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Giant Georgia Alligator Hunt Makes for an Exciting Catch and Cook

YouTube: SEEK ONE
Alligator Hunt

Alligator hunting looks like a blast! Here at Wide Open Spaces, we have become big fans of the YouTube channel “SEEK ONE” the last couple of seasons. Lee Ellis and his friends make some of the best edited hunting videos on the platform and they are always showcasing deer that most hunters would consider the

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The Saw-Blade-Driven Ice Sled Machine is the Greatest DIY Project for the Winter

YouTube: WillCFish Fishing TipsandTricks

I’ve seen guys get out on the ice using many different methods. Snowmobiles, trucks, sleds, motorcycles…if it makes it easier to move across frozen water, someone is going to try it. However, this contraption has to take the cake. Watch the video below: A Jon boat, bent metal piping, an engine, and a saw blade–somebody

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Pennsylvania’s 20-Year-Old Brown Trout State Record Finally Falls with Massive Lake Erie Catch

Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
State Record Brown Trout

Pennsylvania becomes the latest to record a new trout record. While many can agree that 2020 has been an awful year for many things, fishing is not among them. State records have been falling left and right, likely due to more people out on the waters during the Covid-19 outbreak. Pennsylvania has just become the

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BlacktipH Pits 3 of the Strongest Women in the World Against Monstrous Goliath Groupers

YouTube: BlacktipH
Goliath Grouper

Three of the strongest women in the world tangle with goliath grouper, who wins? Last year, Josh Jorgensen, aka: “BlacktipH” on YouTube did one of his most entertaining videos yet when he took three of the strongest men in the world out on his boat to tangle with huge goliath groupers that hang in the

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Guy Lands a Tarpon From a Rainbow Unicorn Floaty

Facebook/Jack Vasilaros

We’ll bet that you’ve never seen a guy boat a tarpon from a rainbow unicorn floaty. So you’re sitting around and you ask yourself, “What should I do for myself this Father’s Day?” You could have only thought of this in a dream: go tarpon fishing in a unicorn float with rainbow colors! Why didn’t

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Determined Lure Maker Crafts Homemade Spinning Reel That Really Works

YouTube: Marling Baits
Homemade Spinning Reel

Building a fishing reel from scratch is not easy. Plenty of anglers are the “do-it-yourself” type. Almost everyone has tried building their own piece of fishing gear at least once. Maybe you tie flies. Maybe you built a rod storage system out of PVC piping for your boat. Maybe you did something as simple as

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Driver’s Hilarious Struggle to Back Up a Trailer Captured at Texas Boat Launch

YouTube: Viral Hog
Boat Launch

This is one of the worst boat launch fails we have ever seen. We have all been there before. You are at your favorite lake or river when you get held up by someone who simply cannot back up a trailer to save their life. Whether you are trying to launch your own watercraft or

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Gear Review: The LunchEAZE Cordless, Heated Lunch Box is Perfect for the Deer Blind

LunchEAZE

LunchEAZE can have your lunch hot, ready, and waiting for you with the push of a button. If you’re sick of cold lunches in the treestand or on the bass boat, eating a boring, ragged sandwich down to the last bite and then rummaging through your tote for a rock-hard protein bar, then LunchEAZE might

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60 MPH Bass Boat Wreck Without Kill Switch Sends Anglers Flying


kill switch

Two bass fishermen angling on Toledo Bend didn’t have their kill switch attached and paid the price. If you take a couple of fishermen weighing, let’s just say, 200 pounds each, traveling in a bass boat at roughly 60 mph, and combine it with an unexpected hard turn, what do you get? Two men who

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