Fishing

How to Catch Muskie with a Figure-8
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How to Catch Muskie with a Figure-8
Even with their predatory instincts, muskie require special tactics to entice and get them to follow a lure. For anglers seeking these toothy fish, that means mastering the art of the Figure-8.
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New Warning About Eating California Fish
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New Warning About Eating California Fish
I couldn’t believe what I was reading — a warning about the excessive mercury levels of fish in the Sierras and the better part of California fish. What shocked me more than anything was that according to the most recent information, the big brown trout that I caught recently, shouldn’t be eaten at all! What?
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Tips for Fishing a New Lake
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Tips for Fishing a New Lake
Every angler has experienced the uncertainty of fishing a new body of water, but fishing a new lake does not have to be an overwhelming experience. Following a few tips will simplify the process and put more fish in the boat and in less time.
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How To Fish Lake Tahoe
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How To Fish Lake Tahoe
At a depth of 1,645 feet deep, Lake Tahoe is the third deepest lake in North America. And as you can imagine, there are some pretty big fish looming in the depths. But unless you’re going to charter a boat and go for lake trout (which is a great time), the odds are that you will catch average-size trout from shore.
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7 Tips for More Perch This Summer
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7 Tips for More Perch This Summer
In the minds of many anglers, yellow perch lie in a gray area, somewhere between panfish and true gamefish. The smaller cousin of the walleye is often overlooked, but can provide some top-notch fishing action and a great meal, during the summer months.
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The State of Trout is Not Great, Report Says
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The State of Trout is Not Great, Report Says
The vast majority of trout in streams and lakes throughout the United States are threatened by man-made forces and more than half of all trout occupy just a quarter of their historic habitat, according to a recent report State of the Trout 2015 by researchers at Trout Unlimited.
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Backcountry Fishing Kit: What to Pack
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Backcountry Fishing Kit: What to Pack
For backcountry hikers looking to catch fish a regular fishing setup isn’t going to cut it. There’s hope, however, as you can put together a backcountry fishing kit to keep those shore lunches coming after a long day on the trail.
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World Record Black Grouper Caught in Gulf
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World Record Black Grouper Caught in Gulf
We report on plenty of record-breaking fish. But it’s not too often when a fish breaks a world record in a tournament no less, which was the case recently when a Bonita Springs, Florida man reeled in a 124-pound black grouper.
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