YOU GOT TO LOVE THEM

On March 22nd of this year I decided to head out on an overnight fishing trip. This one was a little unusual because this time I was going by myself. I was going to fish from the shore line (something I hadn’t done in a long time) at a lake I knew held some really […]

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Cruise for Caribbean Fishing

It’s possible to cruise for a week in the Caribbean for less than $500 late in 2017 because of the massive dislocations due to the September 11th disasters. You can leave from Florida or Texas and fish the United States Virgin Islands, Mexico and a sprinkle of Caribbear Islands. If you’ve ever wanted to take […]

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Kayaks for Fishing: New Fishing Kayaks Provide Features Anglers Need

Kayaks are evolving into a variety of specialized craft to meet specific needs. New fishing kayaks are on the market, complete with carefully thought-out features just for anglers.New Kayak Models Are Designed for Fishing.Kayak manufacturers are offering wider, more stable designs that come equipped for fishing. Rod holders are molded right into the hulls. Additional […]

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Fisher’s Footgear

Insulation, usually Thinsulite and the like, can help keep your feet warm. The extreme case is the ice fisherman’s “moon boots.” However, if you properly fit footgear so you can wear thick wool socks, and you stay active on the trail, you may not need insulated footgear unless you slog through snow or slush. Ice […]

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Alaskan Commercial Fishing Trollers: Hook and Line Troll Fishery Produces a High Quality Salmon Product

Trollers are the quintessential fishing boat of Southeast Alaska, operating from Ketchikan to Yakutat. Fisheries are regulated at the state and federal levels. Troll vessels primarily target King and Silver salmon, with some Pink salmon caught as well. Trolling is a hook and line fishery. Fishers tow baited hooks or lures to attract fish. Fishing […]

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Consistent Winter Methods for Catching Catfish: How to Fish for Cold Weather Trophy Blue Catfish

Fishing for catfish is usually associated with the nostalgic hot summer days and nights spent on riverbeds and lake shores anxiously watching the movements of your bobber. This often overshadows the preference of many guides and professional anglers to fish for catfish, especially blue catfish, during the winter. Winter is a prime time for anglers […]

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