How To Use SONAR and GPS Units To Find Fish

Modern technology has taken a lot of the guesswork out of finding fish, knowing what kind of bottom is under you and how far. SONAR and GPS units are almost a necessity for navigating on large bodies of water these days. They work great, but there is a learning curve involved. Depending on the unit, … Read more

Etiquette On The Water

At one time or another, we’ve all been out fishing, or trying to enjoy other activities on the river or lake and had our experience spoiled by people acting like jerks, either intentionally or accidentally. The person that insists on fishing right next to you, and follows you every time you catch something… or the … Read more

Spincasting vs Spinning vs Baitcasting Reels

One might wonder what all the hub-bub is about. After all, a fishing reel is just a spool to hold the fishing line, right? In reality, the fishing reel is a high-tech piece of equipment, without which many types of fishing would not even be possible. A fishing reel serves many functions besides just holding … Read more

The Wonderful World of French Spinners

Of all the available lures there are to help you catch fish, few stand out more than French Spinners. I can’t state this as a 100% fact, but I firmly believe you would have a hard time finding anyone who has ever fished that hasn’t used one of these at some point. I think it … Read more

How To Catch Walleye

Walleyes are a little bit different than most other fish. They have particular habits, likes, dislikes, and moodiness that set them apart for most other fish. A lot of the techniques required are not very intuitive and may require some practice to consistently put walleyes in the boat or creel. To this end, I am … Read more

How To Catch MORE Fish: Turn a Bust into a Bonanza!

Sometimes fish can get downright uncooperative. It happens to all of us sometimes, no matter how good you think you are. Maybe you were catching bass like crazy, then the action just stopped. Moving to new places hasn’t helped. So, do you just pack up and head for Krystal’s, Checker’s, or Taco Bell? Don’t give … Read more

10 Facts You Don’t Know About Black Bass

Black Bass comprise several species within a certain genera, and are a very popular sport fish in the U.S. Black bass are probably responsible for the majority of fishing license sales every year. There are people who fish for nothing but black bass, and most tournaments are specifically for black bass. The internet is full … Read more