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Every Fisherman Needs a Good Fishing Bag

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Fishermen use bags of all sizes and types. From wallets and small fanny packs to backpacks, chestpacks, and shoulder bags, these bags are designed to meet the needs of avid fishermen. They are handy for storing flies, lures, hooks, and small tools. The larger bags can accommodate a sandwich or two, small snacks, and a bottle of water.

Initially fishing bags were just another type of tackle box but today they are both more elaborate and more utilitarian. Some of the bags you see today are really large and complex pieces of side sided luggage. They may contain tackle trays, utility boxes, padded tubes, and a variety of pockets. Click to continue »

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Essential Fishing Accessories for the Serious Fisherman

Friday, January 2nd, 2009

When you’re just starting to build your collection of fishing gear, it can be hard to decide what to get first. All that fancy gear you find in your local sport’s store or online may look good, but not all of it will really make much difference in your catch. Whether you’re on a limited budget or not, though, there are a few items you’ll definitely want to have.

Fishing knives
A quality fishing knife is indispensable when you’re out on the water or at the lake. You’ll need it not only for cleaning your catch, but for working with bait, too. Look for a knife with a stainless steel blade, a rubber handle to give you a good grip when your hands are wet, and full-tang construction for comfortable balance. You’ll also want a knife that’s easy to open with one hand.

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