Category: How to Guides

Autumn Brings Best Light Tackle Saltwater Fishing of Year. By Jeff Burleson One of the best parts of living within the heart of the southeastern U.S. is the change of seasons. The southeastern states receive the best of both worlds with chilly winters, hot summers, and the best time of all – the transitions between […]

By Pete Rogers If there were ever a term that I personally hate in the hunting and shooting arena, it is the phrase “Target Panic.” I have no idea who ascribed this term to the physical and mental struggle archers have, but it seems to me to be a most inappropriate term. Flinching In the […]

By Pete Rogers In today’s outdoor world, footwear is getting inundated with new and exciting brands. How can a simple boot become so valuable to investors and to users? Which boot should I buy? What is it about a boot that makes me want to spend my money on this one rather than that one? […]

  By Jeff Burleson Fishing is widely known to be one of the top outdoor activities enjoyed by Americans. Once Norman Mclean’s, A River Runs through It made its theatrical debut in 1992, the popularity of fly casting took a massive increase across the country. The fly fishing industry experienced 60 percent increases in sales […]

Continued from: How To Select A Spinning Reel. By Jeff Burleson While the spinning reel choice makes a difference in the fishing experience, the spinning rod choice may be a more important piece of the puzzle to consider. Rods enable anglers to cast lures, work the lures, feel the strike, and retrieve the fish effectively. […]

  By Jeff Burleson Fishing is one of my most-favored hobbies of all time. From catching tailing redfish in South Carolina’s salt lagoons to teasing a cut-throat trout in Yellowstone National Park’s Soda Butte Creek, tempting a slime-covered foe on a rod and reel is the greatest experience ever invented. And we all started fishing […]

  By Mayrena Hernandez As a native Texan, we know that there are really only two seasons in Texas, or at least in the DFW area. One is a blazing hot summer and two is “something else.” That something else is somewhat of a winter or fall type weather. This weather can be icy, windy, […]

  By Jason Herbert “Dad can we shoot tonight?!” “Heck yeah, we can, in fact, we probably better,” I replied. I live to go hunting with my kids and look forward to the memories that we make together each season. That being said just like training a dog, there are things to know before introducing […]

  By Jason Herbert “Dad can we shoot?” “Uh…Sure,” I replied nervously. It wasn’t my boys’ shooting that I was nervous about. I feel absolutely comfortable with their gun safety. The boys would each be taking turns throwing clays for the other one to shoot at with their shotguns in preparation for waterfowl season. I […]

  By Pete Rogers I just returned from back country fishing trip with Kashabowie Outposts in Ontario, Canada. Trips to the remote wilderness always involve a lot of planning and packing. Part of the planning process for this trip included the need to provide potable water for four grown men for a week. Yes it is true […]