If you’re a kayak angler, what better way to widen your horizons than to start crabbing? Catching crab is one of the most enjoyable ways to spend time on the water, and dropping a few pots in the water while you fish can greatly increase your haul at the end of the day! [Read more…] about Ultimate Kayak Crabbing Guide – Tips, Techniques & Gear
If you’re new to fishing, you might be wondering what you should wear on a fishing outing. The right attire can have a major impact – and can be the difference between a great time on the water and coming back a sun and windburned mess! [Read more…] about What to Wear When Going Fishing? (Hot & Cool Weather)
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)
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:
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