Fishing

Different Strokes: Expedition Canoeing (Part 1)

<b>By: Conor Mihell and Frank Wolf</b><p>Over the years, I've followed adventurer, photojournalist and filmmaker Frank Wolf's expeditions with awe. He cut his …

Kayaking

Why You Should Keep Grinding For A Pattern

After a month of all work and no play, my buddy liked to proke at my fishing withdraw by sending photos of his catches. After all, that’s what …

Fish

Rainbow trout stocking begins in Texas!

Folks fishing for something to do before or after the Thanksgiving festivities can visit the freshly stocked lakes and ponds of South Texas.<p>Texas …

South Texas

This Freshwater Sport is Taking on Its Saltwater Sister

River surfing was inspired by ocean surfing, but its popularity is growing all on its own.<p>Traditional surfing began more than 3,000 years ago in Western Polynesia. First making its way to Hawaii, the sport has since spread across the globe, leaving in its wake wave-chasers from all corners of the …

Hawaii

Family muskies, really good time on Webster Lake: Fishes of the Week

<b>Ray Kozak</b> of Darien showed his sons the best of muskie fishing on Indiana’s fabled Webster Lake over the weekend. <b>Luke</b>, 14, caught the biggest muskie …

‘Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV’ review

Fishing has a long and storied history in video games. While often featured as a mini-game in popular, larger games (e.g. <i>Ocarina of Time, Stardew</i> …

Final Fantasy XV

Tiny tools that might just save your fishing trip

We all want to have fun when we go fishing — not play mechanic out on the water.<p>So when your lower unit inevitably sucks up a fragment of marsh gunk, …

The lake is basic. The slippery, scuba-diving fly that lives there is not.

Salty, alkaline water? Sounds like a perfect nursery.<p>There was a salty lake that swallowed a fly. I do know why it swallowed the fly, and rest assured, neither the lake nor the fly is going to die any sooner as a result.<p>California’s Mono Lake is three times saltier than the Pacific ocean, and is …

Animals

2016 Charter Captains of the Year

Once again this fall, we asked those <i>Sport Fishing</i> fans who know of great charter captains to nominate them for <i>Sport Fishing</i>’s annual contest, Charter …

Sport Fishing

How do schools of fish swim in perfect unison?

Fish follow a few simple rules to form complicated choreography in groups.<p>A fish decides where and how to move relative to its position in the …

Science

Perch and waiting on ice: Chicago fishing, Midwest Fishing Report

Perch coming in, big time, leads this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report.<p><b>Anthony Talarico</b> posted some good photos on perch fishing around the …

Fish

NWA fishing report

<b>Beaver Lake</b><p>Striped bass fishing is excellent on the south end of Beaver Lake. Mike Whitehouse at Hickory Creek Marina said stripers to 40 pounds have …

Fish

Cudjoe Key's Fishing Secrets

<b>Editor's Note</b>: On the morning of September 10, Hurricane Irma made landfall on Cudjoe Key as a Category 4 storm, with sustained winds of 130 mph. …

Florida

How To Catch Rainbow Trout In South Africa In Spring Season?

So all the spawning has stopped, the trout have been feeding heavily and now the "conventional" stillwater fly fishing can resume once more. There is …

Fish

Offshore Fishing Tips: Becoming a Better Angler

I have been in the sport-fishing industry for over 30 years and have been fortunate to work with some great captains and anglers as a mate before I …

Cabo San Lucas

In India, fishermen are using traditional rules to tackle declining catches

In December 2014, Divya Karnad, a PhD student at Rutgers University in the US, witnessed a fishermen’s meeting in Sindhudurg district in south Maharashtra. The artisanal fisherfolk, belonging to the Brahmeshwar community, had taken the day off work and gathered at the village temple to discuss the …

India

11 Holiday Gift Ideas for the Waterfowl Hunter

One of the best things about chasing ducks and geese is the diverse array hunting opportunities we enjoy all season long, from early-season teal to …

Shopping

These flies make their own wet suits and once fascinated Mark Twain

Fish cannot survive the harsh salt and alkaline content of Mono Lake in Yosemite, but the alkali fly braves the murky waters with the help of its own …

Nature

Pros and cons: Best stand height for sight-fishing reds

If you've been sight-fishing, you know it's a lot of fun. But a casting platform, or “stand” from which you can get more of a bird’s eye view to spot …

Fish

Kayak Fishing the Amazon River

Arriving in style at Peackcock Bass Expeditions Floating Lodge by float plane<p><b>THE KAYAK FISHING SHOW</b> has just knocked a huge destination off our …

Kayak Fishing

Rail Rig revealed, 44 lb pike, fishing ‘Wembley, and more revealed by Angler’s Mail print magazine this week

THE RAIL RIG is revealed in this issue of Angler’s Mail print magazine.<p>Cover star Mark Foster shows how to tempt tricky carp after a drop in …

10 Cool Holiday Gifts For Outdoorsmen And Outdoorswomen

It’s that time of year again. Below, a rather eclectic list of ten interesting products I’ve run across this year that would make for damn fine gifts for the outdoorsman or woman on your shopping list. Perhaps even for you, too.<p><b>Orvis Helios 3 fly rods</b>. I fished an H3 4-weight prototype this spring …

Vladimir Nabokov

Fisherman caught with 6 times legal limit of trout near Enderby, B.C.

“If stuff like this is going on out there, in a couple of weekends that lake would be dead”<p>A Okanagan man netted $1,100 in fines after catching more …

Fishing group led by 'Codfather' shut down by government

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — The federal government says a group of commercial fishing operations dominated by a magnate known as "The Codfather" will be shut down for the rest of the season.<p>Carlos Rafael pleaded guilty to smuggling money to Portugal and evading fishing quotas. In September, he was …

Business

Geologist Murray Cave: Re-entry to guts of Pike River 'impossible'

A geologist who warned of the dangers of Pike River three years before the tragic explosion says it will be impossible for the new government agency …

New Zealand News

Dream Fishing Destinations and Trips

One of my favorite destinations has always been Guatemala. The sheer number of billfish there always made it an easy decision. Plus I love old boats, …

Costa Rica

The Happy Camper: Late-Season Paddle on the Nith River

<b>The Nith is the little sister of Southwestern Ontario’s Grand River.</b> It’s the sibling that’s prettier, more graceful, calmer, slender and has a much …

Southwestern Ontario

Moments from Missoula's 2017 football season

Missoula Football001.JPG<p>Missoula Football002.JPG<p>Missoula Football003.JPG<p>Missoula Football004.JPG<p>Missoula Football005.JPG<p>Missoula …

Montana

Bass Pro Shops' Johnny Morris: Championship a symbol of teamwork, pride

Bass Pro Shops' Johnny Morris reacts to Martin Truex Jr.'s championship victory and refers to the win as a symbol of pride and teamwork.

Sports

Woman catches record-breaking fish in Colorado on her vacation

A Virginia woman enjoying a chilly day out fishing on her vacation in Colorado unexpectedly reeled in a record-breaking arctic char, officials said on Friday.<p>Dr. Lindsay Regali, of Charlottesvile, was fishing at Dillon Reservoir with her husband, Luke, on Nov. 6, when she reeled in a 23.5-inch …

Fish