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Fillet Knife for Fishing – How to Choose the Right One

    A fillet knife for fishing is an often overlooked tool when it comes to your typical fishing gear items. But it shouldn't be! It is in fact a very important tool that comes in very handy.   Let's dive right in.   Choosing the Right Fillet Knife for Fishing   An avid fisherman is typically able to tell you the contents of their tackle box: fishing hooks, line in various weights, shiny and dull fishing lures, colorful bobbers, an extra reel, needle nose pliers, a flashlight, maybe some fishing scissors and a fishing knife.   Each of these tackle box items is an important element in both successful and not so successful fishing trips to the river. Having...

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Fishing With a GPS – A Must Have Fishing Tool

    Fishing with a GPS has become the new norm these days as technology continues to advance. In this day and age you would be hard pressed to find a fishing boat without some sort of fish finding device.   GPS devices have become the latest in technology and water safety when it comes to fishing.   Let's dive right in.   How Fishing with a GPS Improves Your Fishing   Fishing with a GPS is used as a means of navigation. It is also used to mark your favorite fishing spot so that you can find it again in the future.   What Is GPS   A GPS is a Global Positioning System that is made primarily for...

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Bass Fishing – The Facts and More

      Bass fishing has a fascinating history. It started in the late 18th century and continues to progress until today.   Let's dive right in.   The History of Bass Fishing   When Bass fishing began it probably was originally practiced in search for food among the people in the south of the United States. Since then, it has started gaining numerous audiences of all ages and nations.   Today, countries such as Australia, Cuba, South Africa, United States and most of Europe participate in bass fishing.   Historical Timelines   • The year 1768 or 1770 represents the birth of bass fishing sports. Onesimus Ustonson introduced his first multiplying reels to the fishing gurus and lovers. It...

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Alaska King Salmon – How to Catch Them

      The Alaska King Salmon is the official state fish and ultimate prize for any fisherman looking for the excitement of landing a big one. King Salmon in the world famous Kenai River are plentiful and huge.   Lets dive right in.   Fishing For the Great Alaska King Salmon   Sport fishermen in the Kenai have caught trophy Salmon weighing nearly 100-pounds. It's also not unusual for anglers to haul in 40 and 50 pounders.   Thousands of people travel to the Kenai River every year. They usually go with a licensed river guide, to pursue its most prized bounty-- the Alaska King Salmon.   What Bait To Use   There are a few types of rigs...

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Summer Fishing - Means More Bait and Pests

          Summer fishing is always a great idea during the dry season. When everybody goes on vacation because of the summer days, to the nearby river or creek is the best and most productive way to spend the afternoon with families and friends.   Lets dive right in.   Summer Fishing is Great. But...   Though summer fishing requires time and yes, spending it in the same vicinity for hours just to get a satisfying catch is important. Fishing builds bonds and of course, improves your love and personal skills in fishing on your own.   Try Something New   Days that are far from winter, the dry season is a fine time to teach yourself...

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