Posts filed under: Fishing

5 Things Not To Do When Fishing From A Boat

As an avid angler I have spent a significant amount of time fishing from boats. Furthermore, I operated sportfishing vessels through South Florida and the Bahamas. No matter If I...

10 Things To Store On Your Fishing Boat At All Times

As a boat owner and captain, I preferred to keep some fishing gear aboard my vessel at all times. The primary reason for leaving some items on the boat is...

Bass Fishing With Kids: How To Get Kids Excited About Fishing

One of my favorite things to do with my kids is head out for a day of fishing. In my neighborhood, there is plenty of opportunity for freshwater bass fishing....

Fishing At Dawn: Remain Safe On A Boat While Angling At Dawn

One of the best times to get out on the water fishing is when the sun is about to rise or rising. As an avid angler and former captain, I...

Fishing Gear: Preparing Fishing Equipment For The Spring

As an avid angler and former captain, I was particular about my fishing gear. Not only was it important to me to make sure everything was working properly, but also...

Why Did My Fishing Rod Break: 5 Reasons Explained

There are a multitude of reasons why fishing rods break. As an avid angler I have broken rods on numerous occasions. I’ll admit I always find it frustrating determining a...

Are Fish Attracted To Light At Night? What To Know

Unquestionably, fish are attracted to lights at night. As an avid angler, I often fish at night. One of my favorite places to cast a line either from the boat...

Saltwater Fishing Gaff Vs Fishing Net: What’s The Difference

As an avid offshore angler, I routinely use a gaff when fishing in coastal waters. A gaff works similarly to a fishing net. Rather than scoping a hooked fish into...

How To Not Get Seasick On A Fishing Boat

One of the worst feelings while cruising on a boat or fishing from a boat is becoming seasick. As a captain, I saw plenty of people, both experienced boaters and...

How To Prevent The Theft Of Fishing Equipment: 3 Best Methods

Unfortunately, anglers have expensive fishing equipment stolen consistently from many different areas. I have had rods stolen from my garage by a group of people doing work on my home....