May 2013

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The Powers of Observation

There is an old saying “the more things change, the more they stay the same.” 

Learning to Cast from a Boat

When taking a novice angler fishing on a boat, perhaps as a mentor or on a free fishing day, here are a few things to share

Safe Boating

Every time I go fishing I expect to catch fish.

How to NOT Break Your Fishing Rod

What a bummer it is to break your favorite fishing rod. 

Bass Tips from Scott Martin

Who took me bass fishing for the first time?

Memorial Day Weekend!

The much-anticipated Memorial Day Weekend is almost here.

Bike. Fish. Live.

I’m sure many of you out there have hobbies that you love outside of fishing.

On Hold

The best rod holder is your hands. After all, this is why we have opposable thumbs.

The Cleat Hitch

So today is the day you’re going fishin.’ 

Why Fishing is Fun

I remember very well the weekend in April when I went fishing in Fort Lauderdale, FL with a group of women who were relatively new to the sport. We were all participating in the seminar weekend “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing”. We got up at 7am and our boat left the dock at 8am.
 

Boat Dogs

You don’t leave your best friend home when you head out on the water, do you?

Take Mom Fishing

Mother’s Day is almost here so many will be thinking about flower bouquets or blooming plants.

Picking a River Boat: A Raft or a Dory?

I’m in the process of fulfilling a lifelong dream of buying a manually powered boat for river fishing.

Scott Martin Recommends 3 Lures for Beginner Bass Anglers

The Take Me Fishing Team met up with Team Evinrude Angler Scott Martin for some insight on the best lures for beginners to try when bass fishing.

Scott Martin Recommends 3 Lures for Beginner Bass Anglers

The Take Me Fishing Team met up with Team Evinrude Angler Scott Martin for some insight on the best lures for beginners to try when bass fishing.

Picking a River Boat: A Raft or a Dory?

I’m in the process of fulfilling a lifelong dream of buying a manually powered boat for river fishing. 

Purchase a Virginia Fishing License