Try Catfish fishing in Minnesota, a prime destination Are you up for something different? Then give fishing in Minnesota for catfish a try. Minnesota’s channel and flathead catfish grow big, fight hard and can be excellent table fare. Many great catfish destinations exist throughout Minnesota, and the Red River ofRead More →

3 Lake Houston Fishing Spots for Families If you want to take the family fishing in Texas, you might want to learn about a few Lake Houston fishing spots that are ideal for anglers of all ages and abilities. Locations that offer bank or pier access, family-friendly amenities, and productiveRead More →

The Best Saltwater Lures for Pier Fishing Photos © Ken Schultz Saltwater pier fishing is a popular way for anglers to access coastal fish without being on a boat and can be productive even when high winds and big waves keep boaters in port. There are various ways to pier fishing,Read More →

How to Get a Boating License What constitutes a boating license, how it relates to boat registration, and how to get a boating license depends on your state.  My son just got his driver’s license permit, so my current state is “anxiety.” Seriously folks, the best way to try toRead More →

Hit a Minnesota river for smallmouth bass action Minnesota’s rivers are often over-looked as fishing destinations because lakes are so abundant. Yet rivers deliver spectacular fishing. These waters literally take you away, and many especially enjoy them because natural scenery is more common and docks, boat lifts and the likeRead More →

A Quick Guide On How To Fish With Worms If you were introduced to fishing as a kid, chances are you learned how to fish with worms. Live worms come packed in rich black dirt, inching their way up, down and all around. Once you feel the satisfying ‘thump’ ofRead More →

Know the Best Knot for Braided Line Fishing knots can be intimidating for beginning anglers. Some knots are versatile, while others are rather specific for their use, such as when using different kinds of fishing line. Braided line knots are one of those cases. Braided line is unique in thatRead More →