglers were able to attract […]

February 5, 2020
Different Types of Fishing Reels

If you're interested in fishing, you've probably checked out some of the different kinds of fishing reels available. If there's a kind of reel you've never used, it may not be obvious how it works or when you should use it. There are some pretty major differences between baitcasting reels and spinning reels, for example. […]

February 5, 2020
How to Put Line on a Spinning Reel

A spinning reel is one of the most versatile types of fishing reels that exists, and it's extremely easy to use compared to a baitcasting reel. There's one problem, however. With spinning gear, it's easy to introduce line twists when you're spooling up a reel. We'll make sure you know how to avoid that problem. […]

February 4, 2020
Best Time Of Day To Fish for Bass

What is the best time of day to fish for bass? Find out here. Largemouth bass are predatory fish with aggressive feeding habits. They can be caught at any time of day, but specific feeding behaviors mean they’re more likely to bite during certain times. Weather and seasons change their habits, but luckily, it’s predictable […]

January 29, 2020
Fishing License Fees in Canada – For Residents & Non-Canadians

Wondering how to get a Canadian fishing license and what the price is? Get all the details in this article. Guide To Fishing License Fees in Canada As with most countries, you need a license to fish in Canada. Your options and their cost depend on whether you’re non-Canadian, Canadian or an Ontario resident. Which […]

January 8, 2020
Different Types of Fishing Rods

If you see a 4 ft ultralight fishing rod next to a 12 ft surf fishing rod, there’s no doubt they’re designed for very different fishing techniques. Extremes aside, there’s a huge array of different fishing rods out there—special handles and reel seats, stiff rods and flexible rods, and so many lengths! It can be […]

January 8, 2020
Carolina Rig Guide: Everything You Need To Know

If you’re sitting on the shore or in a bass boat and nothing seems to be biting, it might seem like all your go-to tricks and strategies are failing you. If you’re dying to get that big bass it might be time to break out the Carolina Rig. How to Setup a Carolina Rig A […]