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Evening Secret Blog – Fishing: An Awesome Way To Relax

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The world is getting faster paced every day. With the tremendous amount of technology available today, we can do many more things much faster than we have ever been able to do them before. However even though things can be done faster, we also have much more expected from us at home, at work, and in society in general. The biggest problem with this increased responsibility is the increased amount of stress that comes along with it. The best way to get away from stress is to try to take a bre…


How to hook a catfish?
How to hook a catfish? I recommend that you use a very good qualty hook that is durable. When you place your bait on there, do so through the top and the back. I would use the hooks that have two prongs on them so that you can get the catfish in more than one […]

How to become a better bass angler
If you want to become a better bass angler, you just need to have some basic information. Like anything else, the more you do it the better you will become. Trying new techniques and learning from others will help you out. If you spend all your time out there doing the same thing again and […]

How to Nail Striped Bass Anywhere
Can you teach me how to catch striped bass? Striped bass in freshwater are large, aggressive, fast moving and far ranging predators. They two goals in life, to eat all the shad they can find, and make little striped bass. In freshwater lakes and rivers, striped bass form large schools that can travel more than […]

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December 31, 2013 at 9:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – Saltwater Fishing: The Basics You Need To Know

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The fish you are after in saltwater fishing are probably these:
– cod
– tarpon
– eels
– sea catfish
– mackerel
– barracuda
– swordfish
– bass
– tuna
– sharks
– and many more varieties.
The Gear You Need
First and foremost, you need a good quality rod. Go for 8 and a half to 9 feet. Also, insure it is good quality as you will need the strength. In reels, you should go for those that are protected from saltwater corrosion. Look for those made from stainless steel, titanium or fiber/resin. Again, …


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December 31, 2013 at 1:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – One Man’s Junk Is Another Man’s Gold – Junk Fishing “IKE” Style

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The main practice goal for the vast majority of tournament anglers is to develop a pattern for an upcoming tournament. If these angles are lucky, they may be able to develop a second or even a third pattern in case their main pattern falters over the course of the tournament. These patterns allow the angler to focus on a minimal number of techniques, type of cover or depth ? and theoretically, they can duplicate the pattern all over the lake or river system.Pattern development has been the hol…


Lake Anna’s Crappie Man – The Daily Progress

Lake Anna's Crappie Man
The Daily Progress
Crappie, seemingly, are always on the move. What could have been a honey hole last weekend might not hold a single fish the following Saturday. The schools are very temperature conscious and will also quickly pull up stakes to follow the bait. In Lake 

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Fishing report: Dec. 5 – The Tennessean

Fishing report: Dec. 5
The Tennessean
Cheatham: Crappie bite is very good on minnows and small jigs near the trees. Center Hill: Smallmouth bass are being caught on top-water lures near the dam. Crappie bite is best near sunken brush piles using minnows in about 15 feet of water. Look for 

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Jim Sutton’s Fishing Report: Crappie spawn’s not good; sheepshead, bluefish … – St. Augustine Record

Jim Sutton's Fishing Report: Crappie spawn's not good; sheepshead, bluefish
St. Augustine Record
Most everyone's been looking for the surge of speckled perch this week. December is normally the first great month to find them concentrating up to spawn. The full moon in December is exactly when they're most expected to do it. Add in the two icy

Photos from Feb 1 TV Show on Crappie Fishing – ChicagoNow (blog)


ChicagoNow (blog)

Photos from Feb 1 TV Show on Crappie Fishing
ChicagoNow (blog)
This is the show where my daughter Lisa and I went crappie fishing on Big and Little Kitten Lakes out of the Wildcat Lodge. I've grabbed some video frame to share and you'll not only see some of the fish we caught, but also what we were using, a simple

Slab spread — How to use umbrella rigs for crappie – Louisiana Sportsman


Louisiana Sportsman

Slab spread — How to use umbrella rigs for crappie
Louisiana Sportsman
Indeed, the world is a buffet line for crappie, and a wad of baitfish presents an irresistible image to these feisty fish. Gluttons? Yeah, maybe that's the case; but it's also about feeding competition. If you don't eat it, there are plenty of

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December 30, 2013 at 11:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – Mexico’s Lake El Salto Is A Bass Fishing Heaven – Follow These Tips To Your Next Double Digit Catch!

