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  • Leaser Lake Dam
    Latest round of repairs completed at Leaser Lake
    Hopefully, this is finally the end of years of troubled dam problems at Leaser Lake. After a new dam was rebuilt at the Lehigh County lake in 2012, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) proclaimed the repairs would be functional for 50...
  • Chef's Choice Model 700 electric sharpener
    SHOTSHOW 2015 - What is new at Chef's Choice
    Ok, Chef's Choice is not something one thinks of immediately when thinking of hunting, but what are you going to do to process the meat from the animals you take?EdgeCraft Corporation makers of Chef's Choice kitchenware introduced a new...
  • Deep Ponds
    The deeper the pond, the bigger the fish
    Most anglers know that if you have a large pond you can stock it full of fish. Even ponds that are shallow are good for certain types of fish. If you have a large, deep pond then you have the best of the best. Big fish like largemouth bass love...
  • Long lining
    Long Lining for Florida Crappie with James and Barb Reedy
    Crappies are one of the more abundant sport fish in Florida and a favorite table fare of many anglers. Methods for catching Florida’s black crappie vary, including everything from cane poles and live minnows to sophisticated systems that...
  • Fish, Frogs, and Fireflies
    Review: Fish, Frogs, and Fireflies by Robert U. Montgomery
    Well, he’s done it again. Robert Montgomery has produced another book that is motivating, inspiring, and educational. I thought his last book, “Why we Fish”, was outstanding. I think this book is better.Instead of writing...
  • Legislation introduced to open federal land to fishing, hunting and shooting
    Legislation introduced to open federal land to fishing, hunting and shooting
    A new effort is underway in Congress to promote recreational fishing, hunting and shooting on federal property. Efforts in recent Congresses have failed, but Rep. Dan Benishek (R-Michigan) is leading the way in the new session. On Monday, Jan. 26,...
  • Mini Maglite LED PRO
    Mini MAGLITE® LED flashlights, the answer to battery conservation + power
    The Mini MAGLITE® PRO LED™, Mini MAGLITE PRO+ and Mini MAGLITE® LED, LED flashlights, are the answer to battery conservation and or power!Some time ago this reviewer did a review of an after market product that was a replacement of...
  • Crappie USA Amateur Division
    Weather dampens start of Crappie USA final day in Florida
    Rain and high winds greeted crappie anglers on Florida’s Crescent and Dead Lakes on Saturday morning.Hosted by Palm Coast and the Flagler Beaches The Cabela's Crappie USA Super Event included 58 boats and 119 anglers, competing in Semi...
  • MAFMC plans three-day meeting in February
    MAFMC plans three-day meeting in February
    The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council plans a three-day public meeting in February. The council will meet between Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 and Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, it was announced in the Federal Register of Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. The...
  • Crescent Lake Crappie USA Day One
    Crappie USA day one boasts 2.83 pound crappie from Crescent/Dead Lake
    Anglers were met with a warm but cloudy day to begin Cablea’s Crappie USA Super Event on Crescent and Dead Lakes, FL. The event, ending on Saturday January 24th, is hosted by Palm Coast and the Flagler Beaches. Fifty-six boats and 119...
  • Better infrastructure called for to protect fisheries from climate change
    Better infrastructure called for to protect fisheries from climate change
    The havoc being wreaked upon fisheries requires a new framework just to be kept track of, says a new federal report. But the findings and suggestions aren't finalized; they were released in a draft opened for public comment. On Friday, Jan. 23...
  • Minn Kota Ulterra makes it easier to launch and stow
    Minn Kota Ulterra makes it easier to launch and stow
    As far as an angler with a boat can remember there has only been one way to launch a boat. Even seniors have it easy now since the new motor sets itself into and out of the water with the touch of a remote control. The new Ulterra motor moves the...
  • Bassmaster Classic what would you do if you won on Instagram
    Bassmaster Classic what would you do if you won on Instagram
    #IWonTheClassic Maybe you are not a bass fishing pro with bass fishing sponsors and maybe you don’t have a big bass boat with all of the details, and maybe you don’t have Bassmaster fishing fans. Maybe you were not one of the two...
  • Crappie USA-Crescent Lake
    Palm Coast and the Flagler Beaches hosts Crappie USA event on Crescent and Dead
    Competitors may be met with bad weatherCabela’s Crappie USA is holding their second event of the year in Florida. It is hosted by Palm Coast and the Flagler Beaches, on January 23 and 24. The event will bring anglers from several states to...
  • Winter Trout
    Fishing Forecast for Clearwater and Dunedin Fl., February 2015
    February 2015 Fishing Forecast for Clearwater and Dunedin Fl.Even with temperatures on the cold side this month, still there will be nice sunny Florida days that warm the waters on the inshore flats of Clearwater and Dunedin. Our February fishing...