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  • Five of the best bass baits and lures on the market. Tips on how and when to effectively use these lures to catch more bass!

    Top 5 Best Fishing Lures for Bass

    Top 5 Best Fishing Lures for Bass

    by huntnfish8

  • How to make a fly line leader using a simple recipe. Also, ways to attach the leader to a fly line, and a bonus video on how attaching a leader to the lillian on a Tenkara rod!

    DIY Fly Line Leader

    DIY Fly Line Leader

    by hbng840

  • Everything you need to know to get set up to catch trout. Includes rod, reel, line, and tackle suggestions. Tips from a well-seasoned angler.

    Trout Fishing Gear to Get You Started

    Trout Fishing Gear to Get You Started

    by huntnfish3

  • How to catch sheepshead (also known as sheephead and convict fish.) All you need to know about tackle, bait, and how to catch more fish.

    Sheepshead Fishing Tips and Techniques

    Sheepshead Fishing Tips and Techniques

    by Glen Kowalski1

  • Working in Saudi Arabia gave me the chance to enjoy the excitement of fishing and diving in the Red Sea. See photos of some of our catch including moray eel and puffer fish.

    Fishing in the Red Sea, Saudi Arabia

    Fishing in the Red Sea, Saudi Arabia

    by Mazlan67

  • Fishing and other outdoor pursuits can be hungry work. This page helps you decide which foods are practical and best suited to your trip, so you can get the most out of your chosen outdoor adventure.

    Good Food Ideas for Fishing Trips

    Good Food Ideas for Fishing Trips

    by Gordon Hamilton6

  • The beach adjacent to Cairndow War Memorial on Loch Fyne is recommended as a low water fishing mark. Spinning is possible beyond the weed at low tide, with decent bags of mackerel possible in the summer months.

    Sea Fishing Loch Fyne at Cairndow, Argyll, Scotland

    Sea Fishing Loch Fyne at Cairndow, Argyll, Scotland

    by Gordon Hamilton8

  • Learn how to crab fish with a net. It's cheap and easy to get ready, and with a few simple steps, you'll be catching and enjoying crab in the next crabbing season!

    How to Crab Fish With a Net

    How to Crab Fish With a Net

    by Dennis Ebris2

  • Downrigger trolling is often the most productive method of salmon fishing. Learn how to select an effective downrigger rod and discover the best-performing models on the market.

    Best Downrigger Rods for Salmon Fishing

    Best Downrigger Rods for Salmon Fishing

    by huntnfish6

  • How the COAF Field Team likes to set up bubble fly rigs when they opt to use spinning gear over fly fishing gear. These rigs work for non-fly fishermen as well as fly fisherman, too! Here are three rigs that have proven effective for the Team!

    How to Set Up Bubble Fly Rigs

    How to Set Up Bubble Fly Rigs

    by hbng840

  • When is comes to packable, portable, store-anywhere fishing rods, telescopic fishing rods are tough to beat. Here's are some of the best on the market, including one I never hit the trail without.

    The Best Telescopic Fishing Rods

    The Best Telescopic Fishing Rods

    by huntnfish0

  • Southern Flounder are a very tasty fish highly sought after by anglers. This article will help the reader increase his catch. Includes tips on where to look for flounder, gear, tackle and baits.

    Flounder Fishing Tips and Techniques

    Flounder Fishing Tips and Techniques

    by Glen Kowalski9

  • Countdown of five of the best trout baits of all time! Includes rigging tips, as well as scent and color suggestions. All guaranteed to help catch you more trout!

    Top 5 Best Trout Baits

    Top 5 Best Trout Baits

    by huntnfish6

  • This article provides instructions for tying a PMC Emerger - a fishing fly that uses minimal material and is simple to tie! It can be fished dry or wet and is used primarily for trout.

    Fly Tying - The PMC Emerger

    Fly Tying - The PMC Emerger

    by hbng841

  • How to rig Buzz Bombs, how to fish with Buzz Bombs, and easy modifications to catch more fish. A must-read for anyone interested in this time-proven lure.

