Tag: fishing tips

Preparing for your First Fishing Trip

So, you want to join the 40 million people who go fishing each year, but where do you begin? Fishing is a great activity that is not only beneficial for the environment, but for your health as well. Anglers are some of the first people to notice changes to the aquatic and terrestrial ecosystem. Fishing… Read more »

How to Prevent Seasickness

Love fishing, but could do without the motion in the ocean? If you’re prone to seasickness, you’re probably familiar with the common symptoms: headaches, dizziness, nausea, vomiting and cold sweats. It’s no fun at all, and can ruin an otherwise great day out on the water. So why do you get seasickness in the first… Read more »

What to Bring On Your Fishing Charter Trip

Packing for your first fishing charter trip? If you’ve never chartered a boat for a fishing trip before, you might be a little confused as to what to pack. A chartered trip is different than a regular day on the water: it’s important to be prepared! Here are some tips on what to bring and… Read more »

Myths about Fishing

Fishing is a past time that many enjoy, but just like all those other hobbies, there are many rumors that float around that are simply not true. Here are some clarifications on some popular myths.   There are plenty of fish in the water. This one would seem to make sense- you see people tossing… Read more »

The Weather Effects on Fish & Fishing

Many anglers know that all types of weather affect fish and their behaviors.  As the conditions change, the fish do as well.  Fish are incredibly sensitive to weather patterns and pressure fronts.   The weather ahead of cold fronts will lead to great fishing conditions due to the low pressure in the air.  When fish… Read more »

What Food Should I Pack for my Fishing Trip?

We all know that fishing can be a fun thing to do to pass the time, but being in the sun and enjoying the fresh air can really make people hungry! So what should you be packing on your fishing trip? There are some practical things to consider before packing food: What type of fishing… Read more »

Staying Cool when Fishing

When you go fishing, you’re sitting for hours in one place.  This can get very uncomfortable very quickly if you don’t dress properly.  Although you are in a wet, cool environment, there is also the sun beating down on you.  Potentially dangerous UV rays will be hitting your skin as you sit in the same… Read more »

Fishing: Tips for Beginners

Fishing is an art, no doubt, and to condense that art into a few hundred words is nearly impossible. However, here are some of the bare essentials to stepping up your fishing game.   First and foremost, know about your bait. If fishing is an art, then baiting is what color you use in your… Read more »