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Best Striper Surf Rods (Shore Fishing) #109

Surf fishing spinning outfits and boat spinning outfits are similar in terms of the rating system used to describe action and power as they relate to the various types of lures you will be casting....

CastingHow To: Selecting Striped Rods #105

How To: Selecting Striped Rods #105

Rods are generally rated by their “action” and their “power” and also include specifics such as lure weight range and recommended line strength, also known as “pound test.”  An entire book could be...

CastingHow To: Casting to Tarpon with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle in the lagoons of Puerto Rico

How To: Casting to Tarpon with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle in the lagoons of Puerto Rico

We spent 15-minutes on the phone with Capt. Tim Bowman to discuss sight casting and blind casting to rolling and feeding Tarpon with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle in the lagoons of Puerto Rico. Here's ...

Chesapeake BayHow To: Casting and Jigging for Red Drum with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle

How To: Casting and Jigging for Red Drum with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle

We spent 15 minutes on the phone with Capt. Nick Lombardi to discuss sight casting and jigging for red drum with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle in the Chesapeake Bay. Here's what we found out..  Capt....

BahamasHow To: Fishing Long Island, Bahamas with Chris Connelly

How To: Fishing Long Island, Bahamas with Chris Connelly

We caught up with Chris Connelly who escapes the cold and the New England off-season with annual trips down to Long Island, Bahamas, not to be confused with New York. Given its remote location, ang...

CastingHow To: Casting to Striped Bass with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle

How To: Casting to Striped Bass with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle

We spent 15 minutes on the phone with Capt. Derek Bielitz of the Highlands, New Jersey to discuss casting to striped bass with the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle.   Capt. Derek Bielitz www.bndcharterfishi...