What's your definition of success when you're out on the water? It varies for everyone, yet there are some universal truths that should be acknowledged. Here's an insightful essay on how you can determine the success (or not) of your expedition.
The fishing tackle companies have invested millions of dollars in perfecting artificial lures that attract more than fishermen...they catch fish, too! While they can be expensive, some of these new jigs (and associated gear) are worth exploring.
To freshwater anglers, "fall turnover" refers to the time of year when the water is circulating from top to bottom and the temperature is uniform throughout. Understanding the turnover is key to successful fishing during this time of year.