There are a few different kinds of fishing line that you can choose from whenever you’re setting up your fishing rod. There will be different lines that will work better for specific fishing trips. One of the lines you’ll have to choose from is the Fluorocarbon. Let’s check out when and why you’ll want to use the Fluorocarbon line for fishing. One of the top reasons you’ll want to use Fluorocarbon is because it has very low visibility. If you […]
One of the most versatile types of bait out there is the crankbait. There is a wide variety of styles to choose from whenever you want to fish with a crankbait. There will be some that stay shallow and some that can dive incredibly low. Regardless of which you pick, you’ll need to know how to use the crankbait properly. Today we’re going to take a look at the moderate-diving crankbait. This bait is perfect for seven to eleven-foot range […]
For most saltwater fishers, you’ll decide on your target species before you hit the open water. When you know what you’re fishing for, you’ll bring along the proper lures, rod, and fishing line. If you’re saltwater fishing, one of the best lines to use is braided. We are going to take a look at braided lines and determine why they are such a great option. A braided fishing line is created by fusing several lines together. It is a lot […]
When it comes to finding a fishing line, we have a wide variety to choose from. If you were to stop by an outdoor store, you’d find that there are many different sizes, types, diameters, strengths, and so much more. Not all line is created equal; in fact, there are different lines for different needs. If you don’t know anything about fishing line, then you’ve come to the right place. We’re going to take a look at one of the […]
If you’re about to head out on a Speckled Trout fishing excursion, then you must understand them. Really studying up on these fish can help you learn how to catch them better. We’re going to take a look at the Speckled Trout habitat, diet, and a few tips that could help you have a successful time fishing. Speckled Trout, also known as the Spotted Seatrout, is a fish that is silver with dark spots down the back. They can be […]
Today we’re going to take it back to the basics and talk about the difference between spinning and casting rods. There may be some fishermen that think, “who cares, does it really matter which we use?” and I’m here to tell you, yes. These two types of rods both have advantages and disadvantages that every angler needs to know about. A spinning reel is going to be a perfect introduction rod for a new fisher. They’re relatively easy to use […]
There are many tips that can help you accomplish a successful flipping and pitching excursion. You need to pay attention to the rod that you are using. You’ll be doing most of this type of fishing in heavy cover, likely with a lot of vegetation. That means you’ll need something that is sturdy and can endure some tension. A typical rod used for this type of fishing will be over 7 feet long. This length gives you a lot of […]
We’re back to talk more about when you should be using the flipping and pitching technique. We’ll discuss the actual process and a few other tips that can help you have the most success. We here at Castaway Rods can’t wait for you to add this skill to your bass fishing repertoire. You won’t always need to resort to flipping and pitching whenever you’re fishing bass. You’ll pull these techniques out whenever regular casting isn’t landing your line where it […]
When it comes to bass fishing, there are many ways to get the job done. Bass will go for live bait and fake lures alike. This means that there are also many different techniques that you could catch bass with. You, of course, don’t need to learn every single type of method, but it couldn’t hurt to learn several for your future fishing. Learning your basics and applying those steps during fishing is essential. Starting from those basics, you’ll have […]
Just because the winter chill is in the air doesn’t mean that we have to compromise on fun fishing. If you live in a state where it’s just cold enough that water freezes but just warm enough that it doesn’t freeze very thick, then you’ll find this article helpful. Catching walleye while ice fishing is a great activity, but it can’t happen for those who live a little further south. There are ways around this obstacle, though. One issue you’ll […]