Category: Fishing

The Best (And Worst) Weather for Fishing

Many enthusiastic fishermen hold a philosophy that says if it’s weather you can fish in, then it’s good fishing weather! Technically speaking, they aren’t wrong—as long as the conditions are safe. However, if you’re trying to plan a fishing trip with your kids or don’t have quite as much ambition as some of the more… Read more »

Why You Should Be Eating More Fish

In recent years a lot of new, trendy diets have emerged and found their place on many New Year’s resolution lists and weight-loss blogs. Some of them work for the short-term, some for the long-term, and some don’t really do much for your health at all. What about the classic approaches though? We’re talking about… Read more »

Five Creative DIY Fishing Projects

Fishing Projects

If you love to fish, you’ll enjoy these fun DIY fishing projects: Paracord fishing lure with a hook Got some frayed paracord? If it’s brightly colored, don’t throw it out—turn it into a handy lure! Just slide the end of the paracord rope onto a fishing hook and fray the ends so they look like… Read more »

Why Do We Fish? Here’s a Brief History of Fishing

Fishing History

If you’re like us, fishing is one of your favorite pastimes. For millions of people all over the world, it’s a much-loved hobby as well as a source of food. For many, it’s also a livelihood. Curious to know why we fish? Here’s a brief history of fishing: While humans have been eating seafood for… Read more »

2018 Father’s Day Fishing Gift Ideas

Father’s Day Fishing Gift Ideas

Does your dad love to fish? Maybe he even taught you to fish, and now the two of you love fishing together! If your dad is like us and loves a day out on the water, check out these fishing gift ideas for Father’s Day: A brand-new rod is always a great gift for an… Read more »

Northern Pike Fishing Tips and Techniques

Northern Pike Fishing Canada

Northern Pike fishing in Canada can be an exhilarating, yet challenging experience. The fish, which are abundant in Reindeer Lake, are easy to hook but difficult to catch. They’re attracted to most lures, but their impressive size and aggressive characteristics make it hard to reel them in. Improve your Northern Pike catch with a few… Read more »

Tasty Lake Trout Recipes

Trout Recipies

You’ve had a successful trout fishing expedition out on Reindeer Lake. Congratulations! Now, it’s time to cook that tasty trout. Need some recipe ideas? Find them below! Simple grilled lake trout There’s no better way to showcase the flavor of freshly caught fish. Begin by preheating your broiler. Once you’ve gutted and scaled your trout… Read more »

What to Look For in a Fly Fishing Vest

Fly Fishing Vest

There is nothing quite as fun and relaxing as getting out into nature and enjoying a day of fly fishing. But as with most sports, protection and equipment are everything, so it’s important to have a dependable fly fishing vest. Here are a few tips to consider when choosing your next vest! Why do you… Read more »

Walleye Ice Fishing Tips

Since it’s still chilly and many lakes are frozen, you might be thinking about fishing for some walleye! Whether you’re an experienced ice fisherman or a newbie, it helps to know a few handy tips for reeling in those walleye this season. Timing is everything Low light hours, i.e. sunrise and sunset, are prime time… Read more »

How to Choose a Fly Rod

Fly fishing can be an exciting and rewarding experience for avid fishers and newbies alike. But there’s a lot that goes into being properly prepared. One of the most important things is choosing the right rod. With so many options, how do you know which rod is the one you need to make the perfect… Read more »

How to Prevent Seasickness While Fishing

Fishing out on open waters can be a very relaxing and rewarding experience . . . unless you’re prone to sea sickness. If you want to enjoy being on the water without feeling waves of nausea, here are some tips: Find your spot Seasickness occurs when your brain tries to balance contradictory signals it receives… Read more »

Three Fishing Knots to Learn

There’s a lot that goes into catching the best fish possible, from the right rods and reels to presentation and location. But the type of fishing knot you use is one of the most important factors for a successful catch. So what are the best knots to learn and master? Improved clinch knot Also known… Read more »