Tag Archives: Fishing Life

Crappie Conquest: Essential Tips and Techniques to Catch Slab Crappie

May 17, 2024 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Rob

Crappie, also known as papermouth or calico bass, are prized by anglers for their delicate flavor and spunky fights. With their beautiful, compressed bodies and schooling tendencies, crappie offer exciting fishing opportunities throughout the year. But whether you’re a seasoned …

Top 10 Mid-Atlantic Fishing Hotspots to Hit this Summer

May 14, 2024 | 🪝 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 …

11 Top Fishing Spots in the Southwest for an Epic Summer Adventure

May 13, 2024 | 🪝 Featured | Baitshop Kelly

The scorching summer sun might paint the Southwest in a dry, arid picture, but beneath the surface lies a treasure trove for fishing enthusiasts. From glistening lakes to hidden rivers, the desert landscape is surprisingly rich with opportunities to snag …

HOA President Makes Shocking Threat to Kids Fishing at Lake

May 9, 2024 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Garrett

In an unsettling incident, a local HOA president allegedly threatened and harassed children enjoying a fishing trip. According to court documents, 57-year-old Kyle Tate, president of the HOA board at Stillwater Lakes, confronted three kids fishing at the community lake …

Embracing a Minimalist Approach to Enhance Fly Fishing Skills

December 28, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing Techniques and Strategies | Baitshop Rob

Fly Fishing Pack Gets Lighter A recent shift in perspective led to a lighter approach to fly fishing, spurred by the inspiration of a minimalist fly fishing sling spotted on Instagram. The desire to shed unnecessary weight from the fishing …

Father and Daughter Discover Presumed 152-Year-Old Shipwreck During Fishing Trip

December 18, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Rob

While enjoying a fishing expedition near Green Island in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Tim Wollak and his 5-year-old daughter, Henley, stumbled upon an unexpected find with their fish finder sonar device. Initially mistaken for a rare freshwater octopus by Henley, the …

North Georgia Family Receives Unexpected Holiday Gift of Fish After Overlimit Catch

December 11, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Rob

In a heartwarming turn of events, a north Georgia family is set to enjoy a bountiful holiday season thanks to the generosity of two fishermen and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The tale unfolded when Game Warden Issac …

Man Involved in Fishing Tournament Scandal Faces Fresh Charges in Pennsylvania

October 30, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Kelly

In a continued saga of wildlife-related offenses, Chase Cominsky, one of the individuals involved in a notorious fish tampering incident during a walleye fishing tournament on Lake Erie, Ohio, last year, now faces new charges in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Game …

Minnesota Teen’s Remarkable Fishing Catch: A Wallet with a Heartwarming Tale

August 31, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Garrett

On a fishing excursion this summer, Minnesota teenager Connor Halsa had a catch that far exceeded his expectations. Instead of a fish, he reeled in a wallet from the bottom of Lake of the Woods. What followed was a heartwarming …

Charleston Fishing: Seasons, Species, and Southern Charm

August 30, 2023 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Kelly

In Charleston, the fishing scene offers a delightful blend of history, culinary delights, and abundant fishing opportunities throughout the year. Whether you’re a seasoned angler or a casual visitor, the city’s diverse waters cater to a variety of fishing experiences …