Category: Fishing Tips

Tips for Fishing in the Fall

A man fishes in a canoe during the fall

Now that we’re in the midst of autumn, the temperatures have begun to cool, and most people are spending less time out on the water. But that doesn’t mean fishing is done for the year. In fact, there is still a lot of good fishing left to do this season. But preparing to fish for… Read more »

Advantages of Using a Lighter Fishing Rod

Illustrated Fishing Rod

When you’re in a fishing slump or rut, sometimes a change of equipment is necessary in order to help you get back on the right track. For example, maybe the rod you’re using isn’t the right one for you. If you’re using too heavy of a rod, it could be weighing you down. Using a… Read more »

Tips For Fishing in the Summer Heat

A man relaxing on his boat

Summer is among the most popular times to get out on the boat and go fishing. Generally, the weather is more conducive to spending the day outside than other times of year, especially up here in Maine. However, some days the sun just burns a little bit brighter than usual, and some precautions are necessary…. Read more »

How to Choose the Right Personal Flotation Device (PFD)

How to Choose the Right Personal Flotation Device (PFD)

There are many ways to fish, but one of the most popular is fishing on a boat. Boat fishing offers you greater access to different locations and fish. However, it doesn’t come without its risks. A personal flotation device is essential when going out on a boat, but it will only be useful if you… Read more »

Eco-Friendly Fishing Tips

Eco-Friendly Fishing Tips

Fishing, just like any outdoor activity, has its environmental risks. Overfishing can lead to an imbalance in the ecosystem, while some fishing gear or bait can pollute the water. We can only fish if there are healthy ecosystems to fish in. As a result, we anglers need to use eco-friendly fishing practices to keep our… Read more »

The Best Bait for Saltwater Fishing

The Best Bait for Saltwater Fishing

If you want the fish to bite, you need to have the right bait. After all, fishing is about fooling the fish, making them believe that your line is just a piece of prey. As such, you need to fool them not only by sight, but by taste as well. They will use their sense… Read more »

3 Things to Consider When Buying a New Fishing Rod

3 Things to Consider When Buying a New Fishing Rod

Buying a new fishing rod is easier said than done. There are so many makes and models out there that you can feel overwhelmed at the sheer number of possibilities. To help you narrow down your choices, we’ve come up with the three main things you have to consider when buying a new fishing rod. … Read more »

When Is the Best Time to Go Saltwater Fishing?

When Is the Best Time to Go Saltwater Fishing?

Nature is a finicky thing. From the cycle of the moon to the time of day, many things can impact when and where the fish may appear on your next saltwater fishing trip. To find the best time to go saltwater fishing, you need to understand everything that could affect your area’s fishing conditions. Read on to… Read more »

The Best Clothing for Saltwater Fishing

The Best Clothing for Saltwater Fishing

The best advice anyone can give someone when they first start saltwater fishing is to dress appropriately. The clothing that you wear can protect you from all of the natural elements you will face when you’re out at sea.   Whether it’s stormy weather or extreme cold, be sure to find the best clothing for… Read more »

Fishing Tips for Each Season

As the seasons change from one to the next, so too does fishing. The techniques you use during the summer, for instance, will not be the same as those in the spring. As such, you need to be prepared for these changes before you head out onto the water:  Spring fishing Don’t hop onto your… Read more »