    How to Catch Fish With Buzz Bombs

    How to Catch Fish With Buzz Bombs

    by huntnfish14

  • This article provides instructions for tying a COAF Damsel Fly - a variation of the Damsel Fly nymph pattern. This variant simulates a small minnow or crawdad swimming along the bottom!

    COAF Damsel Fly

    COAF Damsel Fly

    by hbng846

  • Big perch are an overlooked species which offer the serious angler the opportunity to catch specimen sized fish without devoting endless time and effort to the chase. And these days there's more and more waters with big perch in them.

    How to Catch Big Perch in the UK: Tackle, Tactics and Tips

    How to Catch Big Perch in the UK: Tackle, Tactics and Tips

    by Piscator19

  • This is a guide to trout fishing in the Ozarks. I grew up in the Ozarks and have spent many years fishing for Trout on our local streams (Niangua, Eleven Point, Roubideaux, Current, White rivers and Lake Tanycomo).

    Ozarks Trout Fishing:  Some Helpful Tips for Newcomers

    Ozarks Trout Fishing: Some Helpful Tips for Newcomers

    by Fishin' Cricket7

  • Ghost Shrimp are abundant along the beach and make excellent bait when surf fishing. HubPage provides details on making a Bait Pump to catch Ghost Shrimp!

    Making a Simple Ghost Shrimp Bait Pump

    Making a Simple Ghost Shrimp Bait Pump

    by hbng843

  • Loch Etive is a deep water sea loch on the West Coast of Scotland. It is fished usually by boat and its twenty-four mile length contains a wide variety of species for the keen sea angler to target at any time of year.

    Sea Fishing Loch Etive from Taynuilt, Argyll, Scotland

    Sea Fishing Loch Etive from Taynuilt, Argyll, Scotland

    by Gordon Hamilton10

  • Countdown of the best Yellow Perch fishing baits, and how to fish them effectively. Perch love these!

    Top 5 Best Perch Baits

    Top 5 Best Perch Baits

    by huntnfish0

  • With these tips and tricks for catching nightcrawlers you're bound to find dozens of them right in your backyard. Don't wait ... check this page out and start saving money on bait today.

    Frequently Asked Questions About Nightcrawlers

    Frequently Asked Questions About Nightcrawlers

    by Meagan Ireland2

  • Sea fishing is a hugely popular sport around the world but the variety of tackle used and techniques employed can prove daunting for anyone just starting out. This page is a basic guide to tying some of the more simple yet common knots which you will require when sea fishing to help get you started and hopefully hooked on fishing.

    Basic Saltwater and Sea Fishing Knots for Beginners

    Basic Saltwater and Sea Fishing Knots for Beginners

    by Gordon Hamilton4

  • Learn to clean and gut a trout. Improper care of fish pose serious health risks, and can cause the fish to taste poorly and make it spoil sooner. Several tips for handling your freshly caught fish.

    How to Gut a Fish Step by Step

    How to Gut a Fish Step by Step

    by Marty Andersen26

  • A count-down of the top 5 trout lures, all guaranteed to put more fish in the boat! Includes size and color selection, as well as tricks to rigging and effectively fishing each one.

    Top 5 Best Trout Lures

    Top 5 Best Trout Lures

    by huntnfish22

  • This is my favorite tie. A quick simple pattern with basic materials. A fly that you are not too scared of losing to the wily tree and rock trout.

    My Favorite Tie

    My Favorite Tie

    by Troy Brooks4

  • Everything you need to know to get started trolling! Includes necessary gear, and species-specific strategies for getting more fish in the boat. Also, tips that even the veteran angler can use to increase his fishing success!

    Trolling: Gear, Tackle and Tactics

    Trolling: Gear, Tackle and Tactics

    by huntnfish2

  • Spearfishing at night is an exciting adventure. This article covers what you need for night spearfishing and some experiences and tips to make your next spearfishing trip successful.

    Night Spearfishing Tips and Techniques

    Night Spearfishing Tips and Techniques

    by Peter V2

  • I have fished the Manasquan Inlet for more than thirty years. It's a great family friendly fishing destination and a great fishing spot for striped bass, bluefish, fluke, and weakfish.

