Category: Fishing

Choosing the Right Rod for Catfishing


Over recent years, catfish have been a popular target for many anglers. To help increase your chances of catching a catfish on your next trip, we’ve curated a list of some of our best tips, including determining which rod is best for the job. Let’s learn how to catch a catfish: Where to Catch a… Read more »

Buying A Used Fishing Rod: What You Need to Know

Tips for Buying a Used Fishing Rod

Buying a brand new fishing rod can be pretty expensive, leaving many fishers considering the purchase of a used rod. However, there are a few things to think about before purchasing used fishing rods.  Here are some of the things to keep in mind when you’re purchasing a used fishing rod.  Check the Overall Quality… Read more »

How I Became a Better Fisherman

Custom Fishing Rods

Sensitivity Over the years my fishing knowledge has improved greatly. Yet even as my knowledge improved, I did not dramatically increase my ability to catch fish. I am like anyone else and use a variety of baits, lures and techniques. If a fish hits a lure, I generally react appropriately. At first, using live bait… Read more »

The History of the Fishing Rod

History of Fishing Rods

Fishing has become one of the most popular outdoor activities in the U.S. over the course of time. As of right now, there are almost 50 million Americans who go fishing on an annual basis, and that number seems to continue to climb year after year. As a result, the fishing rods that are used… Read more »

Do Left-handed Anglers Have a Built in Advantage?

Left-handed Fishermen

Being left-handed can be tough. About 90 percent of Americans are right-handed, and as a result, most products are manufactured with right-handed people in mind. Scissors, computer mice, and other things that people use on a daily basis are better suited for those who use their right hands than those who use their left hands…. Read more »

A Guide to Selecting a New Fishing Pole

Arlington Way Fly Fishing Rods

Purchasing a new fishing pole is an important investment. Those who love to fish will often spend a decent amount of money replacing their existing pole with one that will work best for them. Before you decide to pull the trigger on a new fishing pole, you should take the time to consider a few… Read more »

Tips for Becoming a Better Angler

Fishing Tips

Does it feel like you’ve fallen into a rut when it comes to fishing? It can, unfortunately, be very easy to get stuck in place and feel like you’re not making improvements as an angler. However, there are some simple steps you can take to change that. Let’s take a look at a few tips… Read more »

Spinning Reels Vs Conventional Reels

If you’re in the market for a new fishing reel, you are probably trying to decide whether you want to go with a spinning reel or a conventional reel. There are many people who simply prefer one over the other. However, if you are interested in figuring out which one would be better for you… Read more »

Why You Should Teach Your Children How to Fish

Teaching Children How to Fish

Fishing is a really fun activity, and if you have kids, it is a blast to teach them how to do it. Children today spend so much time wrapped up in their electronics that far too many of them miss the opportunity to go fishing with their mom or dad. Don’t allow them to miss… Read more »