Carp fishing is a huge sport in Europe and is gaining popularity in Canada and the U.S.A. Carp are found in most lakes, rivers and creeks and can grow to be well over 30 pounds. A big carp will pull hard and make long runs. Be prepared for a great fight. Read the full article
Smallmouth and largemouth bass may be the most exciting fish to catch in the lakes and rivers of cottage country. Read the full article
For a new cottage angler the language of fishing can be quite overwhelming.
In fact, watching a fishing program or listening to a couple of old pros banter about at the local tackle shop can make you feel like you are on a completely different planet.
This section aims to make it all a bit less confusing. Read the full article
Here’s a list of the best fishing gear for beginner anglers of all ages.
Most new anglers want quality and budget-friendly fishing rods, reels, and starter kits to catch a variety of fish such as perch, bass, walleye, trout, pike, crappie and catfish. Read the full article
The gear and top techniques used to catch big northern pike. Read the full article
Catching walleye or pickerel requires the right rod and reel combo, knowledge of where to find the walleye, using the best walleye baits and applying specific techniques. It is also important to pay attention to the fishing conditions on the lake, river or basin. Read the full article