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August 22, 2022
Walleye Rigs 101: 7 Sure-Catch Walleye Setups

Ask most anglers who have fished for walleye, and they’re quick to tell you that walleye are far from the easiest species to target. This challenge is one of the reasons why walleye fishing is so much fun. These fish will definitely make you work for it.  Fortunately, with the right gear and a reliable […]

August 2, 2022
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 […]

September 12, 2021
Drop Shot Rigs 101: Ultimate Guide For Beginners

Ready to unlock your full angling potential by mastering the drop shot rig? Today we teach you all the essentials to help you become an expert in this effective fishing rigging technique. Drop shot rigs are one of the easiest and most productive ways to catch bass, yet it’s a practice that many anglers look […]

September 2, 2021
How To Cast Spinning and Baitcasting Reels For Beginners

You’ve got your rod, bait, and equipment all set - yet you feel like you aren't really hitting your casts right. It's all too common, but we're here to help. Let's go back to the drawing board and teach you exactly how to optimally cast a spinning or baitcasting reel. The most essential and fundamental […]

July 30, 2021
How the Moon and Tides Affect Fishing

Fishing may seem simple, but some factors can affect your catch rate and if you’d get any fish to bite at all. The moon and tides have always been part of the conversation in the fishing community, as it’s known the moon affects sea levels at night. However, it can also affect fishing, as there […]

May 21, 2021
How To Catch Carp Like a Pro: 13 Tips for Beginners

Struggling to get those carp to bite? Carp fishing is known to test the skills of seasoned anglers but with these 13 simple yet effective steps, you'll be on your way to catch carp as the pros do it! For decades catching carp was treated with contempt, unless you happened to live in the U.K. […]

May 19, 2021
Top 6 Reasons Why You're Not Catching Fish

Fishing is a peaceful and enjoyable hobby that numerous people share. Those who enjoy fishing are happy to catch a fish of generous size on their fishing trips. People of all ages and genders can enjoy and learn how to fish correctly. One of the most significant downsides to fishing is not catching fish. Countless […]

May 5, 2021
12 Game-Changing Kayak Fishing Tips Every Angler Should Know

Kayak angling has become exceedingly popular in the past few years. While you may feel that you’re an experienced angler, doing it from your kayak is an entirely new experience. There are many factors to consider fishing from a kayak. If you’re interested in learning how to fish from your kayak, consider reading through a […]

April 23, 2021
The Most Humane Way to Kill a Fish (A Simple Guide)

The best anglers are those who treat their catch humanely. Those anglers have respect for the fish they catch and eat what they harvest.  Surely, you’re among those anglers who want to treat fish humanely when fishing. Causing the fish pain or leaving fish gasping for air on the riverbank or in the bottom of […]

February 1, 2021
8 Game-Changing Rigs To Step Up Your Crappie Fishing Game

Are you wondering how you can catch crappie like the best anglers in business? Then you've come to the right place! Keep reading and we'll go over all the rigging information and crappie fishing tips you need to know to make the most of your next crappie adventure. No matter where you are in the […]

January 22, 2021
Crappie Fishing 101: How To Catch Crappie Effectively

Crappie is one of the most popular freshwater fish in the United States, and understandably so.  After all, these common panfish are flavourful, plenty of good fun to catch, and can be easily located up and down, and almost anywhere in the country. With that said, fishing for them might seem like a straightforward endeavor […]

January 20, 2021
Walleye Fishing 101: How To Catch Walleye for Beginners

You don't need to be an expert angler to catch walleye, but this fish species can be tricky. Locating them is the hardest part. Understanding where they like to swim, their feeding habits, the water conditions, and more can help you fish more successfully. The right presentation, bait, rigs, and techniques are also necessary to […]

November 17, 2020
How to Catch Catfish: The Ultimate Guide

The Catfish is one of those types of fish where its name just doesn't do it much justice. And its unusual name is probably the reason it is one of the most overlooked and underrated fish in the country.  While I won't argue the title of this fish is a bit strange, their features are […]

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 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 […]