Tag: Fishing

This Guy Actually Landed a 5-Pounder With a Construction Crane

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It’s probably safe to say this guy didn’t use drag. Every now and then, we see people try alternative fishing methods, with which they often summon spectacular results. Rather than turning to a rod and reel, many anglers out there prefer noodling, jug fishing, trotline fishing, bowfishing, spearfishing, etc. The act of casting and reeling

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Shark Fishing: 5 Videos and Stories to Get You Excited (or Terrified)

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These shark fishing trips are both exhilarating and terrifying! Ever since the movie “Jaws” first hit theaters in 1975, people have been both fascinated and terrified of sharks. Plenty of anglers have targeted these giant eating machines and over the years, some awesome footage has surfaced, especially in the era of YouTube. We scoured the Internet

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How to Transform a Yamaha Side-By-Side into the Ultimate Fishing Adventure Vehicle


These tips will help transform your new Yamaha side-by-side into a veritable fishing machine. What would you use a brand new Yamaha side-by-side for? Whether it’s for work or fun, owning one is a boon for your outdoor appreciation. If you’re a dedicated angler who plans on using a side-by-side to its fullest advantage, then

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Shell Bobbers: From Shark Tank to the Fishing Retail Market


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The TV show Shark Tank can make or break an inventor. When this fishing product was marketed, sales went through the roof. Check out the success story behind Shark Tank’s Shell Bobbers. Have you had a great idea for a product but not had the financial backing to make it happen? Well, these guys had an idea for

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British Fishing Group Finds Nearly 700-Year-Old Fishing Basket


And you thought you had old fishing equipment! The Severn Estuary in Great Britain has just given up one of her long-buried secrets. A fishing basket that may date back all the way to the 1300s! And you thought your granddad had the oldest fishing gear you’d ever seen! The Daily Mail reports the centuries-old

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6 Under the Radar Outdoor Hunting Personalities to Keep an Eye On

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Here are some under the radar sportsmen and women to keep an eye on. The hunting industry has no shortage of famous TV personalities who everyone knows. like Jim Shockey, Michael Waddell, or Lee and Tiffany Lakosky. Some have even found some mainstream TV show success like the Meateater Steven Rinella, who can be found

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Wolf Picture Sparks Angry Comments, From Both Hunters and Anti-Hunters

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You’d think that anti-hunters and animal rights would tire of saying ridiculous things. Here are a few more of the stupidest. As we mentioned in Part I of this two-part series, I shared a photograph on my Stumpjack Outdoors page of a hunter holding a very large wolf. The photo generated over 10,000 reactions and

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This Ultimate Fishing Kayak is Unlike Anything Else


Boats, waders, or flip flops, it doesn’t matter what you’re fishing in, because this ultimate fishing kayak is unlike anything else. Not a year goes by where someone doesn’t release a new-fangled design dubbed as “the next big thing” in kayak fishing. The stand up paddle board craze took hold a few seasons ago, and

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Boys Fishing on Gramma’s Dock Film a Muskie Eating a Muskrat

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Bet you’ve never seen a muskie eat a live muskrat before! It’s been a great week for awesome footage showing muskie chowing down on prey. We first had Cody John Wolters viral video, shot July 8 from his kayak, that showed a monster muskie “snacking” on a good-sized northern pike. You can watch that incredible video here.

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