A quality fish finder will incorporate CHIRP Sonar to distinguish fish from other structures, A GPS for both safety and for logging of fishing numbers, a good quality, weather and glare resistant Hi-Res screen
The phases of The Moon can affect fishing success. This is due in large part to how the moon affects the tides. However with the increase in light during a full moon, if in a cloudless sky of course, then there are other factors to consider. So…
Walleye fishing line or leader should be monofilament or fluorocarbon of about 10lb test. Braid can also be used with leaders.
he average single seat fishing kayak is around 11ft in length. Fishing kayaks can range from 8.5ft up to 17ft for tandem designs. Longer kayaks are faster through water, and shorter are more maneuverable.
Rising and falling tides are statistically the best tides to fish. Rising tides bring cooler waters, and increases in oxygen, outgoing tides will take bait and nutrients out to fish
Tackle backpacks are a purpose built fishing accessory that allows an angler to effectively store and transport equipment they will need to fish.
Happy Fish farm is a converted fish farm close to Tin Shui Wai in the New Territories of Hong Kong. It stocks Carp, Tilapia, Catfish and Pacu. You can hire fishing gear or bring your own. The cost is about 100 Hong Dollars to fish, or 230 HKD with bait and rod hire ( including a 100 HKD returnable deposit)
You can use a baitcaster reel for drop shot fishing. This rig may not give the same feel as a dedicated rig but can be used for this fishing method. The main issue with a baitcaster is the rate the line comes off the spool, which may be a little slow if you need to get your rig down deep fast.
Drop shot fishing is a simple to rig, effective method to target fish using lightweight fishing equipment. The method aims presents baits naturally, both by having them fall through the water and then stay elevated from the bottom. It is possible to both vertical and cast fish using this method.
Soaking fishing line before spooling it onto the fishing reel is a practice that relaxes the line to help it lay on the reel better and prevent the line from coming off the bulk spool in a manner that promotes twists. Some fishermen say it is not necessary, so it is a matter of personal preference.