What to Know About Fishing Points for Bass

What to Know About Fishing Points for Bass

Fishing points for bass can be one of the most productive freshwater fishing strategies regardless of the time of year or the body of water. Points are important structures that bass will almost always relate to because they provide key opportunities for feeding and serve as a highway between shorelines and open water. Although, in order to have the best…
Which Saltwater Mangrove Spots to Fish?

Which Saltwater Mangrove Spots to Fish?

Mangrove shorelines all tend to look pretty much the same, but having knowledge of bottom depth variations and how to hone in on areas where water flows through these important tropical trees will cue anglers in on some fantastic spots to fish. If you pay close enough attention, you'll notice that some mangrove forests back directly up to land, with…
How To Choose The Right Reel Gear Ratio

How To Choose The Right Reel Gear Ratio

5.1:1? 6.2:1? Huh? You're ready to buy a new freshwater fishing reel, but all the talk about gear ratio has you "reel-y" confused. You want to make sure you buy the right reel with the most appropriate gear ratio for the type of fishing you plan to do. Or, maybe you're wondering which fishing techniques call for higher reel gear…
Fundamental Bass Fishing Tips for Beginners

Fundamental Bass Fishing Tips for Beginners

Unless you have a friend or family member who can give you some helpful advice, you might feel a bit confused or intimidated when it comes to buying gear and selecting tackle for your first bass fishing adventure. Don't worry, it's not as complicated as it seems. While experienced anglers can debate on these topics for hours, you'll have plenty…
Ways To Empower Other Outdoors Women

Ways To Empower Other Outdoors Women

If you're looking for opportunities to help empower other outdoors women, you don't have to look hard because there are many. In fact, social media can be a pretty darn good place to start. You've probably witnessed a few less than empowering comments and posts as you've scrolled through social media photos of women with prized fish or game trophies.…
4 Fish Fighting Mistakes You Shouldn’t be Making

4 Fish Fighting Mistakes You Shouldn’t be Making

I always love hearing people say, "Fishing isn't really a sport... you just wait for the fish to bite, then reel 'em in." Yeah, anyone else out there laughing? Those are the people I'd love to see on a boat in the middle of Boca Grande Pass… fighting a 125 lb tarpon among dozens of boats, crossed fishing lines, and…