    Surf Fishing: Manasquan Inlet

    Surf Fishing: Manasquan Inlet

    by surfcaster20100

  • These ultralight spinning rods are guaranteed to provide you with the best combination of weight and function, capable of handling even the burliest back-country trout.

    Top 3 Best Ultralight Spinning Rods– 2017

    Top 3 Best Ultralight Spinning Rods– 2017

    by huntnfish2

  • Many people fish for speckled trout with lures only. The problem is there are nearly as many lures as fishermen and it can be hard to separate which lures catch fish and which catch fishermen.

    Best Lures for Speckled Trout

    Best Lures for Speckled Trout

    by Glen Kowalski0

  • It's best to get lessons from an expert. But if you want to use your new rod right away, the "start fast, stop fast" principle and our video will get you started.

    How to Get Started Fly Casting

    How to Get Started Fly Casting

    by hbng841

  • Trout are one of the most popular freshwater fishes. They are not only great fighters but they are delicious as well. This article is going to show you which baits are the best trout baits.

    The Best Trout Baits

    The Best Trout Baits

    by Peter Taylor3

  • Everything you need to know to start catching lots of delicious surf perch! Gear, rigs, bait, tips, and places to go!

    How to Catch Surf Perch

    How to Catch Surf Perch

    by huntnfish9

  • Atlantic croaker are caught with a variety of cut baits including squid, crabs, bloodworms, clams, and other baits.

    Best Baits for Croaker Fishing

    Best Baits for Croaker Fishing

    by daybreak5

  • Fly Fishing for Women is 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.

    Fly Fishing for Women: A Beginner's Guide to Fly Fishing

    Fly Fishing for Women: A Beginner's Guide to Fly Fishing

    by Susan Sears2

  • Find fantastic places to go fishing in the UK. Browse through the venues to discover some some great pegs and have a proper baggin' session!

    Places to Go Fishing in the UK

    Places to Go Fishing in the UK

    by John Smith0

  • Wintertime brings many things I could do without: cold weather, wind, and low water temperatures and thus slow fishing. Yet not all is lost. Sheepshead, thrive in this cold winter water.

    Saltwater Fishing: Guide to Sheepshead Fishing

    Saltwater Fishing: Guide to Sheepshead Fishing

    by reidrichardson4

  • The meat of the blue crab is considered by many to be the sweetest and best tasting of all crabs. You won’t get the large sections of meat that you get from the king crab or the snow crab, but the flesh from the blue will be tastier. Also, you...

    How to Catch Blue Crabs, with Videos

    How to Catch Blue Crabs, with Videos

    by Holle Abee16

  • A sabiki rig is a set of small lures used to catch bait fish, but here is one variation that is used for catching White Bass (or Sand Bass). Do check it out!

    Making a Sabiki Rig for White Bass

    Making a Sabiki Rig for White Bass

    by hbng842

  • How to throw a fourteen-foot cast net for bait fishing or to catch mullet to eat.

    Cast Net Fishing

    Cast Net Fishing

    by Susan Britton16

  • If you're looking for the ultimate in lazy fishing, this has got to be it. Here's how I catch fish using nothing more than a plastic bottle, some cornmeal and a rock.

    How to Make a Fish Trap Out of a Bottle

    How to Make a Fish Trap Out of a Bottle

    by Mary Wickison12

  • I love fishing the New Jersey shore. Besides dogfish (sandshark), blues, small sea bass, flounder, and porgy, I've begun catching triggerfish recently.

    Catch Triggerfish on the New Jersey Shore

    Catch Triggerfish on the New Jersey Shore

    by TurtleDog2

  • A shore fisherman's view of fishing in Galveston, TX. Provides useful information and tips on area piers and other fishing opportunities for the land-based fisherman.

    Fishing in Galveston

    Fishing in Galveston

    by hbng840

  • For kayak fishermen, a fish finder is the ultimate upgrade. Quickly locate fish and fish holding structure to spend less time searching and more time catching.

