Your next fishing story is only a cast away!
Freshwater fishing is a sport enjoyed by anglers of all ages and the best part is that you can get started with just a rod, reel and bait. Here, you’ll find a collection of resources that will benefit you whether you’re a beginner or a lifelong trawler. Get freshwater fishing how-to guides, info on fish species, lures, bait, accessories, gear and more.
A faster way to reach your favorite fishing spot
Sure, shoreline fishing is fun but you can’t beat the fishing adventures you have when casting your line from a boat! Whether you paddle your boat or use a trolling motor, you’ll never fish the same way again. Explore the different watercraft for fishing, tips and tricks to master the sport and discover which is right for you.
When it comes to trolling, getting your outboard motor to cooperate can be a real challenge. Trolling often requires you …
Lures & Bait
Attract your next big catch!
Wonder which lure catches Walleye? How do you keep your bait fresh while fishing in the summer? Here, you’ll find the answers to these questions and more. Get details on the top-performing gear, guides on lures and types of bait for catching certain species of fish.
Northern pike are notoriously aggressive predators, and chase down prey with incredible bursts of speed, mouthfuls of razor-sharp teeth, and …
Rods & Reels
Find your perfect rod and reel combo.
From fishing reel gear ratios to everything you wanted to know about the best spinning reels for each type of fishing, you’ll find it here! We’ve got hands-on reviews, guides, “best of” lists and more.
If you’re like most anglers, once you start accumulating rods, they end up strewn all over your garage, shed, or …
If you’ve been shopping around for fishing reels, there’s a good chance you’ve come across the perplexing world of fishing …
Check out all our articles on freshwater fishing rods and reels.
Freshwater Fishing Gear
Grab the right gear.
Using the right gear when freshwater fishing is critical and can make a difference in how successful your fishing trip turns out. We have hands-on reviews, buying and comparison guides and more to help you make an informed decision on your next fishing gear purchase.
Fishing leaders are little more than an afterthought to many anglers – but they really deserve more attention. After all, …
Check out all our articles on freshwater fishing gear that extends beyond rods, reels, lures, and bait.
Freshwater Fishing Guides
Gain new knowledge in freshwater fishing.
Freshwater fishing is a sport where learning something new is always a possibility. Check out our freshwater fishing guides from fish species to the best fishing spots to how to organize and store your rods.
Fishing hooks might not appear that complex, after all how different can these little barbed pieces of metal be? Well, …
Buying the right gift for the fisherman (or fisherwoman) in your life can be a little tricky. With so many …
Learning to fish for trout is one of those pastimes everyone should have the opportunity to experience. Trout are plentiful …
Check out all our freshwater fishing guides and learn all you need to know to master the sport.