We’ve all been there. After hours of patiently scouting and casting, and a lengthy battle, you’ve finally got that trophy fish lined up next to your boat. Getting it on board should be easy. But as you reach into the water to grab it – it suddenly trashes and wriggles its way free from your hook – and out of your grasp forever! [Read more…] about Best Fishing (Landing) Nets for Every Situation
If you’re like most anglers, once you start accumulating rods, they end up strewn all over your garage, shed, or other storage space. Once you get up to a half dozen rods or so, keeping them leaned up in a corner gets pretty cluttered – and can even lead to damage from rods falling over or getting entangled. [Read more…] about Best Fishing Rod Storage Racks: Organize and Protect your Fishing Poles
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!
When it comes to ice fishing, keeping yourself warm is one of the major keys to success. Fishing with half-frozen fingers and toes is not only uncomfortable; it’ll make you want to head home early – leading to less fish in your cooler! Luckily there’s a simple solution to this problem – portable ice fishing heaters. [Read more…] about Best Ice Fishing Heaters:
Keep Your Ice Shelter Toasty Warm!
While it might not be the flashiest tool in your ice fishing arsenal, the humble ice scoop or ice skimmer is one of the most helpful items to have with you on the ice. After drilling a fresh hole in the ice, slush will inevitably start filling the hole, impeding your fishing line, electronics, and visibility. [Read more…] about Best Ice Fishing Scoops and Skimmers – 2020