Believe it or not, there are a lot of elements that come together to make a fishing rod. In this series, we ‘ve been discussing the basics of a fishing rod. Make sure that you go back and read “Part 1” before starting here. Let’s check out a few more basic bits of information about fishing rods. We left off discussing the guides of the rod. Now let’s talk about the grip. The grip on a fishing rod is where […]
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 […]
Saltwater fishing is a great hobby. Luckily this is a hobby that you’ll be able to do for the whole year. Over at Castaway Rods, we want to help you pursue your passions year-round. In ‘Part 1’ of this series, we talked a little bit about spring and summer fishing. Today we’re going to talk about saltwater fishing in the southern states during the fall and winter months. Once the temperatures start dropping and the days start to get a […]