The Official Sportsman Blog
Best Fly Rod and Reel Combos for Freshwater Fishing
Choosing the best fly fishing combo is a very important part of starting your career as a fly fishermen. We are going to dive into what to look for in a fly rod and reel package and what some of the best options are for your style of freshwater fishing.
What is Spearfishing?
Have you ever wanted to combine fishing, hunting, boating, and diving? Here is your opportunity to do all of those at one time.
What is Netting?
Have you ever wondered where all the bait comes from that your guides use? There's a fun little art called netting or using a cast net that can easily be the most effective way to get bait and start your day on the water.
What is Conventional Fishing?
Today, we are talking about conventional rods and reels. We'll be covering what you need for your style of fishing and how each works. If you're just getting started fishing, this article will be a great resource for you.
What is fly fishing?
If you've been out and seen someone fly fishing and have never tried it, you're probably wondering what the fuss is about, it looks complicated, looks like too much work, so why would anyone want to do it? We are diving into what fly fishing is, and why we like it and why it's really not too complicated after all.
7 Must-Haves for Marine Coolers and Our Top 6 Choices
Let's talk coolers and give you some pointers to help you find the cooler that will last and make your life on the water that much easier.
Types of Recreational Fishing
A look into the most common types of recreational fishing.
Fishing 101 Series Introduction
With boating comes fishing, if you're hoping to do both we want to make sure you have the info you need to succeed and to choose the right boat. Fishing 101 will be for all skill level fishermen, teaching everything we know about fishing, and helping you make the right decision on your next boat.
Essential Boat Safety Checklist!
Every boater needs to know what he or she is required to bring with them. If you're gearing up for a new season and need a refresher we've got you covered with our Essential Boat Safety Checklist.
What is Trolling
The best way to catch game fish that are hitting schools of bait is to troll along with the bait. The best way to troll is to use outriggers and keep those lines where they need to be so they don't end up in a tangled mess. If you want to catch more fish and learn how to troll for fish better we've got you covered.