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Missouri Angler Achieves Record-breaking Catch within 15 Minutes of Fishing Outing

December 26, 2023 | Baitshop Brandy

In a stroke of extraordinary luck, Anthony Rozniak from St. Peters, Missouri, had his fishing trip plans upended when, just 15 minutes into his outing with his brother on the Missouri River, he reeled in a remarkable 3-pound skipjack herring, …

FWC Introduces Exciting Changes to Saltwater Fishing Records in 2024

December 1, 2023 | Baitshop Rob

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is set to kick off the new year with a wave of excitement as its Catch a Florida Memory program unveils three fresh saltwater fishing record categories beginning January 1. Here’s what …

8 Great Tips to Get Started Ice Fishing

November 30, 2023 | Baitshop Brandy

Dive into ice fishing with essential tips covering safety, gear, and techniques for catching walleye, crappie, perch, pike, trout, and more. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to enhance your skills, follow these key points: 1. Ice Fishing Basics: Safety …

Unlocking Winter Fishing Success: A Comprehensive Guide

November 30, 2023 | Baitshop Sarah

Embarking on a winter fishing expedition is not everyone’s cup of tea, but for those who relish the challenge, it can be a prime opportunity to land some hefty bass. As an enthusiast myself, I can attest that braving the …

A Quick Guide to Fly Fishing in the Golden State

November 29, 2023 | Baitshop Sarah

California, a fly fisherman’s haven, boasts an array of lakes, streams, and rivers, making it a dream destination for anglers. With its abundant water resources, the state offers a unique opportunity for fly fishing adventures in both freshwater and saltwater …

Conquering Trophy Pike in the Fall: The Ultimate Guide

October 28, 2023 | Baitshop Rob

The allure of pike fishing has been intertwined with legend and history, often portrayed as fierce aquatic predators. Their notorious reputation, akin to the mythical creatures of old, makes landing a monster pike in the fall a dream come true …

Underwater Footage of Pike Acting Fishy

October 28, 2023 | Baitshop Rob

Anglers often wonder what fish are doing underwater when their lures plunge into the depths of rivers and lakes. Below you’ll find an amazing look at two pike chasing underwater lures in crystal-clear footage. Did you see how close those …

Monster Mike Goes Freshwater Tarpon Fishing with Live Bait

October 3, 2023 | Baitshop Garrett

Arguably some of the biggest fish are caught using live bait. In this video Monster Mike uses live bluegill to catch some amazing tarpon in the fresh waterways of Florida. Did you see the size of that tarpon? It was …

Top 10 U.S. Trout Fishing Towns

September 18, 2023 | Baitshop Sarah

If you’re an avid trout angler in search of the finest trout fishing spots in the United States, look no further. We’ve handpicked these 10 towns based on their exceptional local rivers and accessibility to diverse trout fishing experiences, all …

Mastering Fall Smallmouth Fishing with the Umbrella Rig

September 18, 2023 | Baitshop Sarah

In the North Country, as the mercury starts to dip, smallmouth bass come together around their deep wintering sanctuaries. When it comes to reeling in these finned adversaries, especially in the later part of the year, many anglers’ secret weapon …

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