Category: Fishing News

  • Gamakatsu® USA 9-inch Pliers Now Available

    Gamakatsu® USA 9-inch Pliers Now Available

    New for 2022, Gamakatsu® introduces 9-inch pliers to its lineup. Similar to the popular 6- and 7-inch pliers, the 9-inch pliers have an added 45-degree angle to provide a comfortable position for various tasks. Say goodbye to awkward angles and hello to an ergonomic, reliable tool.  Like all the pliers Gamakatsu offers, these pliers are […]

  • Shimano Unveils Revamped SLX A Rod Series

    Shimano Unveils Revamped SLX A Rod Series

    DIAFLASH Technology Elevates Bass Angler Performance  Bolstering an already striking reputation, the newly refined SLX A series of rods provide tournament-level performance and unmatched durability at a price point that fits most any budget. Through a diverse range of blanks with varying lengths, powers and actions, the new SLX rod series delivers numerous enhancements and […]

  • BIG BASS BASH WILL PAY OUT HUGE PRIZE MONEY TO AMATEURS THAT CATCH THE LARGEST BASS

    BIG BASS BASH WILL PAY OUT HUGE PRIZE MONEY TO AMATEURS THAT CATCH THE LARGEST BASS

    WHAT: Fall Big Bass Bash Amateur Fishing Tournament WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, October 1 & 2 WHERE: Throughout the Lake of the Ozarks area LAKE OF THE OZARKS, MO – Thousands of amateur anglers from across the country will be casting their lines at the Lake of the Ozarks in search of a largemouth bass that could land them the $100,000 […]

  • Youth Coastal Fishing Bill Introduced

    Youth Coastal Fishing Bill Introduced

    The bill would establish a grant program to fund fishing programs for children Today, legislation was introduced in Congress to provide opportunities for youth to enjoy the outdoors. The Youth Coastal Fishing Program Act of 2022 was introduced in the House of Representatives by U.S. Reps. Maria Salazar (R-Fla.) and Donald McEachin (D-Va.), along with […]

  • Businesses and chefs call on EPA for Clean Water Act protections of world’s largest wild salmon fishery in Bristol Bay

    Businesses and chefs call on EPA for Clean Water Act protections of world’s largest wild salmon fishery in Bristol Bay

    Washington, D.C. – This week, business leaders are in Washington D.C. to deliver a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with more than 450 businesses signed on in support of the EPA’s Clean Water Act Section 404(c) Proposed Determination for Bristol Bay’s wild salmon fishery – the largest in the world. The Businesses for Bristol Bay […]

  • A Soft Approach to Slow Pitch Jigging: The Sea Falcon® Slow Squid

    A Soft Approach to Slow Pitch Jigging: The Sea Falcon® Slow Squid

    Sometimes, a soft approach is better, and the Sea Falcon® Slow Squid offers a softer alternative for slow pitch jigging. Hand-crafted with soft silicon rubber with embedded lead weight, the Slow Squid provides incredibly realistic lively action that cannot be achieved with traditional metal jigs or conventional soft baits. The embedded lead weight balances the […]

  • Anglers Cerja Jr. And Richardson Win The 2022 Bassmaster Junior National Championship Using Gamakatsu Hooks

    Anglers Cerja Jr. And Richardson Win The 2022 Bassmaster Junior National Championship Using Gamakatsu Hooks

    Triumphantly hoisting up the 2022 Bassmaster Junior National Championship trophy has “definitely been the most memorable moment so far” of young anglers Mark Cerja, Jr. and Gus Richardson’s fishing careers, they told Gamakatsu USA’s sales manager, Ted Thibault, in a recent interview. The newly-titled Junior Bassmaster National Champions are members of the Lone Star Junior […]

  • Experience Incredible Southwest Louisiana Fishing with Fishing Tom Guide Service

    Experience Incredible Southwest Louisiana Fishing with Fishing Tom Guide Service

    Fishing Tom Guide Service, Southwest Louisiana’s premier fishing guide service, is currently taking reservations for the later part of 2022 and 2023. This sought-after fishing guide service offers daily fishing trips, as well as lodge-based packages. There are a few days/packages available in 2022, but they are very limited. Fishing Tom Guide Service, owned and […]

  • G&L Materials to Carry Products by Tigress Outriggers & Gear

    G&L Materials to Carry Products by Tigress Outriggers & Gear

    G&L Materials is now offering a variety of high quality fishing products from offshore innovator Tigress Outriggers & Gear. G&L Materials, located in Morehead City, NC, is a leading distributor of marine extrusions and parts essential to boat manufacturers, fabricators, and DIY builders. Adding Tigress Outriggers & Gear to their product offering gives their customers an […]

  • Gamakatsu’s Nautilus Line Conquers Pelagic Bruisers

    Gamakatsu’s Nautilus Line Conquers Pelagic Bruisers

    Gamakatsu designed the hooks in the Nautilus series with inspiration from the pelagic mollusk of the same name. The engineers drew on the shape of the shellfish to develop one of the meanest circle hooks ever to hit the deep. For live bait or chunks, fresh or salt, Gamakatsu’s Nautilus circles are the hooks of […]