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Tips for Mastering Summer Flounder Fishing

Summer flounder, often referred to as fluke, are prized catches among anglers for their delicious taste and challenging fight. Found along the Atlantic coast, from the Gulf of Maine to Florida, these flatfish offer exciting opportunities for both novice and …

Deciphering the Dilemma: Bottom Baits vs. Moving Baits

May 28, 2024 | πŸͺ Fishing Boats | Baitshop Brandy

In the perpetual quest for angling success, bait selection remains a timeless challenge, with the ever-evolving market offering a plethora of options. Anglers often find themselves at a crossroads when deciding between moving baits and bottom baits. While both approaches …

Braided Fishing Line: Mastering the Line for Inshore Success

May 16, 2024 | πŸͺ Braided Fishing Lines | Baitshop Brandy

Braided fishing line is a fantastic choice for many inshore fishing adventures. It offers impressive strength, thin diameter for smooth casting, and excellent suppleness. However, braided line also has some unique handling considerations. What is Braided Line? Braided line is …

Daiwa’s Qunai Spoon: A Small Bait with Big Performance

May 16, 2024 | πŸͺ Artificial Lures | Baitshop Brandy

Forget bulky lures! Daiwa’s new Qunai Spoon is designed for precision casting and excels at catching a variety of fish despite its compact size. More Than Just Another Spoon: This isn’t your average spoon. The Qunai Spoon boasts a unique, …

When to Use a Spinning vs. a Baitcasting Rod

May 14, 2024 | πŸͺ Fishing Rods | Baitshop Brandy

The age-old question: spinning rod or baitcasting rod? Both have their strengths and weaknesses, making the choice depend on the situation and the angler’s skill level. Let’s explore the key differences to help you select the perfect tool for the …

Top 10 Mid-Atlantic Fishing Hotspots to Hit this Summer

May 14, 2024 | πŸͺ Baitshop Life | Baitshop Brandy

The Mid-Atlantic beckons anglers with its diverse waters, from vast bays to hidden mountain streams. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a curious beginner, the region offers a summer fishing adventure unlike any other. Here’s a curated list of 10 …

Hooking a Hudson River Striper: The Ultimate Guide for New York Anglers

The Hudson River, a historic waterway teeming with aquatic life, transforms into a fisherman’s paradise every spring. Striped bass, also known as stripers, undertake their annual migration from the Atlantic coast, swimming up the river to spawn. These powerful fish, …

Teen Reels in Million-Dollar Fish in Australian River

May 6, 2024 | πŸͺ Fishing News | Baitshop Brandy

Imagine a casual fishing trip transforming your life. That’s exactly what happened to Australian teenager Keegan Payne when he snagged a barramundi worth a cool $1 million. Payne, along with his sister and friend, were fishing the Katherine River early …

Michael Jordan Reels in Victory at Abaco Shootout Fishing Tournament

May 6, 2024 | πŸͺ Featured | Baitshop Brandy

Michael Jordan reigns supreme once again, this time on the high seas! The basketball legend and his crew aboard the “Catch 23” dominated the 2024 Abaco Shootout fishing tournament in the Bahamas, crushing the competition with an impressive haul of …

Master the Sidearm Cast for Stealthy Precision

April 30, 2024 | πŸͺ Casting Techniques | Baitshop Brandy

Forget loud splashes and inaccurate throws. The sidearm cast, also known as a roll cast, is your secret weapon for sneaky lure placement and pinpoint bass fishing. Why the Sidearm Shines Accuracy King:Β This cast excels at delivering your lure exactly …