Hogy — Travel

Pro Talk: Traveling with Fishing Rods, Reels, Hooks and Lures

Posted by Capt. Ross Gallagher on

Travel with Hogy At Hogy, we travel all over the world to film our products in action. In the process, we have learned a thing or two about preparing our gear for air travel. Careful planning is a must – what I land with is what I have. Compounding the packing dilemma is the fact that (in my experience) there are all kinds of opportunities to lose gear. So I tend to hedge all my bets. Here are some notes based on my experiences: Carry On Luggage Size: Most carry-on luggage has a max length of 24 inches. I typically only use...

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Destination Fishing Trips: Top 6 Southeast Fishing Spots

Posted by Hogy Lures Staff on

Charleston, South Carolina Capt. Tucker Blythe · Contact: www.greyghostcharters.com · Tucker’s Charter Style: Inshore Flats, Nearshore, Tarpon Fishing · Best Fishing Charters for Charleston, South Carolina. Seasonal Fishing Fall: Impressive numbers of shallow water redfish and trout offer the best fishing of the year using lures or live bait. Tarpon will gorge on our plentiful baitfish before they make their way back south. Top Bait: Hogy® Bunny Swim Bait Series & 14″ Original Winter: Cooler winter months means huge schools of Redfish in clear water. Some of the best sight fishing of the year. Top Bait: Hogy® Bunny Swim Bait Series Spring: Redfish and Trout will...

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Travel Rod Primer - Six Top Choice

Posted by Capt. Ross Gallagher on

Things have changed radically in world of rod manufacturing in the last few years with advances in materials, durability – and options. With more and more anglers taking vacations to far away places in search of new fishing challenges, rod makers have realized the importance of offering multi-piece rods that rival the action and strength of one-piece designs. Not long ago it was very difficult to find a “travel rod” that fit that description but that is hardly the case today. Here are examples of premium multi-piece rods that you can easily fit in an overhead compartment on an airplane,...

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