Bowfishing is a popular hobby taken up by many people in the U.S. As the name suggests bowfishing requires the use of special equipment such as bows and arrows. However, one of the most important parts of the arrows is the arrow tip or point. This part determines whether the arrow will go into the fish and actually stop it from moving away. Although bowfishing arrow tips are designed to go through fish targets and cause legal damage, you do not have to crank the fish back in.Continue reading
Ice fishing is basically catching fish using hooks or spears in frozen water bodies. It is a fishing sport or hobby that is usually undertaken at the beginning and towards the end of the winter season. Ice fishing is yet to become a fully accepted sport in the angling community, but the few anglers who indulge in it say it is a fun and exciting winter outdoor activity.
A new angler may find ice fishing quite tedious at first. The freezing weather, digging through rock hard ice and trying to guess where the fish is may not count as fun on day one. Nevertheless, knowledge on the ice fishing sport and a little resilience is all it takes to finally enjoy the new challenge.Continue reading
Taking the boat out for a ride, either for fishing purposes or recreation is an activity usually done in pairs or in groups. Apart from getting the job done in an easier and more efficient manner, it also allows for a perfect way to establish close bonds with people whom you share common interests with. Moreover, a lot of people find it rather scary and risky to go out on the sea without people who would serve as their “buddy”. While this is the belief that’s commonly held among boat owners and/or fishing enthusiasts alike, the reality is there are some moments where you simply can’t find company, yet either want or feel the need to go out and explore the seas on your own. Should this end up being the case, you would have to learn how to launch a boat by yourself.
Unbeknownst to a lot of people, this could be done fully on your own. Besides trying your hardest to conquer the fear that comes with trying to do so, there are also a lot of things you have to keep in mind, but is something that's easy for you to learn and with constant practice, get used to.Continue reading
Back in the day, the only means through which people travel across lakes, oceans, and other bodies of water used to be with the help of sails or oars. These sails would usually be made of thick cloths and various animal hide that are deemed strong enough to resist the strong winds.
While these were effective on their own, chances are, their voyage would solely depend on wind speed, and hence traveling from one point to another through the ocean would take a relatively huge amount of time.
When it comes to motors for sea transportation, the Outboard Boat Motor is the most common, given that it is a variety of motors that are specialized for use at sea. Apart from that, it’s popular because of its minimal maintenance.
Regarding its operations, the idle phase is one of the most critical, and therefore something that needs proper adjustments to ensure smooth operations and longevity of the outboard motor. Having said that, this article would help to teach you how to adjust idle on Johnson outboard.Continue reading
The other day I was thinking about how much fishing lures and spincast reels cost to replace when I lose or break them. I also thought of how great it would be to customize my fishing lures and create entirely different, possibly better artificial fishing bait. I did some research and discovered that commercial molds and plastics are also relatively expensive. I was in desperate need for an alternative. What I came up with works so well and can be made from cheap, readily available household items including plastic and recycled materials.Continue reading
What are some of the Common Foods for Stingrays?Stingrays are usually found in temperate waters in shallow coastal areas. They spend most of their time staying inactive, partially buried in sand. However, sways of the tide may cause them to move slightly in their sand burrows. Stingrays have a camouflaging coloration that helps to protect them from predators including sharks and larger rays. Their bodies are flattened and feature pectoral fins attached to their heads and trunk with their distinct tails trailing behind their bodies. Despite being such a popular creature, many people do not know what do stingrays eat.Continue reading
Crawfish are delicious crustaceans that closely resemble lobsters. Many people consider crawfish to be as delicious as lobsters, which is why these crustaceans are harvested all over the world. In the U.S., crawfish are closely associated with the haute cuisine and culture of Louisiana. In fact, crawfish are the official crustacean of the state. I normally prefer to harvest or purchase crawfish on the day I intend to cook them. However, many people prefer to purchase and eat them later but do not know how to keep crawfish alive in a sack or container for several days before finally preparing and eating them. Fortunately, I will provide you with some tips on how I keep my crawfish fresh and healthy for several days or even months with minimal effort.Continue reading
In this article, we will talk about a cricket. It is another chatterbait that could be used to catch another fish. In life, we want things to be easier, nicer, and more relaxed so don't worry just sit, scroll and smile while you gain information about a cricket. This is going to be awesome and find the answer to the question "How to hook a cricket"!Continue reading
Fishing minnows are not too hard as most of the people think. After many times go fishing, I see minnows is very easy to fishing if you know their behavior and have the answer for this question "What do minnows eat ?". In this article, I will let you see how easy it is!Continue reading
Carps usually spawn between April and August depending on the local climate. This type of fish is known for having a highly reproductive system. An adult carp could produce up to 1 million eggs in its entire lifetime. 90 percent of the eggs it produces will be fertilized while more than 80 percent of the eggs will hatch. The eggs are covered by a sticky substance and are usually deposited in submerged objects.
The fish do not provide parental care to either the eggs or young. The fish begins to actively feed once it reaches about a third of an inch. I often meet anglers who ask me when do carp spawn. In this article, I provide details about carps spawning and why anglers should know when and where carps spawn.Continue reading