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In the bass fishing world, a trip to Mexico is a must and if you want to almost guarantee yourself a certain catch, then Lake El Salto should be your first port of call. Why? Well, Lake El Salto has developed a reputation as just about the best bass fishing lake in the world, and for good reason!
Bass was introduced to El Salto over two decades ago and the result, a lake full of fish ready to be caught! Apart from being one of the most picturesque locations you’ll come across, Lake El Salto, sit…


Secret Santas wish shoppers a Lotto luck
The National Lottery Scratchcard Secret Santa Squad visited Buchanan Galleries and gave special packs to shoppers, which included festive scratchcards. They were in Glasgow after a survey revealed that 86% of Scots take part in ‘Secret Santa’ gift giving

Secret marriage rumours for Cowell as he books Barbados function
Simon Cowell could be getting married after arranging a secret function in Barbados. The media mogul and his girlfriend Lauren Silverman are said to have organised the event in the Caribbean, with friends and hotel sources sworn to secrecy.

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December 30, 2013 at 6:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – Fly Fishing Lines: A Fly Fishing Tip

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In this day and age there seems to be a different fly line for every piece of water in the lower 48. For example, one of the major fly line manufacturer offers at least 16 different types of fly lines, salt water, and fresh water; weights from 2 to 15 different colored lines, lines with different sink rates, plus anything a fly fisher could possibly want for in any type of fly-fishing situation. All fly lines are designed to get the fly to the fish; however, those wonderful fly lines can cause y…



It takes a long time to become an expert in kayak fishing. The period of apprenticeship, which must be served in order to transform the novice into a veteran kayak angler can be discouraging and often runs into years. About the nearest thing to a short cut is to have an old-timer take the first-timer under his wing and let the novice accompany him on kayak fishing trips Basically, kayak fishing is gradually making a name in the industry. Its popularity is steadily creating sustainable gratificat…

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December 29, 2013 at 10:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – Yellowstone Area Media Company Helps Protect Fly Fishing Waters

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In the past, most people have looked to the government to address various environmental issues. However, with the complexity and magnitude of these issues increasing exponentially, a different approach is needed.
The ‘Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers!’ campaign has become a unifying communications vehicle to address the growing aquatic invasive species issue and it has attracted the interest, support and active involvement of the private sector. The national Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) Task Force, t…


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December 29, 2013 at 2:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – Bass Fishing – Learn the facts that can help you catch the trophies

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In the fishing world largemouth bass and smallmouth bass are two of the more highly coveted fish individuals love to catch. Those who express an interest in fishing for bass tend to know all there is to know not only about catching this underwater marvel but their individual habitat as well.
For those who may not be quite as versed with regard to bass fishing or even those fishermen who would like to brush up on their bass knowledge, the following paragraphs will highlight some interesting info…


You Can Catch Fish in the Wind
The wind can be an anglers friend or foe. It all depends solely on the angler’s perspective and his/her situation.

How to Nail Striped Bass Anywhere
Can you teach me how to catch striped bass? Striped bass in freshwater are large, aggressive, fast moving and far ranging predators. They two goals in life, to eat all the shad they can find, and make little striped bass. In freshwater lakes and rivers, striped bass form large schools that can travel more than […]

How Many Rigs Are Too Many?
How many striped bass rigs do you take with you? When I am jump-fishing for striped bass, I take at least four rods rigged and ready to go with me, and have the close at hand. Jump fishing is fast and furious, and you don’t want to waste time re-rigging a rod when the action […]

How to become a better bass angler
If you want to become a better bass angler, you just need to have some basic information. Like anything else, the more you do it the better you will become. Trying new techniques and learning from others will help you out. If you spend all your time out there doing the same thing again and […]

New Jersey has a lot of fishing charters, how can I be sure to use the right one?
New Jersey has a lot of fishing charters, how can I be sure to use the right one? The fact that New Jersey has so many fishing charters means you can get value. You won’t have to settle for something that isn’t exactly what you want. Always take the time to find out what is […]

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December 29, 2013 at 9:00 am

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