Baitcasting Reel

How to Repair Your Baitcasting Fishing Reel

Baitcasting reels are subject to rust and corrosion of the metal parts so always take care to keep the reel well-lubricated. A quick wash with some freshwater after each use will also keep this reel in good condition. The most likely things that need fixing on a baitcasting reel are worn drag washers and broken springs. Taking the reel apart …

fishing license in Pennsylvania

How Do I Buy a Fishing License in Pennsylvania?

Don’t let the khakis and button-down oxford fool you. I am an avid outdoorsman, despite my appearance. I enjoy hunting, camping, white-water rafting and canoeing. In Florida, where I lived for more than 35 years, I camped and fished whenever I could and as often as time would allow. One winter I even camped on a private river bank south …

pitch casting fishing

How to Pitch Cast in Fishing

Pitching fishing may sound like a funny term, but it is a style of fishing. This method of fishing involves using short, underhand style ‘pitches’ to cast your lure and to pitch a type of cast that works well in close quarters, especially when overhead and side cover does not allow one to make a normal side or overhead cast. …

fishing spear

How To Make A Simple Fishing Spear

One of the essential tools that any anglers could have is a solid fishing spear. A fishing spear can be used not only for fishing but also for hunting small game. The very best fishing spears are made of a powerful piece of wood with a metal spearhead. It is possible to create your fishing spear from a few recycled …