    Best Fish Finders for Kayaks—2017

    Best Fish Finders for Kayaks—2017

    by huntnfish0

  • I used to think that fishing for trout was for fine summer evenings when there were plenty of flies hatching on the water surface. But on off days I can catch trout with lures.

    Fishing For Trout - Spinners And Lures

    Fishing For Trout - Spinners And Lures

    by fishfingers1

  • Cast nets can rip if they get overloaded or caught on something. Here's the right way to fix those tears while keeping the rest of the net properly balanced.

    How to Repair Holes in a Cast Net

    How to Repair Holes in a Cast Net

    by reidrichardson3

  • Leeches are an abundant and natural food source that fish gobble up! Whether you fish for trout, bass, walleye, pike, catfish or panfish, leeches will catch them. That is why leeches are always in hiding - so they don't get eaten. Leeches are...

    How to Catch Leeches for Live Fishing Bait

    How to Catch Leeches for Live Fishing Bait

    by BlueDunDan4

  • How to use a drone for surf fishing: equipment required, initial rigging, casting, benefits, risks, and applicable laws and regulations.

    How to Surf Fish Using a Drone

    How to Surf Fish Using a Drone

    by MDresel0

  • How to tie a Purple Marabou Orange Thing or PMOT for short. It is a simple pattern, fished on the bottom in short hops and pauses to entice hesitant Bass. It uses two marabou plumes tied along the hook shank, causing the fishing fly to ride hook bend up!

    Fly Tying: The PMOT

    Fly Tying: The PMOT

    by hbng840

  • Crash course starts with the fishing and leaves casting till the end!

    Take a Pal Fishing!

    Take a Pal Fishing!

    by John Smith0

  • A look at a specific shore fishing mark, just beyond Inveraray, Argyll, Scotland. This page looks at the fishing ground, tackle required, advisable bait and the species of fish which are likely to be caught.

    Sea Fishing Loch Fyne, by Inveraray, Argyll, Scotland

    Sea Fishing Loch Fyne, by Inveraray, Argyll, Scotland

    by Gordon Hamilton10

  • A complete overview of what to look for in a salmon trolling reel, along with reviews of the top-performing models, and plenty of bonus salmon trolling tips!

    Best Salmon Trolling Reels—2017

    Best Salmon Trolling Reels—2017

    by huntnfish0

  • I love to fish farm ponds for bass, crappie, bluegill, and catfish. I have caught bass in the 3- to 8-pound range many times, and seen even larger bass that I didn't get a chance to catch.

    How to Catch the Big Bass in Farm Ponds

    How to Catch the Big Bass in Farm Ponds

    by Thomas Byers4

  • When targeting fish at a specific depth, line counter fishing reels provide unbeatable trolling depth control. Keep your lures in the strike zone for more bites all day long.

    Best Line Counter Trolling Reels

    Best Line Counter Trolling Reels

    by huntnfish0

  • How to tie a Foam Rubber Spider Grasshopper, a variation of the Foam Spider. It is fished dry, and has been a consistent producer of Bass and Panfish for us!

    Fly Tying:  Simple Foam Rubber Grasshopper

    Fly Tying: Simple Foam Rubber Grasshopper

    by hbng842

  • Learn the basics on how to catch pennsylvania steelhead. Suggestions on fly or bait choice and popular equipment. A great guide to get you started. Fish on!

    Fishing for Pennsylvania Steelhead Trout

    Fishing for Pennsylvania Steelhead Trout

    by WanderingFisher3

  • Four top-performing rockfish lures, including one local favorite of tournament fishermen. Learn how to rig and fish them to catch big rockfish.

    Top 4 Must-Have Lures for Big Rockfish

    Top 4 Must-Have Lures for Big Rockfish

    by huntnfish0

  • If you are just getting into fishing, understanding the difference between different fishing gear available is important. This article will guide you through the different types of fishing waders.

    A Guide to the Different Types of Fishing Waders

    A Guide to the Different Types of Fishing Waders

    by Nate0

  • Fishing has as much to do with the fish as baseball is about the ball. Rather, it is all about scenery and serenity, challenge and comradery, the rhythm of water and sun and wind. It is about the natural human.

