July 2018

A Grandfather’s Advice on Taking Young Kids Fishing

Ken Schultz addresses the topics of what age to start young kids fishing, what time of day to go, when to stop, personal comfort, bass and sunfish, and fish handling.

The New Wonders of Wildlife Experience in Missouri

Our destination of family, friends, and fishing in Oklahoma involved an all too familiar 20 hour drive, stuck watching for various landmarks along the way such as a giant candle, a tank, and a large wooden hillbilly with moving arms

What is a Sport Fishing License?

A sport fishing license is for recreation anglers, not commercial anglers

Nuestra aventura de pesca de halibut en Homer Alaska

Para ver la vida silvestre, un paisaje impresionante y una caza y pesca espectaculares, pocos lugares pueden rivalizar con Alaska, uno de los destinos más salvajes del país. 

Our Summer Halibut Fishing trip in Homer Alaska

For wildlife viewing, breathtaking scenery, and spectacular hunting and fishing, few places can rival Alaska—one of the wildest destinations in the country.

9 Pier Fishing Tips & Tricks For Beginners

Pier fishing tips and tricks for beginners. Fish like a pro on the pier. Learn what to look for and what gear you need for pier fishing success.

7 Tips to learn How to Fish for Squid

Learn how to fish for squid with this info about squid jigs, different jigging techniques, shore-based locations, lighted venues, lure colors and sizes, and more.

Fly Line to Backing Knot: Albright Knot Steps

Learn to tie fly line to backing knot called the Albright Knot. Follow simple steps to attach your fly line to your backing, get on the water, start fly fishing

4 Tips to catch sunfish in Minnesota

Minnesota has many great opportunities for bluegill fishing throughout the year and across the state because bluegills are so prevalent. In summer, try fishing deeper water to catch bigger bluegills. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has many resources to select your next fishing spot.

5 Tampa Bay Fishing Hot Spots to Visit

Tampa Bay fishing hot spots for saltwater, freshwater fishing. List of good fishing spots in Tampa Bay that are accessible for snook, redfish, mackerel, bass

Fly Fishing Safety Considerations

There are several key aspects to fly fishing safety with the main concern focusing on wading.

3 Razones por las que enseñaré a mi hijo a pescar

Cuando no estoy trabajando o en el set, intento pasar todo el tiempo que puedo afuera. Siempre he sido una persona amante del aire libre y aprovecho cualquier oportunidad que tenga para conectarme con la naturaleza. 

How To Oil Fishing Reel: A Step by Step Guide

Learn how to oil fishing reel so that your gear works properly and lasts longer. Step-by-step guide on how to clean and oil a spinning reel. 

3 Reasons Why I’ll Teach My Kid to Fish

When I’m not working or on set, I try to spend as much time as I can outside. I’ve always been a very outdoorsy person and I take any chance I have to connect with nature.

Inshore Saltwater Fishing Gear for Beginners

Sample list of saltwater fishing gear for beginners, fishing equipment for beginners to use when inshore fishing for seatrout, flounder, redfish, pompano

Celebrating 50 Years — Wild & Scenic Rivers System

That story began in the 1960s when outdoor enthusiasts and visionary congressional leaders demanded the creation of a protected system of free-flowing rivers to balance America’s policy of rampant dam building.

How to Learn about a Recreational Saltwater Fishing

Learn how saltwater fishing permits and requirements vary greatly from state to state. Here are some reasons why you need to learn about the permit required.

Don’t Get Washed Out: 8 Tips For Fishing in the Rain

A little rain makes for the best fishing. Eight tips for fishing in the rain that will help you catch fish even when it’s wet outside. Follow this fishing in the rain tips for a successful trip in the outdoors.

Try Catfish fishing in Minnesota, a prime destination

Minnesota has many unique opportunities for catfish fishing throughout the year and across the state. Many Minnesota rivers are excellent for catfish fishing. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has many resources to select your next fishing spot.

Family Fun Fishing Trips Are Easier Than You Think

Fishing can be great source of family fun. Want to learn how to have family fun? Here are some tips for fun fishing trips.

3 Lake Houston Fishing Spots for Families

Get list of Lake Houston fishing spots for families. Learn Lake Houston fishing locations, bank fishing spots, boat ramps, species you can catch, where to fish

The Best Saltwater Lures for Pier Fishing

Why popping and swimming plugs, bucktail jigs, soft-bodied jigs, casting spoons, and jigging spoons are the best saltwater lures for pier fishing.

How to Get a Boating License

Depending on your state, you may need a boating license, registration, or such.

Where To Boat in Sarasota: A Guide to the Beaches & Beyond

Your guide for where to boat in Sarasota. From the world-class beaches to the adventurous Intracoastal Waterway and beyond.

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