How To


  • Trolling a Rip Line

    Rips are productive fishing spots for 2 main reasons: structure and current. From bonito to bluefins, striped bass to fluke, you’ll find a...

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  • Trolling Wire Line for Big Bass & Blues

    Want big bass? Think deep! Top fishermen have long known that to catch the biggest stripers, you’ve got to get a bait or lure down to wher...

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  • Building a Wire-Line Trolling Setup

    Say what you will about wire-lining, but it remains one of the most effective ways of targeting deep-holding striped bass and bluefish. No ...

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  • Tackle Tip: Old Fishing Line Must Go!

    If you haven’t removed the old fishing line from your reels, it’s time to do so. Fishing line retains salt, which can corrode your reel ...

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  • 5 Go-To Summer Bass Hot Spots

    Target these warm-water, fish-attracting features in mind when conditions get tough. By Matt Razey, Freak Finder Fishing Summer. It’s a t...

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  • Make Your Own Fish Prints!

    The ancient art of Japanese fish printing, or gyotaku, is a simple, fun way to record a trophy catch or simply unleash your artistic spirit....

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