Rediscovering an Old Hobby: Bass Fishing
Once upon a time, I was obsessed with fishing. Then, as I grew older and my children moved on with their lives I had fewer reasons to go fishing. Fishing alone seemed, well: lonely. But I am excited to fish for the first time in years and cannot wait for Winter to pass.
How We Gut Snoek in South Africa: A Step-By-Step Guide
Snoek forms part of the staple diet of the poorest people in Cape Town. This fish must be gutted a certain way because of its complex anatomy.
The Real Secret to Trout Fishing (My Dad's Secret Lure)
Beyond my family, the greatest joys in my life have come from helping others get what they want. Sometimes you can even do that while out fishing.
The Beginner's Guide to Deep Sea Fishing (Gear, Ethics, and More)
The first step in taking up deep sea fishing as a hobby or otherwise, is feeding your curiosity with the proper information. One can easily gather misleading information on the matter that may cause more confusion in the long run.
100 Best Fishing Team Names (from Knot Again to the Grim Reefers)
Coming up with a team name for a fishing competition can be quite a task.
Tips for Catching Channel Catfish With Chicken Liver Bait
Chicken liver is an effective channel catfish bait that I've used to catch big fish. Check out my tips on catching catfish with chicken liver.
Fly Tying: Catch More Fish in Warm Water With the White Gurgler
If you fish for bass, bluegill, or crappie, this fly needs to be in your box! The Gurgler pattern will not fail. Here are the materials and instructions you need to tie it yourself.
My Review of the Rebel Pop-R Lure for Topwater Bass Fishing
Do you like topwater bass fishing? Read my review of the Rebel Pop-R to find out if the lure's worth adding to your tackle box.
Fly Fishing Wyoming's Ham's Fork River
Being wedged between the world-famous fly fishing states of Montana, Idaho, and Colorado, it seems like a no-brainer that Wyoming would be a fly fishing Mecca. Wyoming, however, is still largely under the radar in the angling world, and the Ham's Fork River is a forgotten gem.
How to Catch Steelhead (The Golden Rules of Fly Fishing)
They're not called "the Fish of 10,000 casts" for no reason. If you want to make fewer casts between fish, you're going to need a solid grasp of the basics.
5 Best Fly-Fishing Spots Within an Hour’s Drive of Pullman, Wa
Better known for football and wheat fields, the rolling hills of the Palouse offer fly fishers more opportunities for fly fishing than you would think. Some are unusual, some are spectacular, but all are worth an evening of your time the next time you're in town.
Fly Fishing the Secret Side of Idaho's Clearwater River
Did you know that the Clearwater River in Idaho has a secret side? It's true! Find out what other fish you can catch there besides the legendary steelhead.
Flats Fly Fishing for Carp in the Snake River's Illia Dunes State Park
If you've never tried it, you don't know what you're missing. Sight fishing for carp in shallow water is (almost) as thrilling as chasing bonefish in tropical flats, and the flats of Illia Dunes are within easy reach of inland northwest anglers.
August Fishing Report for the Magothy River and Chesapeake Bay
A fishing report brought to you, not by an expert, but a fishing enthusiast! Fishing on The Jenny Bird, out of Tar Cove, Magothy River, Pasadena MD
6 Guaranteed Ways to Get Worms out of the Ground Fast
Going fishing? Want to save money on bait? Hoping to gather worms to sell to others? These six proven methods are so effective at getting worms to come out of the ground that you'll likely have more than you need.
Fly Fishing for Women: A Beginner's Guide to Fly Fishing
An article designed to get you started fly-fishing. It includes essential gear, types of casts, terminology and all the necessary information to get you on the water catching fish. Written for anyone wanting to learn to fly fish.
Best Fishing Rod Holders for Boats, Kayaks, Shore, and More
A run-down of the best fishing rod holders for every situation; from boats and kayaks, to shore and surf fishing.
Reasons to Go Fishing in Ucluelet and Tips to Booking a Charter
Salmon and halibut fishing in Ucluelet is a summer highlight, and yet many people have never been fishing on the West Coast.