    Fishing Heals All

    Fishing Heals All

    by Lawrence P Wilson0

  • The best baitcasting reels for every budget, as well as casting and maintenance tips to improve your casting distance and accuracy while keeping your spool backlash-free.

    Top 3 Best Baitcasting Reels–2017

    Top 3 Best Baitcasting Reels–2017

    by huntnfish0

  • This is an essay of fun, challenge, danger, fear and back to fun. A morning on the lake went from fishing for Northern Pike to fighting for our lives, or so it seemed at the time. `

    Ire of the Pike: A Personal Essay

    Ire of the Pike: A Personal Essay

    by Chris Mills4

  • How-to guide and explanation of ultralight dropshot fishing techniques for anglers targeting perch in freshwater. Covering tackle, bait and location.

    Ultralight Dropshot Perch Fishing

    Ultralight Dropshot Perch Fishing

    by George3

  • Where I live in the south-east of the UK the fishing gets crowded. There are places I can go where I see few people but the fishing is tame. The rivers run slow and visibility is poor as they run over clay. Even in many of these ‘wilder' places...

    River Wye Fishing

    River Wye Fishing

    by Piscator0

  • Every year my family takes a trip to Hazelton, BC, where I catch coho, chinook, sockeye, and steelhead. My wife is from the Gitxan Nation, whose name means people of the Skeena River.

    Steelhead Fishing on the Skeena River

    Steelhead Fishing on the Skeena River

    by steve-bc-ca0

  • Wedding ring lures are a classic that can land trout, panfish, walleye, landlocked salmon, and many other freshwater fish. Here are some proven tips on how to use the wedding ring lure effectively.

    How to Catch Fish With Wedding Ring Lures

    How to Catch Fish With Wedding Ring Lures

    by huntnfish0

  • A practical guide to get started trout fishing. Tips and advice on how to catch trout, including rods and reels, trout bait, trout rigs, trout lures and when and where to go trout fishing.

    A Complete Guide to Fishing for Trout

    A Complete Guide to Fishing for Trout

    by huntnfish6

  • Tips for kayak enthusiasts who are interested in trolling for fish with their kayak, and for fishermen who would like to try their luck from a kayak!

    Kayak Fishing: Tips for Trolling

    Kayak Fishing: Tips for Trolling

    by hbng847

  • Lurking in the shallows of rivers and lakes in Central and South America you'll find the wolf fish. Here's my technique for catching, killing and preparing this prehistoric looking beast.

    How I Catch Wolf Fish (Traira)

    How I Catch Wolf Fish (Traira)

    by Mary Wickison12

  • St Catherines is a small hamlet across Loch Fyne from the town of Inveraray. The jetty is showing the worse for wear but still makes an excellent fishing spot at lower stages of the tide, particularly for summer mackerel. Page includes an easy and original suggested recipe for cooking up your catch.

    Sea Fishing From St Catherines Jetty on Loch Fyne, Argyll, Scotland

    Sea Fishing From St Catherines Jetty on Loch Fyne, Argyll, Scotland

    by Gordon Hamilton6

  • Learn the ins and outs of fishing at the pier located at Fort Clinch State Park on Amelia Island, Florida. Included are tips on baits, best spots, and tactics, along with photos and videos.

    Fort Clinch Pier, Florida Fishing Guide

    Fort Clinch Pier, Florida Fishing Guide

    by Holle Abee6

  • The Big Island of Hawaii is surrounded by dense reef that is full of tropical fish—most of which are indigenous to this part of the world. This article will help you find the best places to catch some of these rare species on the Big Island and prepare you for the type of experience you will have at the many fishing spots available in Hawaii.

    The Best Places to Fish on the Big Island of Hawaii

    The Best Places to Fish on the Big Island of Hawaii

    by Brittany Kennedy4

  • If you want to catch monster northern pike, dead baiting is a great method. Check this for some tips that will help you bag a monster pike.

    Dead Baiting for Monster Northern Pike

    Dead Baiting for Monster Northern Pike

    by Edwardjames811

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