BY RIC BURNLEY After three hours of trolling without a tuna bite, Capt. Jason Snead ordered the mate to put out the spoon. A few minutes later, we were tight to a bucking yellowfin. When Capt. Gene Quigley can’t convince striped bass to take a topwater plug, he deploys huge bunker spoons and slow-trolls for lunkers. Redfish won’t bite? Capt. Ryan Lambert resorts to … [Read more...] about Plan for a Plan B -Save the day with a backup plan
Bassmaster Magazine ranks the top 100 Best Bass Lakes each year, split by region. Look at the Top 25 Best Bass Lakes for the Central, Western, Southeastern and Northeastern regions and the Top 10. Where does you favorite Northeastern Bass Lake stack up against the best? Click here for the full gallery. … [Read more...] about 100 Best Bass Lakes: Northeastern
I’ve taken dozens of guided fishing trips – from as far west as Montana to as far south as the Virgin Islands. Most of the trips have been good. A few, have not. I have guided and been guided, so I’ve been on both sides of the skiff. I’ve worked in a fly shop. I’ve been a customer. There hasn’t been much I haven’t seen in more than 30-plus years of fly fishing. There’s no … [Read more...] about Things to Know Before Your Guided Fishing Trip
Douglas' all-around performer offers real value by Spencer Durrant Potentially lost in the shuffle among many new, mid-priced offerings from household-name rod makers is Douglas Outdoors’ DXF rod lineup. Based out of upstate New York, near the east coast’s Salmon River, Douglas Outdoors is a small rod company which just happens to be making some of the best rods I’ve fished … [Read more...] about Review: Douglas Outdoors DXF fly rod
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