Spinning Reel Reviews: Daiwa BG vs. Penn Battle II

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The spinning reel showdown between the Daiwa BG and the Penn Battle II is a clash of epic proportions. Penn is one of the most well-respected names in the fishing reel industry, while Daiwa is my personal favorite when it comes to fishing tackle of all varieties, reels no exception. When I set out to […]

Best Fishing Pliers

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For anglers, the best fishing pliers are as important as the rod itself. Whether it be for fixing fishing hooks or bending wires, this tool should be an indispensable piece of gear that you bring with you when fishing. Unfortunately, several anglers tend to make the mistake of choosing the wrong brand, causing mishaps along […]

When to use a baitcaster vs spinning reel

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For years I’ve heard from those loyal to baitcasters that they are superior to spinning reels. You just have to get used to the baitcaster, they would say, and then you’ll see the difference. I have primarily been a spinning reel guy, and the thought of trying out a baitcaster never seemed worth it. If […]

Best Fishing Wader: Tested & Buying Guide for Beginners

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When I first started fishing, a wader in warm weather was like wearing a rubber sweat suit. You would exit the river hot and smelly on the outside and dehydrated on the inside. Today’s technology has saved me the torture I use to endure while fly fishing. With the advancement in waders, it can be […]

The Ultimate Guide: Everything You Wanted to Know About FISHING LURES

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The right fishing lure is going to be what works for the type of fish and water where you like to catch. Every type of fish has different preferences for diet, which means that you will probably switch up your bait with each one. While the world of bait can be overwhelming if you just […]

10 Best Fishing Backpacks in 2019 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

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A good angler should be equipped with the best fishing backpacks on the market. A fishing backpack is far from the ordinary backpack carried on the street. It is a piece of specialized equipment made to keep anglers be the best. It has designated compartments, pockets, and functional accessories to carry all of the fishing […]

Your Guide to Using Plastic Worms for Bass Fishing

There is nothing more versatile than luring with soft plastic worms when it comes to fishing for bass. You can find these rubber worms in different sizes, colors, and shapes. The choices are great, but they can be quite overwhelming especially if it is your first time to use these lures. Add to that the […]

5 Best Sit-On-Top Kayak Seats

Kayak seats are detachable seats which can be added onto your kayak. Instead of straddling a center console or sitting down inside of the boat, sit-on-top kayaks (like the Sun Dolphin kayak seats) have a nice advantage because they allow you to attach a comfortable seat of your choosing. Sit-on-top kayaks allow you to customize […]