What’s the best gear for fishing in rivers for catfish?
My dad and I go fishing a lot. We used to use PowerBait but we just didn’t catch anything. So we started using mealworms and we caught much more. But the next time we went fishing and the other fishermen were saying the fish were biting the PowerBait! My dad and I love catching trout but we don’t know what bait is best for that?
Q. Hey Gear Guy, I’ve been bass fishing for a couple years now but I really wanna get into fly fishing too. My friends say it’s really expensive—so can you recommend a simple, cheap fly rod and reel to get me started?
With these ice-fishing tip-ups, you'll always know when you have a bite.
Q. Dear Gear Guy, Where can you find unbarbed fishing hooks? I keep on catching pumpkin seed fish, and they have sharp teeth. I think unbarbed hooks would help.
See photos from fishing hole events at the 2010 National Scout Jamboree.
Can you imagine going fishing without knowing how to tie an improved clinch knot? Or a double surgeon's loop? Neither can we.
Q. Guy Gear, I want a boat that is less than 8 feet and no smaller than a five-horsepower motor. The problem: My budget is $500. Do you have any ideas?
Improve your fishing. Reel in some tips from a master caster.
Your mission is simple: Catch Fish! Pee Wee is on his own for this challenge ... except for that hungry polar bear. Catch a certain number of fish to advance to the next level, but do it before the temperature drops.
Can't get enough fishing this summer? These games let you fish inside and all around the world.
Fishing after dark takes skill. Here are tips to help you catch your limit.
It feels like I'm the only one who doesn't get fish when I go fishing with anyone. How can I make sure I'm not the only one not bringing home fish?
Here are a few tips for ensuring the fish you catch have the best chance of survival.
Fly fishermen depend on knots and must know how to tie several different knots properly. Here's how to tie some of the more common fly-fishing knots.
You're ready for fishing. You've got everything ... but bait. And no cash to buy any. Well, forget throwing money at minnows. Gather your own! It's simple with this easy-to make trap.
Which lure is right for catching a fish? Check out these descriptions of some common lures and then go out and give it a try.
In the first of a series of fishing videos, FLW Pro Angler Clark Wendlandt discusses some basic tips to help you start catching fish.
Learn how to catch fish with these simple and easy steps!
In stream fishing, 90 percent of the fish are found in 10 percent of the water. Here’s how to find out where that is.
Fly-fishing is a specialized form of fishing that combines skill and artistry. Because it is so rich with tradition, it is a passion for millions of people. The beauty of the water, the solitude, and the skills that the sport requires have made fly-fishing very important in the lives of many notable people.