Bonefish are a big prize of the fly fishing flats – skittish, finicky, hard to see, harder to land, blistering fast runs, and arguably the strongest fish pound for pound on the flats, they are a wonderful sport fish. People travel the far reaches of the globe to chase these wonderful ‘Ghosts of the Flats’
GoPro Image of a Cutthroat Trout feeding Behind Kokanee Salmon in Idaho. A GoPro Makes Shots Like This Possible, But At a Risk.
Losing gear to the river, waves, or bottom of the lake is a pretty good way to ruin your day. It’s a bummer, and can get pretty costly, pretty quickly.
Losing your memories is
Realtree Kilroy – Your New Hunting Partner
By Damon Bungard
Kayak hunting is nothing new, in fact, hunting is what drove the development of kayaks in the first place. The word ‘kayak’ comes from the Inuit word ‘qajaq’, meaning ‘hunter’s boat’. Early kayaks were made of driftwood, bone, sealskin, and whale fat, and used to hunt seals,
Sight fishing to snook on the fly – definitely one of the best saltwater quarry with the flimsy rod. Snook, or ‘linesiders’, the Queens of the Backcountry, are stealthy ambush hunters with keen senses, prowling mangroves for baitfish. They are a great challenge to find, fool with the fly, and get to pull you around
Kayak fishing for big bass with big flies is super fun, and a great way to beat the summer heat. It’s becoming more and more popular, and there’s even dedicated bass fly fishing tournaments popping up like the Ditch Pickle Classic on Lake Champlain.
But, it comes with it’s own set of challenges (and advantages) for
The Power-Pole Micro Anchor is no doubt one of the coolest innovations to hit the kayak fishing market. ‘Best In Show’ winner of the ICAST 2013 New Product Showcase, the Micro Anchor brings the proven ‘swift, silent, secure’ anchoring technology that dominates the larger bass boat market to the ultralight world of kayak fishing. The
Let’s face it, big fishing kayaks aren’t as easy to throw on your roof as tiny whitewater kayaks. Bigger and heavier, it’s usually a two person operation, or a one man balancing act. So, kayak anglers are looking more and more at kayak trailers, and the benefits they offer. We’ll go through some of those
This winter has been a brutal one, with cold having a firm grip on most of the country and ice-lock on rivers from coast to coast. After a recent move from Vermont to Tennessee, I’m not missing the snow, but I am missing my friends, the rivers, and missing the anticipation that usually happens in
It’s always an exciting time when a new product comes to fruition. All the concepts, planning, hard work and anticipation finally realized in the form of a hunk of plastic, floating down a river. The Karma Unlimited and RG project was multi-faceted, but one everybody here was excited about as we had high hopes for
Camping from a kayak. No matter what types of kayak it is, whitewater, fishing or touring, camping out of a kayak and spending days on the water is one of my favorite things to do. For many people though, it can be a daunting task, and somewhat intimidating between knowing the right gear to use,