Just Go Fishing!

Be a Fisher Man or Woman Just yesterday, I went and did some bank fishing. I caught a fairly good sized catfish and nothing else. That led me to think “Am I a Catfish Angler?”. No, no I’m not. I’m simply a fisherman. No Labels Needed So many anglers label themselves. “I fish for Catfish”…

Cut Bait for Catfish

Using Cut Bait for Catfish Although many catfish anglers have a dedication to things like chicken livers and worms for their catfish bite, using cut bait can make a big difference in the catfish you boat or land. Type of Cut Bait to Use Bluegill, Shad, Skipjack, and Carp are all excellent fish to use…

Please Clean Up After Yourself!

Keep Your Trash to Yourself Trashing the Joint! I know it’s been a hot minute since I posted a new post but I was on a cruise and my Internet, at the very best, was spotty. As I sat on my balcony, hundreds if not thousands of miles out to sea, I actually saw a…

These Ten Fishing Errors Can Ruin Your Trip

Although a bad day fishing is a pretty hard thing to achieve, some errors in preparation for your trip can definitely put a kink in your plans. Avoid the mistakes below and you may never have a bad day fishing!

Working on the Night Moves – Night Fishing

Night Fishing is Productive and Fun! Going night fishing can be some of the best fishing you can do. Adding some or all of the tips below can make it even more productive. Night Fishing Tips & Tricks If you’re going to head out in the dark, these tips & tricks can help make your…

Welcome to Fishing Season 2019

Another Fishing Season is Upon Us! As the 2019 fishing season starts in earnest (yes, I know some of you never have an “off-season”) it’s also time to think about if you’re ready for your season. Have everything you need to get out there and fish without a hitch? Let’s talk about that. Getting Ready…

What Tow Vehicle is Right For Your Boat?

Choice of Tow Vehicle is of the Utmost Importance Despite the opinions of everyone, there is no one brand of truck, car or SUV that’s better than the others for towing your boat. However, choosing a tow vehicle may be the most important decision you ever make for your boating “career”. Terms to Know There…

Boating and Fishing Alone

Going It Alone For the most part, I fish and boat by myself. There are some things that need to be considered if you’re going to hit the water by yourself. Lonely Launching When you are going it alone, there is an entirely different launch process you need to follow. Unlike when you have a…

5 Things to NOT Do at The Boat Ramp

Boat Ramp Etiquette is Always Important I’ve been to my boat ramp a few times during the “off season” and I find myself hoping that the boaters that were there with me won’t be there when it gets busy! What NOT To Do Let’s not beat around the bush and get right to the things…

Get Ready For Spring Boating!

In some places, early Spring is still too cold for boating and fishing. In others, it’s the beginning of prime time! Either way, it’s definitely time to start thinking about getting the boat ready for its first launch of the season.