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Calypso fishing rods – pros, cons, when and how to use

Many people buy the Calypso fishing rods, but it really comes down to a personal decision. What is a good fit for one person isn’t necessarily the best for someone else. Some people have a vehicle where they can put a full rod and reel in the back and go. Others need a model that will break down into two pieces to fit into the trunk of their car. Evaluating your own needs will really help you [...]

Three Tarpon Fishing Techniques

The tarpon is an amazing saltwater species that’s challenging and fun to catch. This huge fish will put your skills to the test so be ready for a real struggle when you get one hooked. They’re not going to be reeled in without fight. The average size tarpon weighs around 40 pounds but you can find many of them weighing up to 100 pounds. Occasionally, under the right conditions, they can [...]

Saltwater fishing secrets for Virginia – Where to go, where to find bait

Virginia is a beautiful state with many exciting things to do but fishing is one of the most popular ways to spend your free time. Saltwater fishing is fun and exciting with beautiful scenery all around you. You can have many wonderful adventures fishing these waters and if you’re just visiting, there are many places to accommodate your stay. Knowing a few saltwater fishing secrets for Virginia [...]

Four tips before buying a salt water fishing boat

If you want to buy a salt water fishing boat, there are several things you need to take into consideration. You don’t want to be tossing your money away on it. You need to be proud of the boat you got and feel that it was well worth what you paid for it. Take a few things into consideration and you will walk away a winner! Determine the Size you want There are many sizes of salt water fishing [...]

How to have the best deep sea fishing trip in Cabo

Deep sea fishing in Cabo is a very unique and wonderful experience. If you get the opportunity to experience it then I strongly suggest you do so. It is something that you can do alone, with your significant other, or with your entire family. To get a great trip you will always remember you need to do plenty of research. You want a guide that is well known for offering great equipment, who is safety [...]

Five things to check in California ocean fishing reports

Ocean fishing is a great adventure that offers experienced anglers a fishing trip they are sure to be talking about for a very long time. The further you venture out into the ocean the more exciting it becomes and the thrill is unlike any other fishing experience. The fish found in the ocean are huge and they pose a real challenge that requires physical strength and endurance to master. California [...]

Three Great Saltwater Fishing Trips

Saltwater fishing is a great experience for all anglers from the very young to the elderly. If you live near the beach, you can fish most anytime you have the free time. Unfortunately, many anglers don’t live close enough to the beaches to go saltwater fishing without planning a vacation. With money tight for most people, it’s important to get the most out of your fishing trips so it helps [...]

How to read the Maine saltwater fishing report

Fishing reports are a wonderful tool that’s available to anyone with a computer and an Internet connection, thanks to modern technology. You can find fishing reports that cover most all of the main fishing spots in Maine. Anglers who have just returned from a fishing trip in the area provide most of the information found in these reports. They give other fishermen a heads up on what’s going [...]

Five fishing tactics to try on tuna fish

Tuna is a commercialized fish that has started to attract the attention of common fishermen looking for a genuine thrill. There are 3 main types of tuna sought after for sport. These are the Albacore, Bluefin and Yellowfin. Each one of these have their own unique characteristics that provides a different challenge, which appeals to different types of anglers. Learning all you can about the type of [...]

Looking at sportfishing boats? Five tips before you buy

Whether or not to buy a boat will be one of the biggest decisions any angler can make. This is an investment that you need to consider carefully before making a decision to buy. Having your own boat means that you can get out and go fishing offshore any time you have the time. It’s a great feeling being out on the water and being in the middle of the lake reeling in the fish. Once you make the [...]

3 tips to plan great sea fishing trips

These tips will certainly help you to plan the best sea fishing trip ever! This can be a very exciting change from your normal fishing experiences. It can be a great outing for a couple or a group of friends to experience with each other. This type of event is often a package deal too so you can pay for all of it and then when you show up it is ready for you to go down to the last detail. You have [...]

Four fishing techniques for salt water speckled trout

The Spotted Sea Trout (Cynoscion nebulosus), also called the speckled trout, and spotted weakfish is one of the more popular fish pursued in the southern coastal waters of the United States. The name is a misnomer, because it is not a member of the trout family (salmonidae), but of the drum family (Sciaenidae ), and are closely related to weakfish, redfish, and croakers. They inhabit all inshore waters [...]

How to select an offshore fishing charter – what to ask before you book

There are plenty of questions you should ask before you book any off shore fishing charter. The answers to such questions will help you to get a clear picture of what you will be paying for. What is included? Always ask the charter what is included. You never want to make assumptions on this point. Some charters include everything you could want including food, drinks, coolers for your fish, bait, [...]

Five Fishing Tips to Catch the Biggest Tuna

There are many techniques to use for Deep-Sea fishing. The method you use will depend on what species you are targeting, the bottom formation and structure, and to a certain extent, your personal preferences. The basic methods are high-speed trolling, used mostly for blue-water, big-game fish like marlin, sailfish, tuna and other fast-swimming ocean hot-rods, slow trolling, usually using several rods, [...]

Four Texas Saltwater Fishing Tips – best places to go

Saltwater fishing is a great way for anglers of all skill levels to have a good time. You can go saltwater fishing all year long, which makes it the ideal way to fish when the winter starts closing in. Even though anyone can fish in the ocean, you still need to think about your safety and be prepared before you go saltwater fishing in Texas. If you don’t know what to look for you could end up [...]

Are you planning a tuna fishing charter? Read this first

For years, commercial fishermen have sought out tuna as a food source. Commercial fishing for tuna is a big business and always will be. Tuna is one of the most popular fish sought out for food because it has a wonderful taste and it’s sold all over the globe. However, more and more anglers are seeking them out as a sport fish today. Tuna is an exciting species because they grow to some very [...]

Four fishing secrets to use on stripers

Stripers are an amazing species that experienced anglers enjoy fishing for when they’re looking for an exciting time on the water. You can easily identify them by their olive green color, white belly and the 7 to 8 horizontal stripes running along their sides. They have soft-rayed portions that separate their dorsal fin, two sharp points found on the gills and two distinct tooth patches found [...]

Five grouper fishing techniques

When you want to fish for an exciting species that’s not picky about what they eat, the grouper may be the fish for you. This species is mostly found along the coast of Florida and the Bahamas but they can be found as far north as New England and in the Gulf of Mexico too. This species has a firm, white meat that tastes fantastic, which is one of the reasons why they’re such a popular game [...]

Four Reasons to Join a Deep Sea Fishing Club

Deep sea fishing is a unique way to get out on the water and reel in some of the largest species you’ve ever seen. When you travel out into the deeper parts of the water, it’ll be an experience like you never imagined. The sea is an amazing place filled with uncertainties and excitement and there is no better way to explore the ocean than with a group of anglers who are members of an elite [...]

A new fishing tip for grouper and when to use it

The grouper is a very popular game fish sought out along the coast of Florida and in the Bahamas. The best place to fish for this species is in the Florida Keys. This is where they’re the most plentiful and grow the largest. Anglers visit from all over the nation to take advantage of the great fishing opportunities found here. Anglers fish for grouper because they are a strong species that will [...]
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