Hooking yourself with your own fish hook – if you fish for long enough it’s only a matter of time until it happens to you! So, how do you remove the fish hook from your skin safely? No one likes to think about it, but when you’ve got a treble hook buried deep in your thumb, you’ll be happy you prepared for this exact situation. [Read more…] about How to Remove a Fish Hook from Hands, Fingers & Skin?
We’re all familiar with that fishy odor that comes from catching and handling fish. Whether you’re catch-and-release fishing or filling up a cooler with tonight’s dinner, that fishy smell will inevitably coat your hands – and can be a pain to eliminate. [Read more…] about How to Get Fish Smell Off Your Hands? (6 Easy Methods)
Fishing kayaks are no joke. They’re often significantly wider and heavier than other kayak types, which means you’ll need a kayak paddle that’s capable of propelling a heavier load while still being light enough for all-day use. That’s no simple feat. [Read more…] about Best Kayak Paddles for Fishing (2020)
No one likes a sore behind! If you’ve ever spent significant time in a canoe, then you know how annoying and uncomfortable those hard built-in seats can be. The lack of back support combined with the hard-bodied materials can quickly lead to a stiff back and an aching rear end. [Read more…] about Best Canoe Seats & Cushions: Paddle Comfortably for Hours!
I recently heard an unfortunate tale from a fishing buddy of mine. After fighting with a large, angry Jack Crevalle for what seemed like an eternity, he finally wrangled the fish within gaffing range. After what seemed like a clean gaff job, his telescopic fishing gaff came apart – resulting in a useless piece of aluminum, and a lost fish! [Read more…] about Best Fishing Gaffs:
Gaff Fish in Blue Water, Kayaks, and on the Ice
No one likes shelling out their hard-earned dough for live bait when there are perfectly good minnows in the water! A good minnow trap will enable you to be self-sufficient while fishing. You’ll be able to catch your own bait – so you won’t be out of luck if the bait shop is out of minnows. [Read more…] about Best Minnow Traps:
Trap Live Bait with Ease!