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Sojourning Slacks: The 9 Best Hiking Pants for Men

5.11 TacLite Pro<p><b>Pro:</b> Additional belt loops<b><br>Con:</b> Tend to run baggy<p><b>Carry-All:</b> 5.11 has a long track record of making tactical pants, but what is good …

Early Season Crankbait Fishing Tips

This is an interesting time of year for bass anglers. They're chasing post-spawners in Florida while northern anglers are still drilling holes in …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

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How to ID grass and fish it effectively

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Tip-Top Smallies

Early Season Smallmouth

It’s been a long winter! You can say THAT again!<p>But I have some good news for you…the days are getting longer, the temperatures have started to rise …

Forillon National Park

<b>Location: Quebec<br>Date Established: 1970<br>Size: 59,305 acres</b><p>Depending on your perspective, Forillon marks either the beginning or the end of the Canadian portion of the International Appalachian Trail. Much of the park is pure mountain wilderness, with remarkable hiking trails that skirt seaside cliff …

Madagascar Photos

See photos of Madagascar (including lemurs, geckos, baobabs, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

The Largest Cave in the World, Complete With Its Own River, Jungle, and Climate

<i>P</i>eople have been crawling around the cavernous mountains of Asia for centuries, but remarkably, the largest cave in the world remained hidden from …

How To Fish A Tube Weedless: Stupid Tube Style

How To Fish Crawdad Style Baits

So This Baby Weasel Decided to Hitch a Ride on a Flying Woodpecker's Back

An amateur photographer in the U.K. captured the snap of his lifetime on Monday when he witnessed a weasel clinging onto a woodpecker’s back …

Essex

Tackle Warehouse Hawaii 2014 Part 2 feat. Jared Lintner - Tackle Warehouse VLOG #318

Canada's process to protect endangered species is failing, study finds

The Canadian government may be shirking its legal responsibility to protect endangered plants and wildlife, a new study suggests.<p>Scientists found …

Biodiversity

Google Helps Map Illegal Fishing

Google is lending its big data analytics technology to another environmental research project, this time it’s one meant to support the push for more sustainable commercial fishing initiatives.<p>The project, called Global Fishing Watch, is a collaboration between Google Earth, non-profit digital …

Waterfowl Tips: How to Hunt the Goldeneye Boom

<i>Photo by Donald M. Jones</i><p>According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the 2013 goldeneye population was 17 percent higher than in 2012, and 10 …

Bait Guide: How to Catch Bass in Any Pond

<i>By: Curtis Niedermier; Ilustration by: Mike Sudal</i><p>I love tearing across a vast reservoir in a bass boat as much as the next guy, but I probably spend …

Glacier National Park Photos

National Parks

Sensory Muskies - In-Fisherman

Mike Hulbert with a 57.25-inch behemoth caught on “Snooki,” the nickname he gave to a prototype bladebait he helped design.<p>Imagine if the sounds and …

Jungle Bluegills - In-Fisherman

Copper light filters down around dark green shadows, like rain around an umbrella. Saucer-shaped predators prowl under the canopy, plucking …

Supersize Walleyes - In-Fisherman

Across the Great Lakes and within many large natural systems and manmade impoundments around the Walleye Belt, summer transitions yield fine fishing …

Choosing the Right Soft Plastic Lure - Fishing Advice

by Dietz Dittrich, Mister Twister® Field Staff<p>Fishing is a lot of fun, however, choosing the right lure to throw for the day can often be …

Fishing

Drop Shot Rigging for Deep Smallmouth Bass - In-Fisherman

Late summer is awash in warm water, which sounds nice, but it means there’s less dissolved oxygen. The forage glut is in full swing. Fishing pressure …

Package Deal: The Story Behind One Reader's Secret Bass Bait

<i>Photo by Luke Nilsson</i><p>A lot of lures hit my desk. Most come from the huge companies wanting to show off their latest designs, or from small shops …