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 […]