Walleye are a very popular freshwater fish that offer a super fun fishing experience. This type of fish won’t offer a crazy battle scene during the reeling, but they will put up a fight underwater. They can be a little bit difficult to catch because they are pretty suspicious of the fishing line. We’re going to talk about some tips that might be able to help you have success while fishing for walleye. The first thing you should know about […]
If you’re new to the world of fishing, you may have some trouble choosing between a spinning or casting rod. Depending on which fish you are trying to catch and your skill level may help you decide. In this article, we’ll discuss the difference to help you determine which rod will be best for you. If you were to purchase a casting rod, you would need a baitcasting reel, and it will have the rod guides facing up. These rods […]
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 […]
When a beginner angler looks at saltwater fishing, it can be a bit overwhelming. Taking a look from the outside, you may think that it’s complicated with all the gear and equipment. Take those preconceived notions and throw them all out the window. If you are interested in starting to saltwater fish, then I’m here to tell you that it’s doable. Not only that, but you can do it without having some crazy expensive gear. It’s all about locating your […]
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 […]