kayak fishing cape cod

Kayak Fishing in the Fog on Cape Cod

During a recent October weekend, two Boston-area college students paddling recreational kayaks drowned in the waters of Nantucket Sound off Cape Cod. The Coast Guard recovered their kayaks and one body in Pollock Rip, the fast-moving tidal current that spins northeast from the tip of Monomoy Island off Chatham. The two young women got lost in the fog soon after …

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 …