Mark Kendle

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Top 10 Topwater Flies for Smallmouth Bass

Written by: Kip Vieth, Wildwood Float Trips<p>I call the banks of the Upper Mississippi River home. Our shop and guide service is located right in the …

Four Tips for Deer Hunting in Standing Corn

<i>Photo by Lance Krueger</i><p>A few thousand acres of standing corn can hide a lot of deer. But whitetail guide Jamie Hoseth of northern Missouri’s Border …

Streamer School: Part 2- Rods, Lines Rigging

Earlier this month, during Part 1 of this 3 part series devoted to Streamer fishing, we discussed how to pick the <b>right streamer to fish</b> based on <i>water</i> …

Streamer School: Part 1

Streamers. Streamers. Streamers. You gotta love ‘em. If I’m not fishing dry flies, I want to be fishing with a Streamer.<p>We’ve gotten a lot of …

Fishing

Classic Pro Tip: 15 Steps to Fishing a Mountain Trout Stream

The keys to catching good numbers of trout on steep mountain streams are stealth and speed. Wild brook trout are wary, fast, and can hide in tiny …

Dear Letort Spring Run, I Surrender

No matter where you live, if you flyfish, there's a good chance you've heard of Letort Spring Run in Pennsylvania. If you haven't, it is arguably one …

The Combines Are Rolling. You Should Be Hunting

It has started in the Upper Midwest: the annual harvest of corn and soybeans that busies combines, fills grain bins, and helps my neighbor’s farms …

River Art

They're Here: Massive Mayfly Emergence in Wisconsin

Earlier this year I wrote about the annual emergence of Lake Flies in Wisconsin. But wait, there's more! More insects, that is. This week …

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Dress Up Your Camping Oatmeal - Uncle Sam's Safari Outfitters

Ah, oatmeal. It’s the hiking camper’s best friend for breakfast because it’s so simple to make in the mornings. No need to try to make perfect eggs …

35 Incredibly Easy Dutch Oven Recipes For Camping

<b>Before we get to 35 easy Dutch oven recipes, let us just tell you a little bit about dutch ovens.</b> We LOVE them. Everything from the even heat to the …

Cooking

10 Reasons To Always Carry Paracord While Camping

Not too long ago, we showed you the many ways a roll of duct tape can help you survive the wild 12 Ways You Can Use Duct Tape For Survival 12 Ways …

Introduction To Car Camping

If you’ve stumbled across this article it probably means that you’re thinking about going camping. First time campers have a lot of questions …

Camping

Want to Cook Up a Storm While Camping? Here Are the Tools You’ll Need

No eating out of a can of beans for BA staffers. From a wok to a fish spatula, here's what we bring while camping<p>After a long day of hiking, there’s nothing <i>BA</i> Test Kitchen manager and resident adventurer <b>Brad Leone</b> likes more than sitting around the fire, making a meal for friends. <b>This is his mobile</b> …

8 New Pieces of Fishing and Camping Gear That I'm Loving

Most of the anglers I know are gear-heads, and as much as I'd like to think I'm an exception to the rule, I'm really not. I like shiny new things and …

Brand Loyalty Pays Off: Coleman Camping Products

Several years ago, I received a Coleman camping stove as a birthday gift. Since then, I have been a loyal Coleman’s camping gear buyer—not only …

One Trick Bunny: This Streamer Will Fool Just About Any Gamefish

<i>Photo by Will Styer</i><p>At the tying vise, you can make streamers as complex as you want--creating jointed bodies, adding rubber legs and plenty of other …

Tools

The Swing

Fly Tying and Fly Fishing : The Lemon Lime Bugger

Wooly Bugger<p>By Curtis Fry<p>at : 8:07 AM<p>10 Comments<p>Print This Post<p>A Tribute to Dennis Brakke<p>For anyone that's been around the Rocky Mountain states for …

Flying Flounder - Flatfish on a Fly Rod

Catching a flounder with artificial lures is a challenge no matter what tackle chosen. Flounder often get a lure part way into their mouths only to …

Five Tips for Catching Bass on the Fly

The fish above was caught last week in upstate New York on Raquette Lake inside the 6.1 million acre Adirondack Park. I spent the better part of two …